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Bordewich-Bray students get their swagger on

From hip-hop moves like the "old school" to letting loose in freestyle, dance instructor Angie Maw helped kindergartners and first-graders at Bordewich-Bray elementary school get their swag on Tuesday.

But 6-year-old Karson Lewis didn't really need the instruction.

"I know moves already," he said. "I practice at home."

As part of the school's improvement plan to increase student activity, kindergarten teacher Michele Cacioppo arranged for Maw, a dance teacher at Western Nevada Performing Arts Center, to teach hip-hop to 90 kindergartners and 30 first-graders.

"We recognize many of our students do not eat a healthy diet or exercise on a …

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The Nevada Appeal Updated Dec 19, 2012 04:57AM Published Dec 19, 2012 04:52AM Copyright 2012 The Nevada Appeal. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.