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Dance in society


Curipod generated lesson: "Dance in society". #5-7

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Updated 5 months ago

1. Word cloud
120 seconds
In one word, what does dance represent to you?
2. Slide
60 seconds
Dance is an art form that expresses emotions and ideas through movement. It can be used to communicate with others, bring people together, and create a sense of community. Dance is a fun and creative way to express yourself and connect with others!
Dance: Expressing Yourself and Connecting with Others
3. Slide
60 seconds
Dance is a form of expression used to communicate feelings, emotions, and ideas. It can also be used to express social identity and foster relationships with others. Dance can be used to blur lines between cultures, create bridges between people, and bring communities together. Dance is often used as a form of entertainment, as an art form, and as a way to bring people together and celebrate a common experience.
4. Slide
60 seconds
Different forms of dance, like ballet, originated in the Italian Renaissance courts of the 15th century. Folk dances are a reflection of the cultural identity of a group of people. The largest dancing event in the world was held in India and involved over 5,000 dancers performing at the same time.
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5. Open question
300 seconds
What are some of the benefits of dancing?
6. Open question
300 seconds
How can dancing be used to express emotions?
7. Open question
300 seconds
How has your own experience with dancing shaped your view of it in society?
8. Open question
300 seconds
What do you think should be done to make dancing more accessible to everyone in society?
9. Drawings
450 seconds
Brain break: Draw a dinosaur wearing a tutu dancing on a flower patch
10. Drawings
1260 seconds
Question: How does dance influence society? Clues: • Consider the different ways dance is used to communicate. • Think about how dance can be used to celebrate life events. • Look at how dance has been used to tell stories throughout history. In pairs: Select and solve one of the tasks: A. Draw the different ways dance is used to communicate. B. Design a celebration that incorporates dance as an important element.
11. Poll
60 seconds
What is the origin of the tango dance?
  • Spain
  • Argentina
  • Brazil
12. Poll
60 seconds
Which popular social dance originated from Harlem, New York City in the 1920s?
  • Swing
  • Foxtrot
  • Waltz
13. Poll
60 seconds
What is a 'dance craze'?
  • A dance that becomes popular for a short period of time.
  • The name for a choreographed routine.
  • A type of ballroom dance.
14. Poll
60 seconds
What impact did Michael Jackson's 'moonwalk' have on society and dancing?
  • It became an iconic move in pop culture and influenced other dancers.
  • It had little to no impact on society or dancing.
  • It was banned by many schools and institutions.
15. Poll
60 seconds
When did breakdancing first emerge as a cultural phenomenon?
  • 1990s
  • 1940s
  • 1970s
16. Open question
180 seconds
Work together in pairs: What do you think is the biggest impact that dance has had on society?
17. Personalised Feedback
360 seconds
How do you think dance can impact society?
18. Open question
180 seconds
What did you learn from the feedback?
19. Personalised Feedback
360 seconds
How do you think dance can impact society?

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