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Classes 2018-02-02T13:11:08+00:00

Baby Tadpoles, Terrific Tadpoles and Perfect Pollywogs- One Hour Class
Baby Tadpoles are 6 months to 18 months, Terrific Tadpoles are 1 Year to 2 Years – Perfect Pollywogs are 2 Years to 3 Years
Parent Participation Required

Parents and caregivers participate in this class with their toddlers as they are introduced to new experiences and activities each week. Children strengthen motor skills through equipment play, games, songs and group activities. This is a great opportunity to develop peer interactions, build self esteem and confidence. We encourage the children in class to participate in the activities presented, however, it is not mandatory.  If we are doing something the child does not enjoy, it’s fine to play on the slides or with something else and then join back with us when we switch activities.  Participation in this class also includes one open gym for free per week for the duration of the session.


Fantastic Frogs – One Hour Class
3.5 Years to 4 Years
Parent Participation Optional

This class is for older children that are building confidence in playing independently with their peers. We will focus on developing motor skills through equipment play, games, songs and group activities. This is a great opportunity to learn how to play, share and bond with other children of a similar age. This class helps to prepare the children for the direction and structure of kindergarten.  Parents can choose to stay in the gym with the children, watch from our observation room, or drop off the children and pick up at the end of class. Participation in this class also includes one open gym for free per week for the duration of the session.


Nature Newts – One Hour Class
2 Years to 4 Years
Parent Participation Required

Parents, caregivers and children participate in this outdoor activity class based on learning through nature.  These classes are designed to allow children to have a hands on experience playing with the elements of the environment.  In the event of uncooperative weather, we will cancel the class and extend the session to accommodate a makeup class.  Classes are held outside at Whippersnapper’s Play Gym.


Awesome Alligators – One Hour Class
3 Years to 9 Years
Parent Participation Required

Parents and caregivers can optionally participate in this class with their children with special needs. This class is facilitated by an instructor with special needs background as well as another instructor. We will provide various activities for the children to learn and grow more independent and practice their social and play skills. Participation in this class also includes one open gym for free per week for the duration of the session.


Drop ‘n Hop – Two Hour Class
3 Years to 5 Years
Drop off Class

This is a drop off class and runs for 2 hours each week. During this session, we will play games, sing songs, play with gym equipment, read stories, make crafts and have snacks. This is great opportunity for the children to practice being away from home without Mom and Dad and to play with the other children. Participation in this class also includes one open gym for free per week for the duration of the session.


Gymnastics- One Hour Class
5 Years to 8 Years

The goal of this class is to learn and use the basics of gymnastic tumbling to build their ability. The class will start by review or teaching the basics of gymnastics depending on individual level and will focus on advancing skills from there.  We do a combination of tumbling, beam, bar, rings and modified vault activities in our classes. Participation in this class also includes one open gym for free per week for the duration of the session.


Cheerleading – One Hour Class
4 to 9 Years

This introductory cheer class will teach children basic cheer movements, jumps and tumbling in a noncompetitive environment. They will learn sideline cheers as well as an exciting routine filled with stunts, hip hop dancing, tumbling, and jumping which they will perform at the end of the session.  The cheerleaders will perform their routines for parents in the last class of the session.  During some sessions, there may be an opportunity to cheer at other locations (for example, at a basketball or football game close by).  Participation in this class also includes one open gym for free per week for the duration of the session.


***NOTE – Not all classes are always offered in every session.  See our current schedule for the specific classes that are being offered during the current session.