Course curriculum

  • 1
    Welcome to the Course
    • Welcome
    • About Jo Mondy
  • 2
    Teaching Theory and Building Your Confidence
    • How to find your own personal teaching style
    • What makes a good teacher?
    • How do people learn?
    • 3 top tips to build your confidence
  • 3
    How to Break Down and Teach Hoop Tricks
    • How to break down and teach ANY hoop trick
    • How to demo a hoop trick to your class
  • 4
    Teaching Tips and Troubleshooting
    • Clockwise vs anticlockwise hoopers
    • Left/right confusion and using other reference points in the room
    • Counting your students in
    • Setting expectations and building confidence
  • 5
    Teaching the Foundations of Hooping
    • Teaching the foundations of hula hooping
    • Download - LiveLoveHoop 6 Week Beginner Course Plan
    • Introducing yourself to the class
    • Warm up
    • Getting the hoop started
    • Waist hooping and troubleshooting
    • Waist hooping variations
    • Hand hooping
    • Weave and jump through
    • Lasso
    • Waist to lasso transition
    • Lasso to waist transition
    • Isolations - 2 and 1 handed
    • Neck hooping
    • Behind the back pass
    • Throws (rainbow and 1 handed)
    • Float
    • Helicopter
    • Vortex
  • 6
    Creating Choreographies and Using Flow Cards
    • Why should you create sequences for your students? Plus an example of beginner choreography
    • Using flow cards with your students
  • 7
    Teaching Children
    • How to introduce yourself and set (fun) boundaries
    • How to teach different age groups
    • How to deal with disruption
  • 8
    Hoop Fitness
    • What is hoop fitness and how is it different from hoop dance?
    • Hoop fitness moves to include in your classes
  • 9
    Covering yourself - legalities, tax and admin
    • Keeping records, tax, insurance, risk assessments and safety, music licence and working with children checks.