Family Engagement Post: Ebert Elementary

Week of November 2 and November 9
Class Name: Poms/Cheer
School: Ebert Elementary
Teacher: Miss Jamie

This week’s class theme was Cheerleading.

Warm Ups Included:
Head isolations
Side stretches
Hip isolations
Shoulder isolations
Runners stretch
Butterfly stretch
Straddle stretch- paint the rainbow
Hands are spiders crawling out in front on straddle
Legs in front stretch
Balancing contest in parallel passé
Sleeping feet

We practiced more advanced movements today:
Cartwheels, Leaps, pikes, toe touches
For our “Dance to Learn!” Activity, we played Freeze dance which teaches creativity and body control. Everyone dances until the music stops and then they need to freeze. The children also learned creativity and self confidence by creating their own moves and control by having to freeze on cue.

We are coming along great on our end of session dance routine!

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s