Explorer - Lesson 4: Working Together: Understanding Unison and Canon

60 mins


  • Choreographic ideas
  • Lesson Film
  • Music
  • Clear empty space
  • Means of capture
  • PE kit and bare feet
  • Record of last performance

In this lesson, the dancers work together and explore dancing and choreographing in 'unison' and in 'canon'.


  • Developing movement patterns to create non-contact and contact group work.
  • Understanding how we can translate the actions of a pack of cards into our bodies to make movement patterns.
  • Collaborative skills.
  • Exploring different ways of travelling together, side to side, forwards, backwards.