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Old 03-12-2007, 10:58 AM   #3
aikidoc
Dojo: Aikido of Midland
Location: Midland Texas
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Re: Teachingsyllabus

I agree with teaching some technique as the class goes on. I integrate basic techniques and tai sabaki (movement patterns). I show them tenkan, etc and then do something like tsuki kotegaeshi.

Also, suwariwaza generally refers to knee techniques or knee practice. Shikko refers to knee walking in general.