3-5 West African Dance with West African Cultural Arts Institute: Lesson 2

LIVE on Wednesday, November 4th at 11am

Program Description

Students will revisit and continue practicing the foundational dance steps of Guinean dance. After revisiting previously learned steps, students will learn new and more complex movements and combinations of steps. 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