Ages: 5-6 yrs. MUST BE IN KINDERGARTEN
Student-Teacher Ratio: 8:1
This class includes gymnastics training focusing on the fundamentals of the sport for boys and girls. Attention is given to proper body shapes, correct form, and building strength and flexibility. A portion of the class is devoted to aerobic conditioning to build cardiovascular endurance. Skill training on floor exercise includes emphasis on rolling, cartwheels, headstands, handstands, backbends and kickovers. Classes rotate to several events each week including Bars, Beam, Vault, and Trampoline. Skills are broken down into small progressions of success building self-confidence. A written skill evaluation is prepared for each student recommending a suggested level of advancement to our recreational school-age program.