Thank you for continuing to participate with Young Dance through Distance learning.

Listed below are the class offerings and schedule for Dance Together and Creative Movement classes.

The schedule of live ZOOM classes are listed as ZOOM. If the logistics of the ZOOM classes do not work with your family, please refer to the suplimental movement materials listed as OPEN. These can be enjoyed by anyone and at any time! These materials also provide ways to continue exploring movement outside of the ZOOM class! 

For all ZOOM classes email jennifer@youngdance.org for passcode. 

 

Dance Together, ages 1-3 with caregiver

Spring Round Up Dances for Dance Together and Creative Movement 1: 

 
 

Monday Dance Together with Gretchen

Monday, May 4, 11

ZOOM CLASS: 10:00-10:30 a.m. Gretchen will teach Dance Together live using ZOOM, CLICK TO JOINMeeting ID: 791 674 0141

OPEN Movement Exploration

CLASS: Animals

OPEN Movement Exploration

CLASS: Body Parts, Muscle Tension and Relaxation

OPEN Movement Exploration

CLASS: Breath, Stillness, and Observing the World Around Us

OPEN Movement Exploration

CLASS: Moving Fast and Slow

 

OPEN Movement Exploration

CLASS: Shapes

 

OPEN Movement Exploration

CLASS: Music and Movement

2. Gretchen's favorite songs by Jim Gill. Click to listen and dance. , My Ups and DownsTruck StopSilly Dance Contest
 

 

Wednesday Dance Together with Julia

Wednesday, May 6, 13

ZOOM CLASS: 5:15-5:45 p.m. Julia will teach Dance Together live using ZOOM, CLICK TO JOIN, Meeting ID: 534 093 6682 

OPEN Movement Exploration

CLASS: Near/Far

 
 
OPEN Movement Exploration

CLASS: Tools, Box, and Thanks

 

OPEN Movement Exploration

CLASS: Personal and General Space

2. Following are links to favorite class dances: Fish Song- Exploring Personal Space/General Space
 

 

Creative Movement 1, ages 3-5

Spring Round Up Dances for Dance Together and Creative Movement 1: 

 

Monday Creative Movement 1 with Denise and Maggie

Monday, May 4, 11

ZOOM CLASS: 4:30-5:00 p.m. Denise will teach Creative Movement One live using ZOOM, CLICK TO JOIN, Meeting ID: 978 474 6544 

Information for May 4 class: Dance class will be focusing on Pathways this week. 

OPEN - Pathway movement activity you can do outside of class. Chalk Pathway instruction video. 

OPEN If your Creative Movement Dancer is not able to attend class on April 27, here are activites to do at home. 

Monday Creative Movement 1 Class BAND page: Click to join. 

OPEN Movement Exploration

OPEN Movement Exploration - Links to Movement Songs About Animals

OPEN Movement Exploration

CLASS: Moving with Animals 

 

OPEN Movement Exploration

CLASS: Body Parts

 
 

Tuesday Creative Movement 1 with Maggie and Kathleen

Tuesday, May 5, 12

ZOOM CLASS: 4:30-5:00 p.m. Maggie will teach Creative Movement One live using ZOOM, CLICK TO JOIN, Meeting ID: 978 592 866

Information for May 5 class: This class will focus on levels: above, below, over, and under. Dancers should bring a stuffed animal or pillow to class. 

Tuesday Creative Movement 1 Class BAND page: Click to join. 

OPEN Movement Exploration

CLASS: Spring Animals

 

OPEN Movement Exploration

CLASS: Bubble Gum Dance and other Familiar Favorites

 

 

Thursday Creative Movement 1 with Gretchen

Thursday, May 7, 14

ZOOM CLASS: 10:15-10:45 a.m. Gretchen will teach Creative Movement One live using ZOOM, CLICK TO JOIN, Meeting ID: 791 674 0141

OPEN Movement Exploration

CLASS: Body Parts, Muscle Tension and Relaxation

OPEN Movement Exploration

CLASS: Breath, Stillness, and Observing the World Around Us

 

OPEN Movement Exploration

CLASS: Moving Fast and Slow

 

 

Saturday Creative Movement 1 with Kathleen and Sophia

Saturday, May 9

ZOOM CLASS: 9:30-10:00 a.m. Kathleen will teach Creative Movement One live using ZOOM, CLICK TO JOINMeeting ID: 204 269 3442

IN PREPARATION for class May 9:  In this final class of the season before the Spring Round Up on Saturday, May 16, the dancers will practice a movement song that they will perform with the other Creative Movement and Dance Together classes at the Round Up. We will also show our Caterpillar dance for family and friends, and ask our audience to join for the Silly Dance Contest at the end. Please bring a scarf and pillow to class.

1. Dancers are invited to Create and record their own caterpillar/cocoon/butterfly dance, and upload your video to our class BAND page!

Saturday Creative Movement 1 Class BAND page: Click to join. 

CLASS RESOURCE MATERIALS: 

May 9 In-class sharing song: Joukouya by Mamadou Diabate

OPEN Movement Exploration

CLASS: My Body

OPEN Movement Exploration

CLASS: Shapes and Pathways

1. Warm Up (The warm up includes a follow-along sun salutation dance with Sophia to this song: Dance for the Sun by Kira Wiley

OPEN Movement Exploration

CLASS: Opposites

 

Saturday Creative Movement 1 with Denise and Andrea

Saturday, May 9

ZOOM CLASS: 9:30-10:00 a.m. Denise will teach Creative Movement One live using ZOOM, CLICK TO JOIN, Meeting ID: 978 474 6544 

Information for May 9 class: Dance class will be focusing on Pathways this week. 

OPEN - Pathway movement activity you can do outside of class. Chalk Pathway instruction video. 

OPEN If your Creative Movement Dancer is not able to attend class on April 27, here are activites to do at home. 

Saturday Creative Movement 1 Class BAND page: Click to join. 

OPEN Movement Exploration

OPEN Movement Exploration - Links to Movement Songs About Animals

OPEN Movement Exploration

CLASS: Moving with Animals 

 

OPEN Movement Exploration

CLASS: Animals

 

Creative Movement 2, ages 5-7

Monday Creative Movement 2 with Denise

Monday, May 4, 11

ZOOM CLASS: 5:30-6:00 p.m. Denise will teach Creative Movement One live using ZOOM, CLICK TO JOIN, Meeting ID: 978 474 6544

Information for class on May 4: Creating a video for the Spring Round Up dance-a-thon. 

If your Creative Movement Dancer is not able to attend class on May 4, here are activites to do at home. 

Monday Creative Movement 2 Class BAND page: Click to join. 

OPEN Movement Exploration

OPEN Movement Exploration

CLASS: Moving with Animals 

 
 

OPEN Movement Exploration

CLASS: Body Parts

 

 

Tuesday Creative Movement 2 with Maggie and Kathleen

Tuesday, May 5, 12

ZOOM CLASS: 5:30-6:00 p.m. Maggie will teach Creative Movement Two live using ZOOMCLICK TO JOIN, Meeting ID: 705 797 870 

Information for May 5 class: Using the screen to create a dance to be recorded for the Spring Round Up. 

Tuesday Creative Movement 2 Class BAND page: Click to join. 

Movement Exploration

CLASS: This class is designed for the dancers already enrolled in Maggie's class

 

OPEN Movement Exploration

CLASS: Levels

 

 

Saturday Creative Movement 2 with Denise and Andrea

Saturday, May 9

ZOOM CLASS: 10:15-10:45 a.m. Denise will teach Creative Movement Two live using ZOOM, CLICK TO JOIN, Meeting ID: 978 474 6544

Information for class on May 9: Creating a video for the Spring Round Up dance-a-thon

If your Creative Movement Dancer is not able to attend class on May 9, here are activites to do at home. 

Saturday Creative Movement 2 Class BAND page: Click to join. 

OPEN Movement Exploration

OPEN Movement Exploration

CLASS: Moving with Animals 

OPEN Movement Exploration

CLASS: Opposites