" The early 50's were my mom's college days and the later sixty's were my junior high days. So more trips down memory lane.
Dances being written by the government! Who knew! My dad always told me that it was horrible that the "new"…"
"Fun dances to do and teach. I believe that these dances would be exciting for my students especially if there is a way to link them to current cheesy dances (Gangnam style). The video clips would be great to introduce this dances (Not one-step…"
"This is the second response that I lost before posting. To be quick and short. I do not really think that I could use either dance. Both are simple but they don't seem appealing to middle schoolers who shun anything elementary or anything hand…"
"Exhausted. The west African dance via Brasil that Noemia taught was incredible. I would love to bring her to my classes to do an intro class with my students and then continue with them my self. I would liked to have gotten her exact contact…"
"Waltz--How much fun!!! I forgot how much fun the waltz is. This was my first time dancing male. It was exhilirating! Before doing this I was thinking,"NO WAY would I do this with middle schoolers." Now I think I might just do this as part of…"
"Since I teach in middle school, my first thoughts are matching the dances to curriculum. The Native american dances (representing pre-columbian) fit in very well. I would like to find more AK native dances. These dances would fit into PE's NYO…"
"Hello, I am Christine Sager, a PE and health teacher at Wendler middle school. I once visited the Smithonian American history institute in D.C. and watched a singing/dancing history tour. I became sold on this method of learning history. Thus I…"