K - 3 Learning Pages:
Resources for Kindergarten to Grade 3 teachers

 List Serve - Web Resources

Physical Education - Dance

Ambassadors DJ Service - http://www.ambassdj.com/page25.html How to do the macarena, with midi file

Apples 4 the Teacher: Native Dances - http://www.apples4theteacher.com/native-american/songs-dances/index.html 4 American Aboriginal dances, includes sheet music

ArtsEdge: Dance - http://artsedge.kennedy-center.org/teach/les.cfm?subjectId=DAN&otherSubjectId=&gradeBandId=&showDescriptions=true&sortColumn=&x=9&y=6 Long list of dance ideas categorized by grade levels

Arts Online: Dance - http://arts.unitec.ac.nz/teach/lessons/dance/ Ideas divided by age groupings

CanTeach: Dance - http://www.canteach.ca/elementary/fadance.html 7 different dance ideas

Education Planet - http://www.educationplanet.com/search/Art_and_Music/Dance Almost 400 links to dance sites

Folk Dance Association - http://www.folkdancing.org/ Go to the bottom third of the Library page where you'll find a very comprehensive listing of the different folk dances organized by country. Each links to another page with multitude web resources.

Gum Tree Country - http://members.chello.nl/p.vdwende/stepdance.htm Alphabetized dances

Lesson Planet: Dance - http://www.lessonplanet.com/search/search?media=lesson&keywords=folk+dance&gclid=CMTAlPuev4gCFQt7WAodUhkIMA Great list of resources (137 lessons), but there is a sign-up fee. Trial period available, if you want a short term download opportunity.

Lesson Planz - http://www.lessonplanspage.com/MusicK1.htm The dance section is second from the top; links to lessons

PE Central: Dance - http://www.pecentral.org/lessonideas/dance/danceindex.asp Exceptional resource for any teacher wishing to introduce or develop a dance unit

Physical Education Lesson Plans - http://www.pittschools.org/aes/physed8.htm Select the dance category

Sapphire Swan Directory - http://www.sapphireswan.com/dance/ Different dance styles highlighted, with web links for more information.

Scottish Dance in the Primary School - http://www.ltscotland.org.uk/5to14/specialfocus/images/TeachingDance_tcm4-200008.doc 2 dances are described and steps given.

Social Dance - http://www.2learn.ca/Search/NetStepView.asp?PID=N501&SEARCH=Go This is intended for high school, but the links are wonderful just for us!

Teachnology: Dance Lesson Plans - http://www.teach-nology.com/teachers/lesson_plans/arts/dance/ Skip the ads at the top, but listed below are 12 different lesson plan ideas.