Through Move Ease teachers will access 5 original compositions by Tracy and Paul Burjan, with accompanying student learning experiences from Early Stage 1 to Stage 3. Students will also develop shared knowledge and understandings, skills, values and attitudes in performing, composing and appreciating in dance.
Move Ease facilitates student engagement with the elements of dance and the dancing body through fresh approaches and repertoire. Each piece covers a different musical and dance genre with a wide variety of syllabus based teaching and learning experiences. Many of these experiences are supported through videos with teaching experts in dance guiding students through the use of the materials within
The 5 compositions include:
- Celebrations – dance around the world
- Cyber dance – dance in popular culture
- Dance through time – the role of dance throughout history
- Elements of gamelan – an Indonesian inspired dance experience
- Movement of life – expressive dance about life’s journeys.
Syllabus outcomes and content descriptors from Creative Arts K–6 Syllabus (2006) © NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) for and on behalf of the Crown in right of the State of New South Wales, 2017.