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History of Dance  

Project Page by Louise Lankau - SCHS Librarian
Last Updated: Apr 30, 2015 URL: Print Guide RSS Updates
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Mrs. Lankau, Mrs. Smalley, Mrs. Rodriguez (not pictured)

Project Explanation

  1. Choose one genre of dance.
  2. Research the history of dance.
  3. Take notes and write a 4 page paper.
  4. Avoid plagiarism by including a works cited list.
  5. Create a visual aid:  examples: slide show, poster, video clip, etc)

Dance Genres

  • Ballet
  • Tap
  • Jazz
  • Hip-Hop
  • Modern
  • Swing
  • Country and Western
  • Flamenco
  • Latin Dance
  • Folk Dance

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