Lesson Planning Pack - Dance

Innovative and inspiring ideas for using dance in PE lessons, as well as for cross-curricular teaching, including history and physics.

There are 4 videos in this series.

3 mins The Suitcase Dance
A second world war evacuee's suitcase is the stimulus for a cross-curricular dance lesson in this Key Stage 2 lesson starter.
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4 mins Dance - Four Body Shapes
Find out how pupils at Brindishe Green School have been improving their dancing and cross-curricular learning by using different body shapes in their dance lessons, in this primary lesson idea.
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3 mins Dance - Moving Like Magnets
Magnets inspire movement in this fun Key Stage 2 lesson starter as Year 3 pupils explore the properties of magnets to create dances.
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4 mins Easy Dance Warm-Ups
A dance education specialist demonstrates how warm-ups for Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2 lessons can be easy even for wary teachers, in this CPD resource.
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