Dance Masters International Association

Schools Dance Syllabus

Year 1 – 3

Program

Program

Program

Syllabus

Line dances Partner Dances Music Games Slow Rhythm
Macarena Heel Toe Polka Animal Movements Quarter Turns x 6
Birdy Dance Slow Rhythm Hokey Pokey Side taps x 2
Mexican Hat Dance Cha Cha Cha Musical Statues/Bobs Cha Cha Cha
Electric Slide     Basic Action x 4
Bus Stop     New Yorkers x 3
      Spot Turn

Year 3 – 6

Line Dances

Partner Dances 

Syllabus

Syllabus

Huckle Buck Progressive jive    
Nutbush Disco Barn Dance CHA CHA CHA WALTZ
Jive Line Dance Waltz Basic Action x 4  Left foot closed change
Cha Cha Cha Line Dance  Square Rumba New Yorkers x 3 Right foot closed change
Salsa Line Dance Heel Toe Polka Spot Turn  
Bachata Line Dance Slow Rhythm Basic Action x 4 SLOW RHYTHM
Macarena   Hand to hand x 3  Quarter turn x 6
Birdy Dance   Spot Turn  Side Taps x 2
Mexican Hat Dance      (Conversation step) PP 
Electric Slide     Walk and point x 2
Bus Stop      

Year 7 – 8

Line Dances

Partner Dances

Syllabus

 
Chilli Cha Cha Jive Jive Cha Cha Cha 
Waltz across Texas Salsa Jive chasse x 2 Basic action x 4
Huckle buck American Smooth Waltz Fallaway rock & chasse x 2 New Yorkers x 3
Nutbush Progressive Jive Change of places left to right Spot turn
Jive Line dance Disco Barn dance Change of places right to left Basic action x 4
Cha Cha line dance Waltz Hands behind the back Hand to hand x 3 
Salsa line dance Square Rumba Optional Three Cha Cha Cha
Bachata line dance Heel Toe Polka American spin x 2 Spot turn
Macarena  Slow Rhythm Stop and go x 2 Salsa
Birdy dance Cha  Cha Cha American Smooth Waltz Salsa basic x 4
Electric slide Evening Three Step Bronze Sequence Syllabus Side breaks x 4
Bus stop   Waltz Cross body lead x 2
Mexican hat dance   Left foot closed change Under arm turn x 2
    Right foot closed change Slow Rhythm
      Quarter turn x 6
      Side taps x 2 
      Conversation step PP walk
      and  point x 2

Events

Dances can be picked according to the schools requirements

Partner Dances: Cha Cha Cha, Waltz, Slow Rhythm, Jive

Line Dances: Hucklebuck, Electric Slide

Progressive Dances: Disco Barn Dance, Progressive Jive, Square Rumba