Dance Resources



21st Century Skills, Arts Map 


Dancing With The Creative Process: How to incorporate standards-based dance and movement activities in classroom learning and assessment - conference workshop links

John Morris, Dancer, Educator, Teaching Artist, guiding arts teachers and teaching artists through a series of powerful yet simple creative movement and dance making explorations that are standards-based, and well suited to integrate with any content area. You will learn basic movement tools and a dance making activity that you can implement – no dance background needed - to help your students explore classroom content and engage in creative problem solving together.


Maine Learning Results for Dance


"I Can" Statements

From North Carolina. An extraordinary resource to switch thing from "what I teach" to "what my students know and can do"


Kennedy Center ArtsEdge lessons for Dance


National Core Arts Standards (revised)


National Dance Education Association

A very full site with links to all kinds of resources including publications and blogs.


Maine Learning Results for Dance


Middle School / High School Dance Syllabus - Australia

A profoundly comprehensive AND clear and concise tiered approach... a must read for anyone developing a comprehensive curriculum. Word format!!!!


Middle School / High School Supporting Document on Dance Assessment - Australia


Exciting On-Line Resources for Dance Classes! By Grade Level By Performance Indicator

In January, 2010, the Maine Department of Education awarded the Maine Alliance for Arts Education a grant to support the identification and encourage the use of Open Educational Resources (OERs) in the Visual and Performing Arts. OERs are free on-line or digitized materials that may be used by students and teachers for educational purposes.