Immersive - Lesson 8: Working Together: Understanding Unison and Canon

60 mins


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

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


  • To develop movement patterns to create non-contact group work – understanding how we can make positive physical connections with peers.
  • To understand how spatial directions (forward, backwards, sideways, up and down) can affect group work.
  • To understand how we can use space by travelling the movement patterns we devise.
  • To develop an awareness of others when travelling in space.
  • To create a unison phrase, working as a team.
  • To develop collaborative skills.


  • PE: To be physically active and confident for sustained periods of time.
  • PE: To explore space and travel through a sequence of movements.
  • PHSE: To work as a team; respecting each other’s views and making choices.