3-5 West African Dance with West African Cultural Arts Institute: Lesson 4

LIVE on Wednesday, November 11th at 11am

Program Description

Students will revisit and practice the collection of Guinean dance steps learned in previous lessons. After revisiting previously learned steps, students will rehearse and perform a routine of dance steps putting all movement together into a choreographed expression. 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