Key Terminology for GCSE Dance

STUDY
PLAY
Physical Skills
Apsects enabling effective performance such as a posture, alignment, balance, coordination, control, flexibility, mobility, strength, extension and isolation
Alignment
Correct placement of body parts in relation to each other
Balance
A steady or held position achieved by an even distribution of weight
Control
The ability to start and stop movement, change direction and hold a shape efficiently
Coordination
the efficient combination of body parts
Elevation
The ability to jump high into the air