Type and Purpose of Learning
In this lesson, students engage in both performing arts and physical play-based learning. With physical play, they have the chance to experience the joy and satisfaction of movement. It also helps them develop physical skills, confidence and a positive body image. The students are not shy to use their body to form a human sculpture or run around the chairs. As students engage in physical play, they demonstrate the principles of movement, using locomotion, manipulation and stability skills. In these particular activities, it also helps them realize that they are an important part of the classroom community.