World In A Box

Movema’s exciting cross-curricular teaching resource World In A Box © saves teachers time and money.

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What is it?

A box of goodies!  Everything you need to run your own world dance lessons.  The resource includes a series of adaptable lesson plans, music, videos, moves, props, instruments, worksheets, background information and more to get your class dancing and learning. With new online resources available too.

Suitable for Primary schools, Special Education Needs and Community groups with easily adaptable activities for all ages.

Here is an example of one of the videos for our Naach India unit including moves to celebrate Holi Festival of Colour:

World In A Box Units

Unit 1: Dancing Around the World

  • Spanish Fiesta
  • Celtic Connections
  • Chinese Dragon
  • Sankofa Bird Shake
  • Greek Horos
  • Carnival Time

Unit 2: Journey Down the Amazon

  • Amazon Water
  • The Rainforest
  • The Sun and Moon
  • The Amazon at Night
  • Amazonian People
  • Traveling on a Journey

Already have World In A Box?

Remember to visit the Resource Zone for our bonus unit Naach India.  You will find a full set of videos online including amazing moves and sequences such as ‘Making Chappatis’ and ‘Holi Festival of Colour’. All you need is your password.

Want to see World In A Box in action?

Why not book a workshop for your school and Movema experts will lead a selection of activities, giving you some great ideas of how to make the most of your resource.


  • CPD available on request at your school or centre.
  • Movema also run CPD days in Liverpool and Bristol – contact us for details of the next training day.

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