GRAND BATTEMENT Large beating of the leg Remember to go through tendu and degage. Remember to use the hamstrings (the muscles at the back of the leg) to lift the leg.
EN CROIX In the shape of a cross The pattern of en croix is front, side, back, side Movements that can be performed en croix: tendu, degage, grand battement, sissonne, echappe, etc https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2RHE8jKkWDI
ROND DE JAMBE Rounding of the leg https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z-fYrgfn61o
EN DEHORS Outward Remember: This is a direction, NOT a movement. The foot goes from front to back. Two movements which can be performed en dehors are rond de jambes and pirouettes.
EN DEDANS Inwards Remember: This is a direction, NOT a movement. Th.e foot goes from back to front. Rond de jambes and pirouettes are two skills that can be performed en dedans https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D8yGHRT6Gok