KinderGym


kindergym 4Kindergym is a development program for children aged 1 to 4 years and their caregiver. Kindergym kids learn to be stronger in body (motor skills, strength and coordination), mind (creativity, cognitive development and problem solving) and spirit (social development and confidence).  Parents, children and coaches join together to create a fun, safe and structured environment where children can learn the basics of gymnastics.

Groovy Kindergym Program Offers:

  • Movement based activities – balancing, sliding, climbing and jumping to assist your child in the development of coordination, confidence, creativity and self-esteem.
  • A safe environment providing a wide range of stimulating and challenging equipment.
  • A chance for you and your child to play and learn together in a light-hearted environment. Please read our Kindergym Information Sheet that highlights the importance of parental involvement!
  • An opportunity to participate in individual, partner and group activities with and without small hand equipment e.g. balls, bean bags, hoops, scarves, ribbons, etc.
  • An enjoyable range of music, games, songs and dances suited to your child’s developmental needs.

Following and some benefits of attending gymnastics:

Gross Motor Skills

  • Walking and running
  • Jumping
  • Hopping
  • Skipping
  • Galloping
  • Leaping

Motor Fitness Development

  • Muscular endurance
  • Contralateral coordination
  • Cardiovascular endurance
  • Strength and flexibility
  • Balance
  • Spacial awareness
  • Agility

Social Development

  • Working with a partner and in a group (teamwork)
  • Sharing
  • Taking turns
  • Listening to the teacher
  • Independent focus
  • Concentration
  • Self confidence

For more information, view the Kindergym Program Information Brochure.