Classes for Children Under 5

Music and MovementUnder 5 BalletUnder 5 Dance
PARENT & TOT (0 mths – 3 years) – Tuesdays 10:45 – 11:15

In this class, we strongly encourage and welcome parent involvement. Throughout the class we will sing, listen, speak, act and play with musical instruments and with each other. The musical play will help to develop self-awareness, social and language skills, fine and gross motor skills, cognitive ability and creative expression.

Music 4 My World #1 – Parent Participation (Sept 12, 19, 26, Oct 3, 17, 24, 31, Nov 7)

Music 4 My World #2 – Parent Participation (Nov 14, 21, 28, Dec 5, Jan 9, 16, 23, 30)

Music 4 My World #3 – Parent Participation (Feb 6, 13, 20, 27, Mar 5, 26, Apr 2, 9)

Music 4 My World #4 – Parent Participation (Apr 16, 23, 30, May 7, 14, 21, 28, June 4)

MUSICAL MOVEMENT (2-5 YEARS) – Fridays 2:30 – 3:00

In our music classes we will sing, dance, listen, speak, act, and play with musical instruments and with each other. Our musical play will help to develop self awareness, social and language skills, fine and gross motor skills, cognitive ability and creative expression. Let’s explore our world through music and movement.

Musical Movement #1 – No Parent Participation (Sept 15, 22, 29, Oct 6, 13, 20, 27 & Nov 3)

Musical Movement #2 – No Parent Participation (Nov 10, 17, 24, Dec 1, 8, Jan 12, 19, 26)

Musical Movement #3 – No Parent Participation (Feb 1, 9, 16, 23, Mar 1, 8, Apr 5, 12)

Musical Movement #4 – No Parent Participation (Apr 19, 26, May 3, 10, 17, 24, 31, June 7)

PRE-BALLET (3-4 YEARS)

This class provides the foundation for dance with a lively and fun approach. Basic building blocks of dance are introduced through creative movements, stories, and nursery rhymes to encourage children to use their imaginations. Each exercise has a specific purpose to help to develop their muscles and co-ordination for future, more challenging dance steps.

MINI JAZZ (3-4 YEARS)

This class is perfect for the little dancer who is ready to attend class on their own. This class focuses on basic dance steps, music recognition, rhythm and motor skills using fun music and props. This class prepares any child for any classroom that they may be entering in the future. Children will focus on the skills needed to work in a group as well as listen to and follow directions while having fun and moving to the music!

MINI HIP HOP (3-4 YEARS)

This class is perfect for the little dancer who is ready to attend class on their own. This class focuses on basic dance steps, music recognition, rhythm and motor skills using fun music and props. This class prepares any child for any classroom that they may be entering in the future. Skills such as working with the group and listening to directions are focused on.