Assessment 1: Progressive Practical Assessment (40%)
Your teacher will engage in continuing observation using a skill-based rubric that measures the essential components of Contemporary Dance and Ballet techniques.
The assessment comprises the following criteria:
Work Ethic (10%)
The teacher assesses Work Ethic, based on attendance, punctuality, response to feedback, self-motivation for improvement, group involvement and interaction, individual progress, and classroom etiquette.
The teacher assesses Standard and Progress, based on the following: coordination, articulation, strength, dynamics, technical skills, whole body integration, core support and pelvic alignment, awareness, and appropriate muscular effort alignment.
The Progressive Practical Assessments in Ballet and Contemporary Dance are weighted at 20% each, which total 40% as the Progressive assessment component.