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Inclass support with the "Legends in Dance" series of Dance History packets. Rubrics and lesson plans for all the major dance genres.

Inclass support with the "Legends in Dance" series of Dance History packets. Rubrics and lesson plans for all the major dance genres.
Dance History-Legends in Dance- Bob Fosse
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Dance History-Legends in Dance- Bob Fosse

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This is a series of worksheet packets that I created for dance history and musical theater classes. I have dozen of figures from jazz, tap, ballet, modern, and musical theater figures. I developed these packets as a teaching tool for my students as there was no textbook for high school dance history acceptable for our program. These are written at the high school level, appropriate for most students in reading and comprehension. They are perfect for the Common Core Close Reading requirements. The packets are sourced and standard notated. They include questions. They work well as individual work, and small group work. We class correct then use the key questions for future reference. I follow up these packets with video clips of the particular artists and reflection questions. It helps the students connect the figure with the style of choreography. Perfect for introducing a pioneer in each genre and appropriate to leave for subs and group work too.
Dance History - History of American Jazz Dance
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Dance History - History of American Jazz Dance

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This is a series of worksheet packets that I created for dance history and musical theater classes. I have dozen of figures from jazz, tap, ballet, modern, and musical theater figures. I developed these packets as a teaching tool for my students as there was no textbook for high school dance history acceptable for our program. These are written at the high school level, appropriate for most students in reading and comprehension. They are perfect for the American Common Core Close Reading requirements. The packets are sourced and standard notated. They include questions. They work well as individual work, and small group work. We class correct then use the key questions for future reference. I follow up these packets with video clips of the particular artists and reflection questions. It helps the students connect the figure with the style of choreography. Perfect for introducing a pioneer in each genre and appropriate to leave for subs and group work too.
America Jazz Dance History Bundle
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America Jazz Dance History Bundle

5 Resources
This is a set of Dance history packets that are perfect for the jazz dance genre. Starts with an overview of the history of the genre. Then there are four "Legends" of the style: Jack Cole, Bob Fosse, Matt Mattox and Luigi. All 5 worksheet packets are stand alone or can work as a group. All packets are standards and common core aligned. They are a high school level narrative text with photos of the dancer. Questions are included. Worksheets are great for small group work, homework, close reading, sub assignments, etc. Check out all my "Legends in Dance" series worksheets in my store: Dance4Sue Dance History
Dance History-Legends in Dance-Jerome Robbins
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Dance History-Legends in Dance-Jerome Robbins

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This is a series of worksheet packets that I created for dance history and musical theater classes. I have dozen of figures from jazz, tap, ballet, modern, and musical theater figures. I developed these packets as a teaching tool for my students as there was no textbook for high school dance history acceptable for our program. These are written at the high school level, appropriate for most students in reading and comprehension. They are perfect for the American Common Core Close Reading requirements. The packets are sourced and standard notated. They include questions. They work well as individual work, and small group work. We class correct then use the key questions for future reference. I follow up these packets with video clips of the particular artists and reflection questions. It helps the students connect the figure with the style of choreography. Perfect for introducing a pioneer in each genre and appropriate to leave for subs and group work too.
Legends In Dance - History of Ballet - NEW!
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Legends In Dance - History of Ballet - NEW!

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This is part of a series of worksheet packets that I created for dance history and musical theater classes. I have dozens of figures from jazz, tap, ballet, modern, and musical theater. I developed these packets as a teaching tool for my students as there was no textbook for high school dance history acceptable for our program. These are written at the high school level, appropriate for most students in reading and comprehension. They are perfect for the Common Core Close Reading requirements. The packets are sourced and standard notated. They include questions. They work well as individual work, and small group work. We class correct then use the key questions for future reference. Perfect for sub packets when dancing is not possible.
Dance History - Legends in Dance - Martha Graham
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Dance History - Legends in Dance - Martha Graham

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This is a series of worksheet packets that I created for dance history and musical theater classes. I have dozen of figures from jazz, tap, ballet, modern, and musical theater figures. I developed these packets as a teaching tool for my students as there was no textbook for high school dance history acceptable for our program. These are written at the high school level, appropriate for most students in reading and comprehension. They are perfect for the American Common Core Close Reading requirements. The packets are sourced and standard notated. They include questions. They work well as individual work, and small group work. We class correct then use the key questions for future reference. I follow up these packets with video clips of the particular artists and reflection questions. It helps the students connect the figure with the style of choreography. Perfect for introducing a pioneer in each genre and appropriate to leave for subs and group work too.
Dance History - Legends in Dance - Alvin Ailey
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Dance History - Legends in Dance - Alvin Ailey

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This is part of a series of worksheet packets that I created for dance history and musical theater classes. I have dozens of figures from jazz, tap, ballet, modern, and musical theater. I developed these packets as a teaching tool for my students as there was no textbook for high school dance history acceptable for our program. These are written at the high school level, appropriate for most students in reading and comprehension. They are perfect for the Common Core Close Reading requirements. The packets are sourced and standard notated. They include questions. They work well as individual work, and small group work. We class correct then use the key questions for future reference. I follow up these packets with video clips of the particular artists and reflection questions. It helps the students connect the figure with the style of choreography. Perfect for introducing a pioneer in each genre and appropriate to leave for subs and group work too.
Dance History - History of American Musical Theater
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Dance History - History of American Musical Theater

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This is a series of worksheet packets that I created for dance history and musical theater classes. I have dozen of figures from jazz, tap, ballet, modern, and musical theater figures. I developed these packets as a teaching tool for my students as there was no textbook for high school dance history acceptable for our program. These are written at the high school level, appropriate for most students in reading and comprehension. They are perfect for the American Common Core Close Reading requirements. The packets are sourced and standard notated. They include questions. They work well as individual work, and small group work. We class correct then use the key questions for future reference. I follow up these packets with video clips of the particular artists and reflection questions. It helps the students connect the figure with the style of choreography. Perfect for introducing a pioneer in each genre and appropriate to leave for subs and group work too.
Dance History - Legends in Dance -Jerry Mitchell
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Dance History - Legends in Dance -Jerry Mitchell

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This is a series of worksheet packets that I created for dance history and musical theater classes. I have dozen of figures from jazz, tap, ballet, modern, and musical theater figures. I developed these packets as a teaching tool for my students as there was no textbook for high school dance history acceptable for our program. These are written at the high school level, appropriate for most students in reading and comprehension. They are perfect for the Common Core Close Reading requirements. The packets are sourced and standard notated. They include questions. They work well as individual work, and small group work. We class correct then use the key questions for future reference. I follow up these packets with video clips of the particular artists and reflection questions. It helps the students connect the figure with the style of choreography. Perfect for introducing a pioneer in each genre and appropriate to leave for subs and group work too.
Dance History - Legends in Dance - Robert Alton
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Dance History - Legends in Dance - Robert Alton

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This is part of a series of worksheet packets that I created for dance history and musical theater classes. I have dozens of figures from jazz, tap, ballet, modern, and musical theater. I developed these packets as a teaching tool for my students as there was no textbook for high school dance history acceptable for our program. These are written at the high school level, appropriate for most students in reading and comprehension. They are perfect for the Common Core Close Reading requirements. The packets are sourced and standard notated. They include questions. They work well as individual work, and small group work. We class correct then use the key questions for future reference. I follow up these packets with video clips of the particular artists and reflection questions. It helps the students connect the figure with the style of choreography. Perfect for introducing a pioneer in each genre and appropriate to leave for subs and group work too.
Dance History-Legends in Dance-Honi Coles
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Dance History-Legends in Dance-Honi Coles

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This is a series of worksheet packets that I created for dance history and musical theater classes. I have dozen of figures from jazz, tap, ballet, modern, and musical theater figures. I developed these packets as a teaching tool for my students as there was no textbook for high school dance history acceptable for our program. These are written at the high school level, appropriate for most students in reading and comprehension. They are perfect for the Common Core Close Reading requirements. The packets are sourced and standard notated. They include questions. They work well as individual work, and small group work. We class correct then use the key questions for future reference. I follow up these packets with video clips of the particular artists and reflection questions. It helps the students connect the figure with the style of choreography. Perfect for introducing a pioneer in each genre and appropriate to leave for subs and group work too.
American Musical Theater Dance History Bundle -  11 resources!
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American Musical Theater Dance History Bundle - 11 resources!

11 Resources
This is a set of Dance history packets that are perfect for the Musical Theater genre. Starts with an overview of the history of the genre. Then there are ten "Legends" of the style: George Balanchine, Jerry Mitchell, Michael Bennett, Bob Fosse, Jack Cole, Peter Gennaro, Jerome Robbins, Michael Kidd, Tommy Tune and Wayne Cilento. All 11 worksheet packets are stand alone or can work as a group. All packets are standards and common core aligned. They are a high school level narrative text with photos of the dancer. Questions are included. Worksheets are great for small group work, homework, close reading, sub assignments, etc. Check out all my "Legends in Dance" series worksheets in my store: Dance4Sue Dance History
Dance History-Legends in Dance-Tommy Tune
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Dance History-Legends in Dance-Tommy Tune

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This is a series of worksheet packets that I created for dance history and musical theater classes. I have dozen of figures from jazz, tap, ballet, modern, and musical theater figures. I developed these packets as a teaching tool for my students as there was no textbook for high school dance history acceptable for our program. These are written at the high school level, appropriate for most students in reading and comprehension. They are perfect for the American Common Core Close Reading requirements. The packets are sourced and standard notated. They include questions. They work well as individual work, and small group work. We class correct then use the key questions for future reference. I follow up these packets with video clips of the particular artists and reflection questions. It helps the students connect the figure with the style of choreography. Perfect for introducing a pioneer in each genre and appropriate to leave for subs and group work too.
Dance History-Legends in Dance-Twyla Tharp
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Dance History-Legends in Dance-Twyla Tharp

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This is a series of worksheet packets that I created for dance history and musical theater classes. I have dozen of figures from jazz, tap, ballet, modern, and musical theater figures. I developed these packets as a teaching tool for my students as there was no textbook for high school dance history acceptable for our program. These are written at the high school level, appropriate for most students in reading and comprehension. They are perfect for the Common Core Close Reading requirements. The packets are sourced and standard notated. They include questions. They work well as individual work, and small group work. We class correct then use the key questions for future reference. I follow up these packets with video clips of the particular artists and reflection questions. It helps the students connect the figure with the style of choreography. Perfect for introducing a pioneer in each genre and appropriate to leave for subs and group work too.
Dance History-Legends in Dance-Anna Pavalova
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Dance History-Legends in Dance-Anna Pavalova

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This is a series of worksheet packets that I created for dance history and musical theater classes. I have dozen of figures from jazz, tap, ballet, modern, and musical theater figures. I developed these packets as a teaching tool for my students as there was no textbook for high school dance history acceptable for our program. These are written at the high school level, appropriate for most students in reading and comprehension. They are perfect for the Common Core Close Reading requirements. The packets are sourced and standard notated. They include questions. They work well as individual work, and small group work. We class correct then use the key questions for future reference. I follow up these packets with video clips of the particular artists and reflection questions. It helps the students connect the figure with the style of choreography. Perfect for introducing a pioneer in each genre and appropriate to leave for subs and group work too.
Dance History-Legends in Dance-Wayne Cilento
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Dance History-Legends in Dance-Wayne Cilento

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This is a series of worksheet packets that I created for dance history and musical theater classes. I have dozen of figures from jazz, tap, ballet, modern, and musical theater figures. I developed these packets as a teaching tool for my students as there was no textbook for high school dance history acceptable for our program. These are written at the high school level, appropriate for most students in reading and comprehension. They are perfect for the Common Core Close Reading requirements. The packets are sourced and standard notated. They include questions. They work well as individual work, and small group work. We class correct then use the key questions for future reference. I follow up these packets with video clips of the particular artists and reflection questions. It helps the students connect the figure with the style of choreography. Perfect for introducing a pioneer in each genre and appropriate to leave for subs and group work too.
Dance History - Legends in Dance - George Balanchine
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Dance History - Legends in Dance - George Balanchine

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This is part of a series of worksheet packets that I created for dance history and musical theater classes. I have dozens of figures from jazz, tap, ballet, modern, and musical theater. I developed these packets as a teaching tool for my students as there was no textbook for high school dance history acceptable for our program. These are written at the high school level, appropriate for most students in reading and comprehension. They are perfect for the American Common Core Close Reading requirements. The packets are sourced and standard notated. They include questions. They work well as individual work, and small group work. We class correct then use the key questions for future reference. I follow up these packets with video clips of the particular artists and reflection questions. It helps the students connect the figure with the style of choreography. Perfect for introducing a pioneer in each genre and appropriate to leave for subs and group work too.
Dance History-Legends in Dance -Michael Bennett
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Dance History-Legends in Dance -Michael Bennett

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This is a series of worksheet packets that I created for dance history and musical theater classes. I have dozen of figures from jazz, tap, ballet, modern, and musical theater figures. I developed these packets as a teaching tool for my students as there was no textbook for high school dance history acceptable for our program. These are written at the high school level, appropriate for most students in reading and comprehension. They are perfect for the Common Core Close Reading requirements. The packets are sourced and standard notated. They include questions. They work well as individual work, and small group work. We class correct then use the key questions for future reference. I follow up these packets with video clips of the particular artists and reflection questions. It helps the students connect the figure with the style of choreography. Perfect for introducing a pioneer in each genre and appropriate to leave for subs and group work too.
Dance History-Legends in Dance- Jack Cole
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Dance History-Legends in Dance- Jack Cole

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This is a series of worksheet packets that I created for dance history and musical theater classes. I have dozen of figures from jazz, tap, ballet, modern, and musical theater figures. I developed these packets as a teaching tool for my students as there was no textbook for high school dance history acceptable for our program. These are written at the high school level, appropriate for most students in reading and comprehension. They are perfect for the Common Core Close Reading requirements. The packets are sourced and standard notated. They include questions. They work well as individual work, and small group work. We class correct then use the key questions for future reference. I follow up these packets with video clips of the particular artists and reflection questions. It helps the students connect the figure with the style of choreography. Perfect for introducing a pioneer in each genre and appropriate to leave for subs and group work too.
America Tap Dance History Bundle
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America Tap Dance History Bundle

7 Resources
This is a set of Dance history packets that are perfect for the tap dance genre. Starts with an overview of the history of the genre. Then there are six "Legends" of the style: JFred Astaire, Nicholas Brothers, Gregory Hines, Honi Coles, Savion Glover and one on tap teams of the era. All 7 worksheet packets are stand alone or can work as a group. All packets are standards and common core aligned. They are a high school level narrative text with photos of the dancer. Questions are included. Worksheets are great for small group work, homework, close reading, sub assignments, etc. Check out all my "Legends in Dance" series worksheets in my store: Dance4Sue Dance History