Dance - Teaching Beyond the Steps, Introduction to Modern is designed to introduce Modern to dancers ages 9 and older who have not had prior modern dance training. Each lesson is designed to fill a one hour class and incorporate center and across the floor material.
There are 15 lessons in the Introduction to Modern. Each lesson is designed to be followed for at least 2 classes. Each lesson plan and associated exercises build on the previous lesson's exercises. There are over 175 progressive exercises that cover the material presented in the lesson plans. A support manual is also included. This manual contains all of the class plans and background / supporting material for every lesson.
Click on the sample tab to download the complete lesson, exercises and supporting material for Lesson 8, which is the midway point of this program.
The downloadable version comes as a pdf bundle requiring adobe acrobat or reader (version 8 or newer) to open.