2011 Youth Elite Squad Camp 7 Disc Set
A seven disc set is available from the 2011 Youth Elite Squad Camp. The set includes: ballet, warm ups, jumps, rope, hoop, ball, club and ribbon with the following technicians:
USA National Team Ballet Clinician: Sonya Yankova
Russian coach and 1992 Olympic Bronze Bedalist: Oxana Skaldina
Russian Olympic School Coach: Alla Ianina
Coaches choosing to work with the DVDs are encouraged to analyze the experts teaching of elements, skill progression, error detection and accurate technical correction.
Back Handspring Drills/Back Tuck Clinic
Item Number: 1014
Patti gives a lecture on teaching and spotting the back handspring while a student performs each step. Also included on the DVD is a one-hour back handspring clinic that showcases a number of useful drills. The accompanying book includes 40 drills and hints on teaching the back handspring by Tumblebear Connection. (1 hr. 20 min. DVD & 6-page book)
Rhythmic Compulsory Program: Two-Disc Set
Disc 1: Official Compulsory music CD for Levels 3-5 and Beginner Group.
Disc 2: Official Compulsory Routine DVD for Levels 3-5 and Beginner Group. Includes a Video Glossary of basic body and apparatus elements, a demonstration of each routine with the music, and a slow motion version of each routine with textual cues for the required elements. This is an invaluable teaching aid for both the gymnast and coach. For anyone new to rhythmic gymnastics, this is the entry point into learning rhythmic routines. Best used after completing the Level 1-2 Training materials
School-Age Stations and Drills
Item Number: 1022
Patti and Rhonda Zaluckyj show over a hundred stations for school-age classes. You will see how many of your favorite preschool stations can be left up and used in a different way for school-age as well as many stations created just for the older student. The key skills for each event are showcased and stations and drills for those skills are shown and explained in detail by Tumblebear Connection. (90 min. & 11-page book)
School-Age Year-Long Lesson Plan Book
Item Number: 1011
Ready for a full calendar year? This 144-page book contains a complete set of 26 lesson plans. Included are stations and the specific skills to work on weekly. These items are a lifesaver, giving the school-age teacher an exact guide for each class. Lesson plans coincide with the weekly themes and setups used in #201 - make it easy on your teachers. Lessons included: Circuits and Straddle, Parent's Spotting, Mounts and Dismounts, Nutrition, Super Bowl Time, Val Pal, Gym Show for Parents, Supports Week, Dance Week, Aerial Cartwheel Week, Gym Contest for Ribbons, Fitness Testing, Springs Week, Dad's Camera Day, Combinations, and Tumblefest Gym Show. (144-page Lesson Plan Book, No DVD) A C.D. of all lessons is available for an additional $25.00. Must call 219-865-2274 to order the additional C.D. by Tumblebear Connection
Teaching Bars to School-Age Kids
Item Number: 1015
A great training tool for recreational class teachers, this DVD shows Patti and a group of students demonstrating 74 skills from long hang to kips. You can actually see in order of progression how to spot these skills! A detailed list of every skill discussed is included along with 18 teaching hints, six games, and 20 combinations by Tumblebear Connection. (1 hr. 17 min. DVD & 11-page book)
Rhythmic Gymnastics Level 1 & 2 Training DVD
Item Number: 1306
This DVD complements the workbook page by page and provides examples for each skill.
Rhythmic Gymnastics Level 1 & 2 Training DVD and Student Workbook
Item Number: 1307
A package containing the Rhythmic Gymnastics Level 1&2 Training DVD (item # 1306) and a Student Workbook, which provides examples for each skill (Workbook is not sold separately.)
Beginner Ballet for Rhythmic Gymnastics (DVD/CD Set)
Item Number: 1312
This set includes a DVD of beginning ballet instruction for rhythmic gymnastics as well as an accompanying CD of music to be used in conjunction with the ballet combinations. New July 2009.
Building Blocks: A Developmental Approach to Preschool Rhythmic Gymn.
Item Number: 1311
Written by Joni Spata and Tracey Callahan Molnar this book is designed to help sell a Rhythmic Program to Gym Owners and Parents. It also includes information for getting the program started, teaching classes and keeping interest.