Artist: Anna Menendez
Type: Assemblies / Performances
Anna engages students in her masterful performance of Spanish dance and Flamenco, while exposing them to the concept of how rhythm expresses emotions. Students will learn basic Spanish vocabulary, use map skills to locate and identify various Spanish-speaking countries, and gain an appreciation of Spanish culture and traditional dance. A wooden floor is required for this dance performance.
Sample Common Core Connection
College and Career Readiness Anchor Standards for Speaking and Listening 2
Integrate and evaluate information presented in diverse media and formats, including visually, quantitatively, and orally.
Audience Limit: 250 students
Program Length: 45 minutes
Appropriate for Grades: Kindergarten, 1st Grade, 2nd Grade, 3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th Grade, 6th Grade, 7th Grade, 9th Grade, 10th Grade, 11th Grade, 12th Grade
Assembly Price: $495
Assembly Back-to-Back Price: $590
Workshop Cost per Day: NA
Workshop Materials Fee: NA
Travel Fee: Mileage fee may apply
- A curtained backstage area for quick costume changes
- A hand-held microphone
- A blackboard
- Due to the nature of this performance, a wood performance area is required
The students really felt proud to be learning something from another culture and looked forward to Ms. Menendez coming everyday. They were excited about how talented she was. She had a very good relationship with the students. I would use this artist again.
Maisha, Teacher, George Washington Elementary