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Rhythmic Activities and Dance - 2E

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Edition:
2nd
ISBN13:

9780736051484

ISBN10:
0736051481
Format:
Package
Pub. Date:
3/23/2006
Publisher(s):
Human Kinetics

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Summary

"Rhythmic Activities and Dance, Second Edition, is a comprehensive collection of the most popular recreational dance forms, geared for teachers of K-12 students and recreation directors and leaders who want to teach easy rhythms and dances for fun and fitness."--BOOK JACKET.

Table of Contents

Rhythmic Activity Finder vii
CD Track List xiii
Key to Diagrams xv
Preface xviii
Acknowledgments xx
Starting a Rhythmic Activities and Dance Program
1(20)
Planning Your Program
1(3)
Program Considerations
4(3)
Unit Planning
7(4)
Lesson Planning
11(3)
Rhythmic Terms
14(1)
Music in Rhythmic Activities and Dance
14(2)
Evaluation
16(2)
Summary
18(3)
Icebreaker Activities
21(52)
Easing Students Into Rhythmic Activities and Dance
22(14)
Summary
36(1)
Rhythmic Games and Activities
37(1)
From Old to New
38(1)
Music Selection
38(1)
Large-Group Activities
39(15)
Small-Group Activities
54(4)
Circuits
58(8)
Games
66(2)
Culmination
68(1)
Summary
69(4)
Aerobic Dances and Fitness Routines
73(26)
Strategies for Quality Aerobics
74(3)
Warm-Up and Cool-Down Exercises
77(3)
Exercise Components for Aerobics and Dance Routines
80(2)
Sample Aerobic Workouts
82(6)
How to Create Rhythmic Routines and Dances
88(1)
Prechoreographed Routines
89(6)
Summary
95(4)
Line Dances
99(28)
Line Dance Activities
100(3)
Line Dance Unit Planning
103(21)
Summary
124(3)
Folk Dances
127(36)
Description of Folk Dancing
127(2)
African
129(1)
American---North
130(14)
American---South
144(1)
Asian
145(3)
European---Eastern
148(2)
European---Western
150(10)
Summary
160(3)
Mixers
163(18)
History of Mixers
164(1)
Teaching Social Mixers with the Round-Robin Wave
164(1)
Single Circle Facing Center with a Partner
165(4)
Double Circle Facing Line of Direction
169(4)
Double Circle Partners Facing
173(4)
Free or Open
177(1)
Summary
178(3)
Square Dances and Clogging
181(34)
History of American Square Dance
182(1)
Basics of Teaching Square Dance
182(5)
Appalachian Big Set
187(2)
Big-Circle Figures
189(6)
Small-Circle Figures
195(6)
Square Figures
201(10)
Clogging
211(2)
Summary
213(2)
Social Dances
215(26)
Smooth American-Style Dances
217(10)
Latin-Style Dances
227(9)
Swing
236(2)
Summary
238(3)
Glossary 241(4)
Suggested Resources 245(6)
About the Authors 251


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