3-5 West African Dance with West African Cultural Arts Institute: Lesson 3

LIVE on Monday, November 9th at 9am

Program Description

Students will revisit and continue practicing the learned dance steps of Guinean dance. After revisiting previously learned steps, students will try new and more complex movements and combinations of steps, working toward a final routine. This program involves a lot of active in-place movement. Students should have water handy to rehydrate during and after the lesson.


movement clothes, open space, water


This lesson touches on the following standards:

Arts Standard(s):

  • DA.5.PR1.6
  • DA.5.PR1.7
  • DA.5.PR1.8

Physical Education Standard(s):

  • PE.2.3.3
  • PE.2.4.4
  • PE.2.5.2