Creative Dance

Create the magic of dance. Magic Moments and Creative Souls offer a guide to teaching creative dance. This series is designed to support teachers to create an organised environment where students feel confident to express themselves. It provides engaging themes, detailed lesson plans and strategies for managing whole-class dance.

Ages: 8-11 years

About the Author

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Frances Reed

Frances Reed (now Frances Adlam), a highly experienced and creative educator and therapist, has 20 years of teaching experience, is considered a “gifted teacher” by many, and for over 15 years has been involved in teaching the arts, creativity, multiple intelligences and working with creatively gifted children. She has lectured in New Zealand and been an adviser for teachers in the aforementioned areas. She is also a published children’s author, a dancer and a playwright. She currently works as an educator and therapist for children in her private practice, Out of the Box, where she specialises in working with children who are on the spectra of dyslexia, ADHD, Asperger’s syndrome and autism. Frances has written many resources for Essential Resources. You can find out more about Frances at