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Arts Toolkit

Arts Toolkit: Dance

KET Resources

The KET web site includes many more arts resources in addition to those in the Arts Toolkit. Here are some dance-related pages.

General Arts Resources


Dance-Related Web Sites

  • The Secret Commonwealth: The Road
    This online teacher's guide accompanied the full performance of “The Road,” part of the Secret Commonwealth dance opera composed by Somerset native Dan Dutton. It includes the story behind “Lucky Day,” a segment on the Dance Performances DVD, as well as some classroom ideas.
  • Electronic Field Trip to the Kentucky Center
    The complete electronic field trip, which includes interviews and backstage visits with dancers from the Louisville Ballet, is included in the Drama Arts Toolkit.


Arts Education

african dance These teacher's guides may be downloaded in PDF format:

old barn Other KET ITV programs with dance content:

  • ¡Arte y Más!
    This Spanish immersion series for the primary grades uses the Kentucky Core Content in the arts and humanities as its subject matter.
  • Electronic Field Trip to the Mountain Homeplace
    The Mountain Homeplace is an interpretive working farm in Paintsville where reenactors demonstrate what rural life was like from 1850 to 1875. The field trip includes students doing a mountain folk dance.

Additional instructional resources:


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