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Key Stage 1 Teaching Packs
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KEY STAGE 1 TEACHING PACKS


Electricity Teaching Pack

book coverDescription: This pack explores the movement concepts any action and travelling.  It consists of warm-up ideas, lesson plans (5 x 45 mins), suggestions for further development and photocopiable student sheets.

Hard Copy (includes P&P UK) £7.50
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Animal Magic Teaching Pack

book coverDescription: This pack explores the movement concepts traveling, straight and meandering pathways, balance and stillness.  It consists of warm-up ideas, lesson plans (6 x 45 mins), suggestions for further development and photocopiable student sheets.

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Magic Toys Teaching Pack

book coverDescription: This pack explores the movement concepts stillness, travel and body shape.  It consists of warm-up ideas, lesson plans (6 x 45 mins), suggestions for further development and photocopiable student sheets.

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More Magic Toys Teaching Pack

book coverDescription: This pack explores the movement concepts stillness, travel and body shape.  It consists of warm-up ideas, lesson plans (6 x 45 mins), suggestions for further development and photocopiable student sheets.

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Key Stage 2


Forces Teaching Pack

book coverDescription: This pack explores the movement concepts balance, falling, move towards, move away and springing. It consists of warm-up ideas, lesson plans (6 x 45 mins), suggestions for further development, mini flashcards and photocopiable student sheets.

Hard Copy (includes P&P UK) £7.50
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Olympics Teaching Pack

book coverDescription: This pack explores the movement concepts gesture and body shape. It consists of warm-up ideas, lesson plans (6 x 45 mins), suggestions for further development, mini flashcards and photocopiable student sheets.

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Solids Liquids and Gases

book coverDescription: This pack explores the movement concepts body shape, flexion, extension, traveling, rotation and springing. It consists of warm-up ideas, lesson plans (6 x 45 mins), suggestions for further development and photocopiable student sheets.

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Space Trek

book coverDescription: This pack is aimed at Key Stage 2, follows the requirements for the National Curriculum Key Stage 2 Physical Education Programme of Study. It explores the movement concepts travel, flexion, extension, spring, rotation, balance and fall. It consists of warm-up ideas, lesson plans (6 x 45 mins), suggestions for further development, mini flashcards and flashcards.

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Rivers

book coverDescription: This pack is aimed at Key Stage 2, follows the requirements for the National Curriculum Key Stage 2 Physical Education Programme of Study. It explores the movement concepts travel, variation in travel, shape, spring and rotation. It consists of warm-up ideas, lesson plans (6 x 45 mins), suggestions for further development, mini flashcards and flashcards.

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Life Energy!

book coverDescription: This pack is aimed at Key Stage 2, follows the requirements for the National Curriculum Key Stage 2 Physical Education Programme of Study. It explores the movement concepts travel, flexion, extension, shape, spring and rotation. It consists of warm-up ideas, lesson plans (6 x 45 mins), suggestions for further development, mini flashcards and flashcards.

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EXERCISE SHEETS


Exercise Sheets

book coverDescription: A range of exercise sheets to accompany the LOD teaching packs

Excercise Pack 1
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OTHER PRIMARY RESOURCES


Language of Dance Flashcards: Movement Building Blocks

book coverCompiled by the Language of Dance® Centre

Description: Set 1: Movement Building Blocks ­ a set of 23 flash cards showing symbols for the basic elements of movement.

Hard Copy (includes P&P UK) £15.00
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Create a Dance Pack

book coverDescription: An introductory pack for creating dances using Language of Dance Symbols

Hard Copy (includes P&P UK) £7.50
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LOD Cube

book coverDescription: The Language of Dance Cube is made of soft foam with a durable vinyl cover measuring 16.5cm, designed to prevent marking or scratching of floors.  There are clear vinyl windows on each side to serve as a pocket to insert Language of Dance cards.  The cube can be used for games, warmup exercises and to create choreography.  Symbols included: Body Shape, Stillness, Travel, Rotation, Flexion, Extension, Spring and Balance.

Dice and Cards (includes P&P UK) £20.00

Floor Spots

book coverDescription: These versatile vinyl floor spots are ideal for controlling movement and position. The floor spots have a textured back to keep them in place. One of each colour red, yellow, blue, green, orange and violet.

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The Adventures of Klig and Gop

book coverAnn Hutchinson Guest 2000

Description: The Starbies series explores the Language of Dance approach, a unique way of understanding movement. The underlying idea of these books is to introduce basic movement facts and concepts to children in an enjoyable and entertaining way. These concepts form the structure on which all dance forms and other physical activities are built and each concept is represented by the inclusion of movement signs (Motif), that serves not only as a memory aid and a clarification in understanding movement but also provides a tool for movement exploration and creativity.

1. In Travel Land (Hard Copy includes P&P UK) £8.00 out of stock
2. In Balance Land(Hard Copy includes P&P UK) £8.00
3. In Flextend Land(Hard Copy includes P&P UK) £8.00
Parent & Teacher Guide for Books 1, 2 & 3(Hard Copy includes P&P UK) £8.00
Books 1, 2, 3 & Parent & Teacher Guide(Hard Copy includes P&P UK) £30.00 out of stock
4. In Rotation Land(Hard Copy includes P&P UK) £8.00 out of stock
5. In Spring Up Land(Hard Copy includes P&P UK) £8.00 out of stock
6. In Support Land(Hard Copy includes P&P UK) £8.00
Parent & Teacher Guide for Books 4, 5 & 6(Hard Copy includes P&P UK) £8.00
Books 4, 5, 6 & Parent & Teacher Guide(Hard Copy includes P&P UK) £30.00 out of stock

RECOMMENDED FOR TEACHERS


The Movement Alphabet

Ann Hutchinson Guest 2006

Description: The Movement Alphabet is basic Motif Notation symbols together with the corresponding movement/dance terminology. It is an essential starting point for all Language of Dance teaching.

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An Introduction to Motif Notation

book coverAnn Hutchinson Guest 2007

Description: The purpose of this book is to provide a simple introduction to Motif Notation as used in the Language of Dance® movement exploration.  An in-depth study of Language of Dance requires time, but use of the Motif symbols can begin at an elementary level and be applied as needed in each situation. It is anticipated that this book will be a welcome guide for those becoming interested in using Motif Notation. Note that Motif Notation is also called Motif Writing. Some do still refer to it as Motif Writing as well as Motif Description.

Hard Copy (includes P&P UK) £12.50
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