Twinkle Toes Ballet (Level 1)
(Ages 3-5 years)
Students will have a lot of FUN while learning basic ballet technique in a fun manner. Students will learn the five positions of the feet, positions of the arms, and basic ballet terms and movements such as plie, tendu, releve, etc. Students will also learn stretches necessary to build dance poise and flexibility. Students will move across the floor and learn routines in center floor to incorporate their movements with music. At this level stories and activities may be used to keep children focused and having fun while learning. Min/Max: 7/10
(Multiple Groups (Ages 2.5-4, 3-5, 4-6)
Students will have a lot of FUN learning Gymnastics. We utilize developmentally appropriate Equipment (Panel Mats, Incline Mat, Cartwheel Mat, Bars Spring Board, Floor Balance Beam & More to teach and reinforce loco-motor skills and manipulative movements with instruction that includes rolls, cartwheels, basic balance and body awareness. Your child will develop their coordination skills, confidence, strength, flexibility, discipline, goal orientation, organization and creativity. These will serve as "stepping stones" as they progress into more advanced gymnastics and/or other sports. Skills taught will be based on the level of each group. Min/Max 7/10
(Multiple Groups (Ages 3-5, 5-6)
Kids will have TONS OF FUN learning to warm-up & stretch, moving to music, learning movement & coordination skills (e.g., jumping, galloping, hopping, skipping, catching & throwing balls, kicking balls, etc.), using Creative Themes/Stories, a lot of props (e.g., tunnels, balance beams, cones, various balls, etc.) & playing games. A Health Education Curriculum will teach body muscles, nutrition & safety. Classes are age appropriate & based on the skill level of each group. Monthly Newsletters & Weekly Handouts.