Dance

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History

Practice popular dances from different countries and learn about the symbolism in the dances.

Research cultures that prohibited dancing.

Study artifacts showing how ancient civilizations viewed dancing.

English

Create a series of fictional short stories about a protagonist who uses professional dancing as a cover for their secret spy activities.

Write a letter to the editor about the cultural importance of dancing and submit it to your local newspaper. See Submit a Letter to the Editor.

Read books that discuss different dancing techniques. See Reading.

Science

Use the motions of dance to discuss angular momentum, gravity, force, and related concepts.

Look into dance science programs that teach physiology, anatomy, kinesiology, psychology, biomechanics, nutrition, and similar fields of study.

Math

Choreograph a dance using geometric shapes.

Use dancing stick figures in place of variables in algebra formulas.

Teach about angles or trigonometry using dance positions with extended arms or legs.

Art and Creativity

Perform an interpretative dance that represents the personality of each person in the family.

Organize a dance competition for friends and neighbors. See Organize a Competition.

Start an online video course teaching others how to dance. See Teach an Online Course.



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