Definitions of Square Dance Calls and Concepts
Scatter Scoot [C1]

From Parallel Waves or applicable T-Bone 2 x 4s.

Leaders (all 8) Circulate as Trailers Scoot Back.

Parallel Waves end in Parallel Waves.

Scatter Scoot

  • Scatter Scoot is the same as Scoot Back except that the Leaders (all 8) Circulate instead of Split Circulate.
  • From Parallel Waves, Scatter Scoot is choreographically equivalent to Out Roll Circulate [A2].

Scoot Back [Mainstream] (Lee Kopman 1969):

  • From a Mini-Wave Box or applicable T-Bone 2 x 2. Leaders Box Circulate as Trailers Extend, Arm Turn 1/2, & Extend. A Mini-Wave Box ends in a Mini-Wave Box.
  • From a Single 1/4 Tag. Extend; Arm Turn 1/2; & Extend. Ends in a Single 3/4 Tag.

Scatter Scoot Chain Thru [C1] (Jack Lasry 1971): From Parallel Waves. Leaders (all 8) Circulate as Trailers Scoot Chain Thru. Ends in Parallel Waves.

any Tagging call & Scatter [C3B]: Do the any Tagging call to the 1/2 Tag position; Scatter Scoot. E.g., (1) Tag & Scatter is 1/2 Tag, Scatter Scoot; (2) Flip & Scatter is 1/2 Flip The Line, Scatter Scoot. -- Copyright © 2019 Vic Ceder.  All Rights Reserved.