Kinderdance Class Descriptions

Kinderdance® is:

Developmentally-designed curriculum for every age group, 2- 10 years-old, created by Kinderdance® International. Unlike traditional dance schools, Kinderdance® stresses free-movement exploration and gross motor development, while weaving in age-appropriate academic concepts, such as colors, numbers, shapes, and vocabulary words. The result is a fun, engaging class that builds a strong foundation in dance and acrobatics, as well as increases confidence, body awareness, and mental development. Kinderdance East Bay provides movement, dance, tumbling, and fitness enrichment programs for children ages 2- 7 years old, taught with Kinderdance® developmental curriculum.
Kinderdance® Levels 1-3 (ages 3-5) is a developmental dance, motor skills, movement, and fitness program taught on 3 levels, teaching the basics of Ballet, Tap, Gymnastics and Creative Movement. Ballet and tap shoes are recommended but not required. Boys may wear Jazz shoes as an alternative to ballet shoes. Length: 45- 60 mins. once a week / Class size: Maximum of 12

Kindergym® Levels 1-2 (ages 3-5) is a developmental floor gymnastics program with emphasis on social and gross motor development, physical fitness, movement, and fun. Children also learn shapes, colors, number and words.  Athletic shoes required. Length: 30- 45 mins. once a week /  Class size: Maximum of 12.

Kindertots® (age 2) is an age-appropriate program, designed to develop gross motor skills, movement creativity, physical development (flexibility, strength, balance, coordination), tumbling, body awareness and communication skills, while learning numbers, colors and shapes through nursery rhyme songs.  Length: 20-25 mins. once a week / Class size: Maximum of 10.

Kindercombo® Levels 1-3 (ages 6-8) is a developmentally designed combination Ballet, Tap, Modern Dance, and Fitness program. This gives the young dance student a healthy and solid foundation upon which to build. Ballet and tap shoes are recommended but not required. Boys may wear Jazz shoes as an alternative to ballet shoes. Length: 45-60 mins. once a week / Class size: Maximum of 12.

Kindermotion® (ages 3-10, divided) is a developmentally designed program that focuses on motor skills, physical development, fitness, nutrition and imagery.  It prepares students' minds and bodies for athletic and academic pursuits. Length: 45-60 mins. once a week / Class size: Maximum of 12.