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Sheila Phillips

Sheila Phillips

Sheila Phillips, a Bainbridge Island resident, is a certified instructor in Ballroom, Latin and Swing dance. Sheila was co-founder and coach of the nationally award winning Bainbridge Island teenage dance troupe, the Swingin’ Hepcats. Sheila believes in sharing the joy of dance and finds special

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Program description

Teacher Resources: Lesson plans provided

Sample Residency Topics: Ballroom, Latin and Swing

Sample Residency Description: Learn how to execute dance patterns with a partner in Ballroom, Latin and Swing dances. Choose from various Swing, Foxtrot, Waltz, Slow dance and Hustle. Latin styles include Salsa, Tango, Rumba, Cha Cha and Merengue. Dance etiquette is included. Dancing boosts morale and


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Program Detail

Program type: In-School Performance, In-School Residency, Student Showcase Opportunities, Workshops & Classes (In-School)
Artistic Discipline: Dance
Subject: Dance, History, Math, Music, Social Studies
Population served: Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9
Bilingual: No


Conducts educational programming for 2 or more years: Yes
Provides study guides for teachers and or students: Yes
Connects to State and or Common Core Curriculum Standards: Yes
Provides tools to assess student learning (workshops and residencies): Yes
Conducts ongoing assessments of program quality: Yes


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