Foundations Part 1: FAU

Language of Dance Foundations - Part 1

Hosted by:

Florida Atlantic University Department of Theatre and Dance
Boca Raton, Florida

Monday, March 6 to Friday, March 10, 2017
9:30 am to 4:30 pm

Explore the universal elements of the Movement Alphabet and integrate movement Motif symbols into dance experiences to connect physical, cognitive and socio-emotional learning. You will utilize dance literacy strategies to transform your teaching and creative practices. Those who successfully complete all course requirements will receive the Language of Dance® Foundations – Part 1 Certificate.

This course is for dance educators, movement specialists and classroom teachers (K-12, private studio, higher education and arts specialists).

Instructors are Language of Dance Certification Specialists:

Tuition:
$700 until February 17, 2017
$775 after February 17, 2017

Register & Pay for the Course

2017 Foundations Part 1 FL
2017 Foundations FL: Day Rate

Included & Required Publications:

For more information, email: Susan Gingrasso

Course Description

Actively experience, explore, and apply the Language of Dance Approach to dance and movement practices to promote: dance literacy; support integration of the kinesthetic, cognitive, and socio-emotional domains of learning; uncover the pedagogical frameworks that support deep learning in dance to integrate the LOD Movement Alphabet into artistic and pedagogical practices. Those who successfully complete all course requirements will receive the Language of Dance® Foundations Part 2 Certificate.

Benefits of this Course

This course uses the Language of Dance (LOD) Approach to teaching and learning in dance to build your capacity to weave dance literacy into your practice of 1) dance as art in education and 2) dance as a tool for curricular integration.

BONUS BENEFIT: Get an insider’s experience of the pedagogical strategies the instructors use to create the rich and deep learning experiences in the course and how they connect to the 21st Century Learning Skills.

Language of Dance Foundations Part 1 Content

The Actions (Verbs)

The Qualifiers (Adverbs)

The Subjects or Objects (Nouns)

Participants shared, this course provides you with:

Participant experiences:

                                       

Genuine enthusiasm with the staff asking me how I was, and how my day was going before actually asking what I would like to drink. This place is amazing!