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National Dance - Syllabi Updates

GRADE 1

England
• Skips across the studio on the diagonal – one by one
• Skip change of step on the diagonal – one by one

France
• French runs across the studio on the diagonal – one by one
• Gallops sideways on the diagonal – one by one

GRADE 2
Wales
• Reel Steps, on the diagonal – one by one

Denmark
• Eight Hurretrin travelling to the Left and eight to the Right

GRADE 3
Isle of Man
• Manx Reel Step on the diagonal – one by one

Austria
• Polkas turning on the diagonal – one by one – only LDB – RDF

GRADE 4
Scotland
• Skip Change of step on the diagonal – one by one
• Setting – one by one. Four each Czech Republic and Slovakia
• Heel and Toe Polkas forward on the diagonal – one by one

GRADE 5
Ireland
• Jig Promenades on the diagonal – one by one
• Jig Seven and two Threes. Twice each

Portugal
• Portuguese pas de basque, straight or turning, on the diagonal – one by one. (Own choice. Could mix turning in own circle and straight, or all straight.) Hands on the waist or raised. Boys could place hands behind the back

GRADE 6
Italy
• Four runs and Two pas de basques, on the diagonal – one by one Greece
• Basic Kalamatianos sequence, forwards on the diagonal – one by one

Greece
• Basic Kalamatianos sequnce, forwards on the diagonal - one by one