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Name of Activity:

Staying Alive

Purpose of Activity:

To be active by moving to music, and to have fun while being active.

Prerequisites:

Kick, ball change

Suggested Grade Level:

3-5

Recommended music:

Stayin'Alive by the Bee Gees on the Soundtrack Saturday Night Fever

Beginning dance formation:

Lines all facing one wall

Dance source:

Issaquah School District P.E. meeting, held Oct. 30, 2000, at Apollo Elementary.

Description of Idea

First 8 Counts
4 Travolta Points
(Point Right Hand high to your right, then right hand low to your left. One up & one down is one Travolta point)

Next 16 Counts
4 Arm Rolls (8 cts)
2 Heel Clicks (2 cts)
Touch right foot forward (2 cts)
Touch right foot back (2 cts)
Raise right knee and do a 1/4 turn to the left (2 cts)

Next 16 Counts
Step Backwards 4 steps (4)
Forwards 4 steps (4)
Spin to the right and clap and beat 4 (4)
Spin to the left and clap and beat 4 (4)

Next 16 Counts
2 Right foot Kick with a ball change (4) Repeat. (4)
4 Skates to Right, then Left (small slide step right, then left (8)

Next 16 Counts

Then Repeat from Backwards 4 steps Forwards 4 steps (4)
Spin to the right and clap and beat 4 (4)
Spin to the left and clap and beat 4 (4)

Then back to Travolta Points

Submitted by Barbara Iverson who teaches at Discovery Elementary in Sammamish, WA. Thanks for contributing to PE Central! Posted on PEC: 10/23/2001.
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