Grade 9-12 Dance Standard 6

Content Standard

Making connections between dance and healthful living

Achievement Standard

  • Students reflect upon their own progress and personal growth during their study of dance
  • Students effectively communicate how lifestyle choices affect the dancer
  • Students analyze historical and cultural images of the body in dance and compare these to images of the body in contemporary media

  • Students discuss challenges facing professional performers in maintaining healthy lifestyles

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National Core Arts Standards

The Standards found on this site reference the 1994 voluntary national arts standards. Arts learning standards were recently revised and published as the National Core Arts Standards (http://nationalartsstandards.org). The new standards outline a conceptual framework for arts learning for K-12 students in Dance, Media Arts, Music, Theatre and Visual Arts. ARTSEDGE is working to include the new standards along with existing standards during the transition period.


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