Australian Curriculum Categories

Dance

Based on the Australian Curriculum, Dance in Dance includes:

  • Foundation to Year 2 In Foundation to Year 2, learning in The Arts builds on the Early Years Learning Framework. Students are engaged through purposeful and creative play in structured activities, fostering a strong sense...
  • Years 3 and 4 In Years 3 and 4, learning in The Arts builds on the experience of the previous band. It involves students making and responding to artworks independently and collaboratively with their classmates and...
  • Years 5 and 6 In Years 5 and 6, students draw on artworks from a range of cultures, times and locations. They explore the arts of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples and of the Asia region and learn that ...
  • Years 7 and 8 In Dance, students:make and respond to dance independently and with their classmates, teachers and communitiesexplore dance as an art form through choreography, performance and appreciationbuild on th...
  • Years 9 and 10 In Dance, students:build on their awareness of the body and how it is used in particular dance stylesextend their understanding and use space, time, dynamics and relationships to expand their choreogr...

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