In Term 2 we have our Dance Program that is hosted by Creative Dance Industries with weekly lessons and finalising the end of the term with a dance showcase where the whole school performs for family and friends.
As a creative outlet dance utilises both the left (analytical) and right (creative) sides of the brain, therefore strengthening a student's mental ability to comprehend other subjects such as English, Math, Music and more. There are countless stories on how dance benefits mental health and each of their instructors carry stories close to their hearts as testimonials to the power of dance.*
Dancing offers several benefits to primary school students, both physical and mental. Here are some reasons why dancing is beneficial:
Overall, dancing provides a holistic learning experience for primary school students, promoting physical health, creativity, social skills, and emotional well-being. It is a versatile and enjoyable activity that can have a positive impact on their overall development.
*Excerpt from: https://www.creativedanceindustries.com.au/classes/sports-program/