Cha Cha Slide

  • Ages 3-5

  • None

Development Goal

This goal of this game is to increase aerobic fitness through dance.

Before You Start

Equipment Needed:  CD player and the Cha-Cha Slide CD

  • Make sure there is ample space for children to stand side by side.
  • Emphasize safety and remind students they should not touch anyone else during the dance.

Set Up

Cafeteria, gym, classroom with chairs and desks to the side.

How to Play

In this activity, participants listen and dance to the instructions of the song and the adult.


  • For younger participants, adult can face same direction as the students.
  • Adult or children can add their own dance moves.