Zumba Fitness, 1st Edition

  • Michelle Adams
  • Published By: Mitchell Lane
  • ISBN-10: 1612285945
  • ISBN-13: 9781612285948
  • DDC: 613.7
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 8th Grade
  • 48 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released January 2015
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015

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This contemporary title explores Zumba Fitness in today's health-oriented world. The teenage reader is exposed to the beginnings of Zumba with founder Beto Perez, and Zumba's growth & popularity. The young reader is encouraged to relate their style to the choreography. Different types of dances are highlighted and the reader is prompted to research these in light of their individual interests. Safety issues are presented where appropriate. The "Zumba Fitness" title has been developed to encourage teens to analyze the information and satisfies many of the Common Core specific goals, higher level skills, and progressive strategies for middle grade and junior high level students.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Beto Perez—Born to Dance.
2: Zumba Instructors are Born.
3: The Beat Goes On.
4: The Many Benefits of Zumba.
5: Zumba Gives Back.
Where to Get Started.
Further Reading.
About the Author.