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KINETIKids Residencies

KINETIKids Residencies
KINETIKids Residencies are custom designed with your teachers to bring movement into the teaching of academic curriculum. Ms. Connerton has dozens of existing lessons for all grades in math, science, language arts, social studies and dance/choreography. She is also a master at creating new lessons on any curriculum topic with teacher input. KINETIKids Residencies are in high demand throughout the Carolinas, largely due to the magic touch Ms. Connerton has with students, keeping them engaged at every moment through her unique classroom management skills. Students learn deeply and permanently by bringing core curriculum in their moving bodies, problem solving and creative thinking. 1) KINETIKids Residencies: Designed with teachers to address any curriculum goals. 2) KINETIConnection: Select a residency that coordinates with one of our KINETYX Active Learning Performances.

Artist Background

Martha Connerton/Kinetic Works, is a multifaceted dance company that performs in schools, concert venues and non-traditional spaces such as museums, community centers and outdoor street performances. KINETYX Dance Ensemble is a four member group that tours exclusively to schools. Kinetic Works is on the Touring Artist rosters for North and South Carolina, Raleigh-Wake, Fayetteville/Cumberland and Charlotte-Mecklenburg Arts Councils. The dance company serves over 25,000 students annually. Martha Connerton has over 30 years of experience as a teaching artist. She has worked for Lincoln Center Institute, Kennedy Center VSA, Blumenthal Education Institute, and is on state and county rosters throughout the Carolinas.

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