Dancefest in Education Primary Project and Sharing Spring/Summer 2022

Welcome to our Dancefest in Education EYFS and Primary programme 2022 - we look forward to sharing the power and joy of creative dance with your school.

What we do in 2022

Our brand new Dancefest in Education Primary Project is Rivers; explored creatively through engaging, challenging and fun dance sessions led by our experienced team with collectively many years of experience in delivering dance in schools.

Rivers will

  • Dive into children's river poetry and local stories of floods, rills and marshes. 
  • Explore the highs and low tides of living by a river,
  • Build dance around today's global environmental issues and what we can do.

Other projects available

We also deliver a wide range of National Curriculum linked schemes of work including but not limited to: 

  • Our Carbon Footprint 
  • Mini Beasts and Where to Find Them - EYFS/KS1
  • All About Me! - Personal, social and emotional development through dance - EYFS/KS1
  • Journey through the Jungle - EYFS/KS1/KS2 adaptable (Rainforests)
  • Seasons and the Weather they bring - EYFS/KS1
  • Festivals and Celebrations - KS1/KS2
  • BOOST! Your mental health -Keeping our hearts and heads happy! - KS2
  • Ancient Egyptians and the River Nile - KS2 
  • Explorers - KS2 

We deliver our primary projects throughout the academic year, usually in school clusters culminating in a collective sharing of dance hosted by the local high school. 

How long and how much

Our dance leader will be with you for 5/6 weeks, delivering weekly 1 hour workshops.

The hourly rate is £40 plus travel @45p per mile from Hereford/Worcester.

We deliver 2 workshops per week in most schools, here's a few example costs:

  • 2 classes per week x 6 weeks = £480 plus travel @45p per mile from Hereford/Worcester
  • 1 class per week x 6 weeks = £240 plus travel @45p per mile from Hereford/Worcester 

Find out more and book

Please email Janene Wyatt our Dance Development Leader for Children at janene@dancefest.co.uk 

Janene will send you a project confirmation form to complete, explaining our Covid-safe guidelines for Dance leaders and for you to inform us of any additional Covid 19 guidelines at your school.