This lesson is the 4th of 6 lessons. The concept of theme and variation is introduced as another type of form which can be used in dance. Students will briefly review AB, ABA, and Rondo form and then, begin to create movement with theme and variation. This unit will culminate with students performing a dance including AB, ABA, Rondo, and Theme and Variations. Students will also critique their own work and the work of others.
How can I vary a movement theme?
Other Instructional Materials or Notes:
- D.CR Creating - I can conceive and develop new artistic ideas and work.
- D.R Responding - I can interpret (read) and evaluate how dance conveys meaning.
Lesson Created By: CynthiaWaddell
Lesson Partners: ABC (Arts in Basic Curriculum)