Extreme Stretch & Flexibility: Beginner
Whether you are looking to further your mobility for dance or just for daily comfort, the beginner level is created for you! It is a great way to ease into a flexibility routine. As dancers, it is truly important to lengthen all the muscles we continually build and tone. In this video, you will learn 18 new exercises to lengthen and strengthen muscles. Breaking everything down for proper technique, Kimberly Beck Thomson has used her years of dance knowledge and teaching expertise to compile an efficient beginning program emphasizing proper form, body placement, muscle utilization, and timing to ensure that the dancer and/or teacher truly gains the results they are looking for.
This effective program emphasizes proper stretching technique. The use of fitness “props” helps the dancer attain greater range of motion. If you don’t have access to our teaching aids, feel free to use your couch, bed, or other items around your space – be creative! Dancers will be learning Split Stretch Variations, Pretzels, Cobras, Beginning Scorpions, Needle Drills, and Arabesque Leg Grabs.
DTCE’s Extreme Stretch & Flexibility: Beginner course is a great way to ease into a flexibility routine, whether you’re looking to further your mobility for dance, or just for daily comfort! This effective program emphasizes proper stretching technique. The Syllabus contains 18 new exercises to lengthen and strengthen muscles. You can follow the full course guide, or mix and match to create your own class from exciting skills like Split Stretch Variations, Pretzels, Cobras, Beginning Scorpions, Needle Drills, Arabesque Leg Grabs, and more!
DTCE’s detailed syllabi allow you to create your own course of study from the plethora of innovative drills we offer- or follow our complete lesson plans to guide your students through progressive exercises to obtain skill level mastery. Syllabi offer a list of steps that correlate with each video, making it easy to find exactly what you’re looking for!
Syllabi can be used as a teacher training resource or class planning guide for your studio, saving you time in curriculum development! Teachers, assistants, trainees, and substitutes can all easily be on the same page using this sequenced tool. Syllabi are also useful for dance parents as a reinforcement guide to what children are learning in their weekly classes.