Year 3/4 students spent this week adding form to their masks. Students are required to use this art element in the sculpting of their mask. They used paper and masking tape to stick the three dimensional shapes on. They look fantastic.
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
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.
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
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:
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
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
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.