Creative Movement Lessons

Creative Movement Lessons

Are you looking for new ways to get your students engaged in their imagination? Or simply new prompts? Everything creative is found here

Alphabet Warm-Up

Follow along with RDT dancer Daniel as he leads a warm-up using the letters of the alphabet.

Animals with Lynne

Join Lynne as she explores the way animals move in this creative movement lesson.

Animals and Actions

Megan shares a fun creative lesson that explores the actions and movement of animals.

Creative Ballet with Lauren

Lauren shares a lesson that plays creatively with scarves and ballet.

Creative Sidewalk Lesson

RDT Dancer Dan Higgins shares a creative movement lesson that only requires a sidewalk!

Energy Rooms

Elle walks you through a fun creative movement lesson based off of energy and how you display energy in movement.

Freeze Dance: Action Word Challenge

Follow along as Megan shares an activity that is fun for all families!

Give Yourself a Pat

Follow along with RDT dancer Ursula as she warms up the body!

Growing a Seed

Tyler Orcutt walks through a movement exercise demonstrating the growth of a seed.

Levels

Follow along with a creative movement exercise exploring levels!

Life is a Circle

Follow along with a creative movement exercise exploring circles!

Life Cycle of a Butterfly

Join our education specialist Megan in exploring the life cycle of a butterfly!

Life Cycle of a Frog with Lynne

Lynne walks through a fun creative lesson that explores the live cycle of a frog.

Life Cycle of a Tree

Daniel Do shares a wonderful creative movement lesson on the life cycle, physicality and appearance of a tree.

Living Things with Lynne

Education Director Lynne Larson shares a creative movement lesson based off the question, “What do living things need to make them ‘living’?”

Locomotor, Negative Space and Positive Space

Join Daniel and enjoy a creative movement class.

Matter with Lynne

Lynne explores science with movement through the subject of matter.

Movements of the Moon and the Sun with Lynne

Join Lynne as she explores the movements of our solar system through dance.

Outdoor Relay Race with Megan

Join Megan in the backyard for a fun, outdoor movement experience for K-6th grades!

Rhythm & Counting Brain Break

Follow along with RDT Education Assistant Megan O’Brien as leads a brain break about rhythm & counting.

Rocks with Lynne

Lynne uses different types of rocks to make a fantastic creative lesson plan.

Warm Up: Follow the Leader K-6th Grade

Megan teaches a fun way to warm up anywhere you are!

Water and Erosion with Lynne

Lynne shares a creative movement lesson based off of water and erosion.

Where the Wild Things Are: K-1st Grade

Join Elle as she teaches a creative movement lesson for Kindergartners and 1st Graders based on the book “Where the Wild Things Are.”

Writing Your Name

Follow along with RDT dancer Jon as he uses the activity of writing your name to generate movement!


RDT appreciates the generous funding provided by the Utah Legislature and the Utah Board of Education that help make our Arts-in-Education Programs possible in Utah’s Public Schools.