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Allow the students to correct you

When introducing a new movement, you can teach the movement correctly, then show the students the movement incorrectly and ask them to verbally tell you when it appears “correct”....

Use Dance Stories

A dance story might be needed to teach a kid a new dance skill or help them join in. These are stories with text and pictures you can find in our resource section....

Top tips for cognitive concerns

Video Transcript:   Here are some simple tips for dance teachers to ensure that children who have challenges with their thinking skills or intellectual disability can participate in dance. Start with simple movement activities. Focus on one part of the body at a time before proceeding to movement...