1/2 A Zoya’s Class: What we know about Dance

What we know and like about Dance:

I know that dance uses energy. Spencer

Ballet is a type of dancing. Isla

You can dance slow when the music is slow. Sanja

You can dance fast to fast music. Sienna

You can do break dancing. Zack

You can use any part of your body. Max

You can express your feelings. Adelaide

You need to use all of your space. Jeyda

You can move one part of your body at a time. Anna

When you dance you can dance fast, slow or medium in time with the music. Aleyna

You can dance to the beat of the music. James

 

5/6 Monoprinting Unit

The year 5/6 students have completed their unit of work on monoprinting. A monoprint is a one time print. We used acrylic paint on glass and explored a new tool Gelli Pads. Students then chose their favourite print and framed them using some lovely picture frame folders donated by Deb Joyce. Thanks Deb. image image image image image image image image image image

Prep A Dance Unit Reflection

What we like and know about dance:

You can move one part of your body. Ayla

I like to move any part of my body. Tommy

I like to move all of my body. Angus

I like dancing because I can just go wild. Ellena

I like to dance with the ribbons. Arabella

I like the dancing ribbons. Zachery

I like to move my legs and arms. Miles

I like playing with the ribbons. Declan

You can move any part of your body. Audrey

I like to move my legs. Noah

I like to dance funny. Jamie

I like to move my arms. Juliet

I like to dance to the beat. Lincoln

I like to dance fast. Gracie

I like to dance with my arms and the ribbons. Isla

I like to dance fast. Chloe

I like to dance with the ribbons. Amerie

I like to dance with the parachute. Henry

 

Prep C Dance Unit

image imageWhat we like and know about Dance:

I love dancing. Arlington

I like to play musical statues. Catherine

I like to do funny dances. Lexie

I like to play musical statues. Joseph

I like dancing. Roji

I like playing and dancing with the parachute. Ruben

I like to play musical statues. Mag

I like dancing like a clown. Michaela

I love dancing. Adam

I like dancing. Emmy

I love dancing. Stephan

I like dancing. Every time I dance it makes me smile. Hamza

Balancing and dancing. Bhagavda

I like to play musical statues. Tessa

I like to play musical statues. Nicoli

I like to play musical statues and I smile. Isabella

I like to play fast music. Sascha

 

The Elements of Dance are:

Movement

Space

Body

Time

Energy.

1/2 C Dance Unit

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What we know about dance:

You need to have energy to dance. Callum

You need to have space to dance. Anika

You need to keep in time with the music. Oliver

If it was slow music you would dance slow, if it was a happy song you wouldn’t dance like you are sad. Mia

You need music to dance. Annie

Some dances you need to have a partner. Will

put energy into your dances. Edison

You need to use the space you have. Neve

You shouldn’t be talking when your dancing on stage. Charlie

Shouldn’t be silly when your dancing. Lilly

If it is happy music you should dance like your happy and if your sad you should dance like you are sad. Olivia

 

 

The Elements of Dance and how we used them when doing hip hop!:

Movement: We did circles and squares with our body. Olivia

We move our whole body when doing Hip Hop. Anika

We have to stretch before we do Hip Hop! Annie

Space: Need lots of space when doing Hip Hop. Will

Need heaps of space so you don’t bump into people when doing Hip Hop. Imogen

Need lots of space to move around. Lilly

Need to stay in your own space. Nikita

Energy If you have energy you will be able to do lots of dancing. Mia

Use lots of energy so your dance looks nice. Callum

Use lots of energy when doing Hip Hop as it takes a lot of energy. Neve

Time: you need to keep in time with other people. Oliver

Keep in time with the music. Olivia

They did the Hip Hop in the right time. Einaas

Body: You need to move your body. Addison

Need to move your body when doing Hip Hop. Charlie.

Need to use your whole body. Anika

 

 

1/ 2 B Performing Arts

image image image imageWhat we know about Dance:

Have to keep in time with the music. Hamish

You need to have energy to dance other wise you might not be able to keep up with the music. Evan

Keep in rhythms. Ijaz

Use your body to dance. Dalia

Need to have space to dance. Sean

Need to keep the beat when dancing. Matilda

Don’t have to have to have music to dance. Alaska

Your body helps you to dance. Gianni

You need to use your body to dance. Sophie

Need energy to dance otherwise it will be sloppy. Samuel

You need to know the elements to dance. Josh

 

The Elements of Dance are and how we used them when doing some Hip Hop Dancing:

Space: we found our own space to dance in, making sure we don’t touch anyone so we don’t hurt each other. Gianni

Energy: We used energy in our dance to show we where excited about dancing. Sophie.

Body: We used our body to move and dance to the music. Ijaz

Time: You have to keep in time with the music and the instructor. Naima

Movement: You can use a range of movements to make the dance look good. Matilda

We had to do a lot of stepping around the area when doing hip hop. Samuel

Hip Hop is a fast dance and can be hard to keep in time. Samuel

Hip hop made me really puffed out. Hamish

Hip hop was fun. Sophie

I feel breathless after the hip hop. I liked to do the hip hop dancing. Ijaz

Hip hop is very tiring but I still like it. Evan

Prep Nicole’s Class Dancing

What we like about dancing:

Cleo likes to listen to the beat when she is dancing.

Vasilia likes to dance to the beat.

Atticus likes to move around a lot.

Leo likes to move around the room.

Amelia like to dance with the ribbons.

Gemma likes to move her body.

Evan likes to move his body.

Otso likes to move around.

Sharvin likes to sing and dance.

George likes to dance.

Joe likes to sing loud.

Isabella likes to move around when dancing and singing.

Kila likes to do funny dances.

Isla likes to dance around the room.

Aman likes to dance like a clown.

Angelica likes to dance like a clown.

Alexander likes to do break dancing.

Tia likes to use the room and dance with the ribbons.

Aisha likes to dance around the room.