Illinois Learning Standards

Stage H - Fine Arts—Dance

Dance Classroom Assessments Aligned to the Illinois Learning Standards.

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The assessments are coded according to standard and stage. Example: 1A.H is aligned to standard 1A, stage H (eighth grade). Sample student work, when available, follows the assessment. Assessments are not available for all stages.

  • 25A/26A/26B.H - Expressive Qualities

    Create a dance that expresses a specific mood, describe the composition in writing and explain how they would alter actions, movement qualities and spacing to convey a new mood.

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