Susan Hartley, a 40- year veteran dance educator holds NC licensure, a BA in Dramatic Arts from UNC-CH and MFA in dance from UNC-G. Presently a visiting artist with CAPS, The United Arts Council of Wake County and the Arts and Science Council in Charlotte, she provides an exciting, informative, and creative integrated curriculum using your focus area, movement, A+ principles and Anne Green Gilbert’s Brain Dance. BOOK SUSAN HARTLEY


GRADES: Pre-K K 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12

Residency
Curricular Connections Though Dance

Through an interdisciplinary approach, students will create dance experiences uniquely designed to enhance and compliment what they are studying in the classroom and acquire a deeper and broader understanding of the subject matter. 2 days needed for residency (minimum).

Max Participants: 30

Duration: Minimum 2-day residency with same class(es), 60-minute sessions

Special Requirements: A clean, open space to safely facilitate movement, wall space to hang visuals. A CD or iPod sound system, whiteboard, or Smartboard, classroom teacher present and sharing in learning/teaching experience.

Fee: $125.00 per class/hr.

GRADES: Pre-K K 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12

Workshop
Let’s Make Your Classroom Dance!

Workshop(s) designed specifically for the classroom teacher will explore how to turn your curriculum into movement, to dance parts of speech, poetry, geometric design, algebra, force/motion, geography, etc. and comfortably create movement that depict visual expressions of such.

Max Participants: 30

Duration: 90 minute, minimum

Special Requirements: A clean, open space to safely facilitate movement, wall space to hang visuals. A CD or iPod sound system, whiteboard, or Smartboard

Fee: $125.00 per class/hr.



GRADES: Pre-K K 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12

Workshop
Movement for Body, Brain N Soul

Anne Green Gilbert’s Brain Dance follows developmental sequences that activate the entire brain and prepare it for recall, comprehension and retention of new knowledge, invigorate and relax the body and mind, and create positive social interaction.

Max Participants: 30 students or unlimited faculty/staff members

Duration: Program will be developed to meet host’s schedule. 30 minutes min – your maximum

Special Requirements: A clean, open space to safely facilitate movement, wall space to hang visuals. A CD or iPod sound system, whiteboard, or Smartboard, (if workshop is for students) classroom teacher present and sharing in learning/teaching experience.

Fee: $125.00 per hour/per class