Dance Technique I
- Physical Education and Health
Level: 9, 10, 11, 12
Prerequisites: Must maintain a “B” average to remain in this class. A student will be dropped at the semester if a “B” average is not maintained
Credit: 1/2 per Semester
Students who are exempted from PE for any reason (ex. Band, Sports) may not register for this class due to the sequential nature of curriculum.
This class will be offered Zero Hour. Transportation will not be provided.
This is a semester class offered both first and second semester. This course engages students in basic dance education and appreciation of dance as a physical activity, art form, and lifetime activity. Students will be introduced to jazz, ballet, modern, hip-hop, and tap techniques, social dances, and musical theater. Students will learn different choreographed dances using the different dance skills studied. The class will also focus on fitness two days a week doing group fitness based exercise formats.