Line Dances Around the World, 1st Edition

  • Mary Lou Kjelle
  • Published By: Mitchell Lane
  • ISBN-10: 1612285961
  • ISBN-13: 9781612285962
  • DDC: 793.3
  • 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 line dances around the world in today's health-oriented world. The young reader is exposed to the health and fitness perspective of line dancing, and is encouraged to draw conclusions as to the appropriateness of the activity in his or her life. A variety of line dances, including the Electric Slide, the Cupid Shuffle, the Macarena, and the Wobble are presented, along with the history and origin of line dancing. Safety issues are presented where appropriate. The "Line Dances Around the World" title has been developed to encourage young readers 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: An Achy Breaky Dance.
2: The History of Line Dance.
3: Line Dance Basics.
4: Crossing the Line: The Line Dance Explosion.
5: Get in Line!.
Where to Get Started.
Chapter Notes.
Further Reading.
About the Author.