Boys were made to move!

Dance is a physical and athletic activity requiring great skill, strength, and agility.

Sounds like an ideal fit for energetic boys, right?

 

Boys love to dance from a young age, just as much as girls. We’ve all seen it in toddlers doing cutest-ever moves to music. However, most forms of dance classes tend to have an overabundance of female dancers in comparison to their male counterparts. While most boys are drawn to other forms of activity like soccer or football, some boys have a passion for dance. And, there is something to be said for why boys should dance!

 

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Benefits of Dance in Early Childhood

Dance can be a powerful tool for enhancing and developing many positive attributes of a growing child.  Dance helps children mature physically, emotionally, socially and cognitively.  The physical benefits of dance are widely accepted, but the emotional, social and cognitive attributes have only recently begun to be appreciated.

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Preschool Dance…What can I expect on the first lesson?

Starting dance is an exciting and sometimes overwhelming experience for young dancers and their families. We often have parents asking us what to expect in the first few weeks of their child joining a class. This is a great question! Knowing what to expect can put your mind at ease, especially if if not everything goes the way you may have imagined it.

It’s well known amongst dance teachers that pre-school dance classes can be a little crazy for the first few weeks of term, for a number of different reasons;

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