Mr. SickLer’s
TINIKLING Page
 
Why Tinikling?
The 6th Grade Physical Education Content Standards specify that student are able to identify steps in and perform a folk dance.   The specific standards are the following:
   -Standards 1.7,1.8, 2.10 and 2.11
Tinikling is a fantastic fitness activity, building cardiovascular and muscular endurance fitness.  
Tinikling is a fantastic cooperative and group activity, meeting the 6th Grade Physical Education Content Standard 5.
Tinikling utilizes coordination, rhythm and agility.
DOWNLOADS FOR UNIT:
You need to print out this Tinikling Packet and put behind your Unit Materials Tab.  
Handout #1- Tinikling Peer Assessment 
Handout #2- Dance Test Rubric
Handout #3- Instructions for each StepTinikling_files/Tinikling%20Peer%20to%20Peer.pdfTinikling_files/TiniklingPerfRubric.pdfTinikling_files/Tininkling%20Steps%201-5%20copy.pdfshapeimage_3_link_0shapeimage_3_link_1shapeimage_3_link_2
AMAZING TINIKLING YOUTUBE VIDEOS
Check out these awesome videos.  You will see how creative and far this dance can be taken:
Grand Theater Performance
Michael Jackson Mix Performance
Hip Hop Version
Greatest Tinikling Dance Team in World  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oCUEeSIVCxU&feature=em-share_video_userhttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=asgQ4lWug3s&feature=em-share_video_userhttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jd0ikIEqYHw&feature=relatedhttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2IK838WNEVA&feature=relatedshapeimage_4_link_0shapeimage_4_link_1shapeimage_4_link_2shapeimage_4_link_3
Enjoy!!!

Check out Nba star kobe bryant and he does step 1 of the tinikling dance.  imagine that, my students could show kobe the other 4 steps!!!!
LEARNING TARGETS
Students will be able to describe the characteristics of a folk dance.
Students will be able to compare/contrast a folk dance from their own culture/region/religion to that of Tinikling.
Students will be able to briefly explain the history and relevance of Tinikling as a folk dance.
Students will learn how to pole bang safely to create the rhythm for the dance.
Students will be able to identify each of the 5 Tinikling dance steps.
Students will perform the entire 5 step Tinikling routine to music.
Students will work productively and cooperatively in their groups throughout the unit.
INSTRUCTIONAL VIDEOS FOR THE UNIT:
The following are videos demonstrating how to perform each of the 5 Steps that you will be responsible for learning in the unit.  Click on the Step that you are responsible for learning and practice, practice, practice..... 
Pole Banging (everybody needs to watch this before watching your Steps Video)
Step 1- Side to Side
Step 2- Diagonal Step
Step 3- Travel Step
Step 4- Jump/Hop Step
Step 5- Forward & Back
DVD Version- Entire Dance including best performances (email me for password)
Written Instructions for Each Step
Note:  If you are a difficult time watching these videos because they take a while to load on your computer, bring a Flash Drive/CD/DVD to my office and I will put http://www.vimeo.com/15371049http://www.vimeo.com/15290933http://www.vimeo.com/15291109http://www.vimeo.com/15291244http://www.vimeo.com/15291480http://www.vimeo.com/15296507http://www.vimeo.com/15776029Tinikling_files/Tininkling%20Steps%201-5%20copy_1.pdfshapeimage_7_link_0shapeimage_7_link_1shapeimage_7_link_2shapeimage_7_link_3shapeimage_7_link_4shapeimage_7_link_5shapeimage_7_link_6shapeimage_7_link_7
Testing videos (2012)
Click HERE to see the videos of your group as they perform their routines during the Tinikling Testing.  ../Tinikling/Tinkiling_Test_Vids_2012.htmlshapeimage_8_link_0
CLASS ALL STAR DANCES
Click HERE to see past A+ performances in class.  Notice all the components of the dances- dancers, pole bangers, coach, communication, enthusiasm, etc. ../Tinikling/Tinikling_All-Stars.htmlshapeimage_9_link_0
What is tinikling? Why is it in PE?  What is a folk Dance?  what does a tinikling dance look like?  What do i have to do?
WAtch this video and all your questions will be answered!!!
WHAT ARE FOLK DANCES FROM YOUR CULTURE?
Click HERE to see the names of Folk Dances from our diverse students here at CMS.  Do you recognize the name of any of these dances.