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Using dance to teach mathematics and science

Children love to learn on the move and are natural kinesthetic learners.

Dance Integration for Teaching Science and Mathematics will help them do just that as they learn concepts and content in dance, mathematics and science.

The book contains 38 lesson plans that bring mathematics and science to life for primary school children as they are are guided through creative practices that integrate mathematics and science content with movement.

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New edition of dance bestseller

Experiencing Dance presents a complete dance education curriculum for secondary school students with more than an introductory knowledge of dance.

The text contains more than 45 lessons, designed to help students create, perform, respond to analyse, connect and understand dance in various styles and settings.

These lessons focus on all aspects of dance, including understanding movement potential, dance science, dance forms, historical and cultural aspects of dance and career options.

Price: £30.99 I €40.30

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Teaching dance in the Primary School

Teaching Children Dance, Third Edition, enables teachers to understand the components and benefits of children’s dance.

It helps them to develop the skills required for enhancing or initiating dance as part of the physical education or arts curriculum for children of nursery and primary school age.

The updated third edition includes 31 ready-to-use lessons and includes new chapters on teaching children with disabilities and making interdisciplinary connections.

In addition, Teaching Children Dance features a bonus CD-ROM with PDFs of the learning experiences included in the text, plus additional learning experiences from previous editions.

Normal Price: £23.99 I €28.80
HK Rewards Members’ Price: £19.19 I €23.04

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Books, Fitness News

Discover flexibility and increase the power to move

Dynamic Alignment Through Imagery, Second Edition, shows how to use imagery, touch and movement exercises to improve co-ordination and alignment.

These exercises also help relieve tension, enhance the health of the spine and back and prevent back injury.

Over 600 imagery exercises almost 500 illustrations help readers visualize the exercises and use them to experience the biomechanical and anatomical principles that are crucial to dancers and other performing artists, Yoga and Pilates teachers and practitioners, and athletes.

Normal Price: £21.99 I €26.40
HK Rewards Members’ Price: £17.59 I €19.20

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Getting children moving

Learning Through Movement and Music gets primary and secondary school pupils moving while teaching them about their bodies, health and fitness concepts, and assessment of their fitness abilities.

The accompanying DVD contains video clips that introduce each of the 14 activities, posters that reinforce the health and fitness concepts as well as the song lyrics and assessments, which can printed off on your printer.

The activities are a great blend of movement and academic concepts and are suited for use in both PE classes and regular classrooms.

Price: £27.99 | €33.60
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