Dance as a Way of Knowing

Jennifer Donohue Zakkai illuminates why and how dance is a powerful tool for learning and creativity in K–6 classrooms. In this “workshop on paper” you'll discover how to build on what you already know about movement, and implement techniques to tap into children's natural appetite for moving.

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Jennifer Donohue Zakkai illuminates why and how dance is a powerful tool for learning and creativity in K–6 classrooms. In this “workshop on paper” you'll discover how to build on what you already know about movement, and implement techniques to tap into children's natural appetite for moving.

Zakkai addresses the challenges of engaging students in full-bodied motion in the classroom. She focuses first on helping students become responsible movers in the space, then offers structured l...read more

About the Author(s)

Jennifer Donohue Zakkai has served as an artist educator for the Galef Institute, conducting professional development dance workshops for teachers across the country and working as a field coach.

Table of Contents

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1. Moving to Learn
2. What Is Movement and Dance?
3. Getting into Action
4. Moving into Understanding
5. Moving into Exploration and Discovery
6. How to Design Your Own Lessons
7. Moving into Artistic Expression
Professional Bibliography
Children’s Bibliography
Professional Associations and Publications

Product Details

Grade Range: K-4
Media: 144 pp/paper
Item No: 0064
ISBN: 978-157110-064-1

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