Recreation, leisure and dance activities III

Physical and health education J.S.S 2 Second Term

Week 9

Recreation, leisure and dance activities III

Performance objectives:

Students should be able to:

1. List costume for the various dances


Foreign or modern dance

This is the 21st-century dance step which is usually performed in concert or theatre. Examples of modern dance in Nigeria include Azonto, sekem, shaku-shaku, shakiti bobo, shoki, leg work, gbese, etc. Examples of modern dances are reggae, highlife, classical, rumba, cha-cha dance, disco dance, breakdance, mambo dance etc.

There are various costumes worn in foreign or modern dance; costumes worn for reggae dance are reggae rasta hat, dreadlock wig, baggy trousers and shirt. Reggae costumes are mostly recognized by the colours (green, red and yellow) attached to the outfit.

Rumba – For women, a nicely printed floral dress and attractive accessories to go.... View More

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