Pre-School Dance

THE BENEFITS OF DANCE FOR PRE-SHOOLERS

The first five years are the most important years for development in a child’s life. These early years shape the mind, body and spirit for life’s journey. We believe in teaching dance as a way of enriching learning and building Self-Esteem.

Here are some of the benefits from taking Dance Lessons at the Muskoka Dance Academy;

  • Little GirlcFocus
  • Character
  • Passion
  • Motor skills
  • Confidence
  • Discipline
  • Musicality
  • Making Friends
  • Posture
  • Physical Awareness
  • Balance
  • Creative Thinking
  • Cognitive Thinking
  • Counting
  • Listening
  • Opportunity to Succeed
  • Appreciation for the Arts

OUR TEACHING PHILOSOPHY

We love teaching Dance Lessons. We are Dance Educators. We are important Role Models in our students lives. Our lesson plans consist of a Solid Vision. We teach Proper Progressions and the layering of good technique. We provide quality training and quality training is Right. Our methods motivate in a FUN and Interactive Way. We strongly believe in the process of learning and that each class is a new experience for both the teacher and their class. We are continuously evolving and learn from our students. We teach for the future of our students. We teach life lessons. We teach to inspire; with character, integrity, value and purpose.

Our Philosophy is a process that will give you Great Results!

Sue Kirwin-Campbell – Artistic Director – The Muskoka Dance Academy


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DANCE AND TUMBLING FOR TOTS

A special program for tots 18 Months to 2 1/2 years old. This class combines creative movement, and dance. It is a fun way to introduce little ones to music, counting, rhythm and a passion for dance in a fun and interactive environment. Little ones can enjoy a variety of Gym Mat activities designed to help develop motor skills. Unique props and fun games are integrated into an action packed class also enhancing balance, agility, strength and coordination. Our Teachers are Properly Certified and have years of Experience to help Motivate and Nurture your child.  Junior Teaching Assistants are a big part of our classes for young children.  They provide our Teachers with an extra set eyes, ears and hands for supplying the attention needed to conduct this type of class. Please see our Junior Teaching Program Page for additional Information.

Saturdays 10:00am 30 minutes per week for 8 weeks $85 + HST. A $15.00 Annual Family Registration Fee will be required for all first time registrations.

Fall Session: September 22nd to November 17th
Winter Session: January 12th to March 9th 2018
Spring Session: April 6th to June 8th 2018

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INTRO TO DANCE

This 45min class is offered to dancers 3 years of age every Saturday Morning at 9:45am.  It is designed to introduce them to a variety of dance disciplines through the use of music, mime and creative movement techniques. Our Teachers are Properly Certified and have years of Experience to help Motivate and Nurture your child.  Junior Teaching Assistants are a big part of our classes for young children.  They provide our Teachers with an extra set eyes, ears and hands for supplying the attention needed to conduct this type of class. Please see our Junior Teaching Program Page for additional Information. Recital opportunities in December and June are also provided.  Details are available on our Recital Page. Please Contact Us for pricing and registration. Full Season Classes run Saturday September 16, 2018 through Saturday June 9th, 2019.

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