PRE-SCHOOL DANCE PROGRAM
Our extremely popular classes are suitable for pre-school aged children 3-5 years.
Let your child’s first steps in ballet be the start of a wonderful journey through expression and movement. Children will learn basic ballet steps, gain an understanding of correct ballet posture and explore creative movement and improvisation to different themes each term.
Tip Tap Toes
Tap dancing is a great way for children to learn balance and develop co-ordination. A fun class that teaches children rhythm and inspires them to move and make loud sounds with their feet, to upbeat music. Tap shoes are hired to the students for a small fee of $5 per term.
Wiggle & Groove
Do you have a Pre-school aged child who can’t stand still and loves to dance to pop music? This fun class is a fusion of basic jazz and hip hop. Children learn a short warm-up and basic dance moves to teach gross motor skills and rhythm. The class finishes with creative choreography to a theme that is progressed each lesson.
Does your Pre-schooler love to be upside down? Do they like to roll around on the floor? Little Tumblers is an acrobatics based class that will teach basic acro skills such as forward rolls and bridges whilst helping students with balance, co-ordination and strength building of both the legs and upper body.
Lil Groovers Hip Hop – NEW in 2022!
Join mascots Boomah and Bboy Beatz as your child learns an authentic hip hop curriculum and has a blast dancing with their new friends.
In this pre and early school program, your child’s own individuality will shine through as they learn how to groove in rhythm and express themselves through movement.
Through our structured, weekly Lil Groovers program, they’ll have the opportunity to learn, dance, laugh and have fun as they progress naturally through the use of props, Cyphers, freestyling, and fundamentals.
Plus, they’ll love running through our Confidence Course (our Hip Hop obstacle course) – a fun release that helps them build balance, coordination, body strength, and determination. Get them started on their dance journey with the Lil Groovers Program, our hip-hop and street dance program designed especially for young dancers.
The benefits of taking dance classes for a pre-schooler
- They learn to follow instructions and take turns
- They gain a sense of discipline through learning new positions
- They develop skills in co-ordination, balance and how to control their bodies in motion
- They are being active and exercising their body and mind, whilst boosting concentration, improving focus, memory and learning.
- They learn musicality and rhythm, and how to dance to the beat
- They gain a sense of self-confidence and pride in their bodies and what they can accomplish
- They make new friends and interact with other children their own age
- They are encouraged to use their imagination and expressiveness to explore creative movement and storytelling