Zoom – Teaching

Basic Part 2

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Choreography for Patter Teaching with Singing Call Options:

Teaching Tips:

A.) Funny name, easy action to remember, yet leaders forget because it is done behind them.
B.) Prep the dancers with “leaders and trailers” rules.
C.) Leaders separate, turning all the way around to stand behind the trailers.
D.) Action ends with no wall change; in other words, ends facing the same wall as started.

More teaching suggestions:
— Zoom is a quick way to change leaders.

Quick quote: “Leaders turn out and go behind one, Trailers ahead”

Teaching Standard Applications:

Heads Star Thru and California Twirl
Circle to a Line, [Forward and Back]
Pass Thru, Wheel and Deal
Zoom, Centers Square Thru Three
Patter: Allemande Left, Promenade
Singer: Swing and Promenade (halfway)
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Heads Pass Thru, Separate Around 1 to a Line,
Forward and Back, Star Thru,
[ Centers Dosado ]
Center Four Circle Left Halfway, Zoom,
New Centers Square Thru Three,
Patter: Allemande Left, Face In, Home
Singer: Swing and Promenade