Program Director and Artistic Director - Ms. Sharon Shakur, MA

Friday, June 24, 2016

Fun in the Sun

Enjoy your Summer!  Dance with Books classes will resume in the fall.

Monday, May 23, 2016

Dance with Books at the Boston Children's Museum

Students, Parents, and I had a fantastic time exploring the fun, educational, and hands-on exhibits at the Boston Children`s Museum.

Friday, May 6, 2016

Happy Mother's Day!

Wishing all the wonderful mothers, grandmothers, and caregivers, a beautiful and restful Mother's Day Weekend!

Sharon Shakur, MA
Dance Educator

Sunday, April 24, 2016

Joyful Dance

I spent April Vacation week teaching creative dance classes to Boston elementary school students.  Very inspiring!

Thursday, April 7, 2016

Creative Movement for Kids - April

I will be leading a fun and creative dance workshop for students in grades 3 thru 5 at the Dever School in Boston. "Creative Movement for Kids" will take place during April vacation week.

Friday, March 25, 2016

Spring Anyone?

Wow!  These happy smiling faces are a reminder that we are going, once again, on a fieldtrip in May. A chance to get out of the classroom and explore movement and dance at our favorite hands-on Boston museum.

Monday, February 8, 2016

Gung Hay Fat Choy!

Happy Chinese New Year!  Dance with Books Students are learning about Chinese New Year and they are creating movements for the Chinese Dragon Dance.

Monday, January 18, 2016

Dr. Martin Luther King

Today, we celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King`s contributions and sacrifice.  He spoke eloquently and fought tirelessly for educational excellence, access, and equity.

"Intelligence plus character - that is the true goal of education."  Source:  Dr. King

Thank you for being a part of Dance with Books.  Arts Education (dance, music, theatre, and visual arts) is a vital component of every child`s educational journey.