Urban Kidz® (3-5 yrs)

Registration opens for CURRENT J'Adore Dance clients at
9:00am on Tuesday 2nd July 2019 and for NEW clients at 9:00am on Tuesday 2nd July 2019. Current clients, please LOGIN first for early registration.

Day of the week: Tuesday
Duration: Sep 10th 2019 until Dec 3rd 2019
Time: 9:15 AM until 9:45 AM
Age: 3 years to 5 years
Spots Remaining: 12
Price: $208.00

Are you seeking a non-competitive studio where fun, fitness, and a love of dance are the top priority? Let's get funky! 

Come and get your hip hop groove on in our sessional Hip Hop program, Urban Kidz®, ages 3-13 years. Urban Kidz® has been expertly developed by artistic director Jenna Brenan (BEd, AFLCA, PPNF) in collaboration with a variety of dance educators who teach hip hop programming to children of all ages and abilities. All our classes are taught by highly trained instructors who have certified in JDance® (The foundational curriculum for our Urban Kidz® program) and have a solid foundation in both dance technique and best teaching practices. Dance to your favourite kid friendly, parent approved music while learning the latest hip hop moves! In Urban Kidz®, you will explore dance concepts, gain coordination, and increase strength and flexibility.


Our program focuses on Anne Green Gilbert’s BrainDance research and her teachings on conceptual dance education, providing a foundation for a strong where new dance concepts will be explored monthly where new dance concepts will be explored monthly. Creative dance, imagination, and expression are combined with developmentally appropriate movement, music, and Hip Hop dance skills to create a class that is fun for all!


Dance is more than a series of steps. Our programs use a holistic approach that provides our young dancers with a brain compatible learning environment. Our conceptual approach to dance education ensures our students move with purpose on the dance floor and through life. Our goal is to shape each student into a Holistic Dancer who is a:

  • • Skilled Technician

  • • Critical Thinker

  • • Successful Collaborator

  • • Inventive Creator

    • Effective Communicator


Each class includes: a BrainDance warm up, concept based exploration, Hip Hop skill development and choreography, a fitness based game or obstacle course and ends with a rhythm development activity. No previous dance experience necessary.


ATTIRE:

 Comfortable clothing (eg. leggings and a t-shirt) 

• Bare feet OR indoor running shoes

• Hair pulled back

• Water bottle


Registrations can be completed online or in person at the studio or over the phone (provided you already have an account with J’Adore Dance). Payment must be received at the time of registration. 

Programs at J'Adore Dance are in high demand, and sell out with long wait lists. As such, any registrations cancelled before the first class are subject to a $25 + GST administrative fee. No refunds will be issued after the start date of the class, however, we will issue credit valid for 12 months from the start date of the canceled program if the registration is canceled before the third class of the session. No refunds or credit will be granted after the start of the third class other than for serious illness or injury with medical documentation provided. Cancellation requests must be received in writing (info@jadoredance.com) and can only be processed by management. Credits are non-transferable and non-refundable.


Pamela

Instructor

From an early age, Pamela has always been actively involved with music and dance. Her enthusiasm for both eventually led her to a B.A. in Music Therapy from Eastern Michigan University. She practiced music therapy with adults and children for over 10 years before moving to Edmonton with her husband. Pamela also has a passion for fitness. Upon arriving in Edmonton, she developed and implemented a fitness and recreation program for adults with developmental disabilities. After recently becoming a new mother, she was looking for a way to bring her passion and excitement for music and movement to the life of her son, James. She fell in love with Intellidance immediately, after compleitng the certification program has been sharing her passion for dance with other mothers and their children! Pam also holds certification in Pre-Natal Yoga and Integrative Dance through Rhythm Works.
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