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Jungle Animal Creative Dance Lesson for Home and School Classrooms

Snap like a crocodile, swing like an orangutan and prowl like a lion as we move like wild animals in this jungle-themed creative dance lesson specially made for kids and toddlers. The 15-minute lesson explores moving our bodies in fun and creative ways to carefully selected music specially chosen to help ignite the imagination and provide a beat and rhythm …

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Great Dance and Ballet Books for boys!

Finding a book about dance is easy! But finding a book about dance or ballet or any other style where the main characters or information is either gender-balanced or about boys, is not so easy! Great dance and ballet books for boys include images or photos that boys are easily able to identify with. They are either gender-balanced or include …

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The Ultimate List of Dance and Ballet Picture Books for Children by Age

Every night my children and I have a ritual. After bath and shower time we sit on the couch and read several picture books. We have collated quite a collection of children’s literature, but some of our favourite books to read are those about ballet, dance and movement. The best dance and ballet picture books have storylines, rhymes, and words …

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Dance & Ballet Books for Kids & Young Readers that Showcase Diversity!

When I grew up reading children’s literature it was quite rare to see many books where the kids had different skin colors, or where the main character had a disability. Having been a teacher in multicultural schools and having mixed-race children myself, I have become painfully aware of the discrepancies as I wasn’t always able to provide my students and …

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Creative Dance Class for kids & Toddlers – A Farm Adventure

Come with us on a trip to the farm where we explore the movement of Horses, Chickens, and Pigs in this creative and fun movement class for kids. We start off with a warm-up, then listen to the music for some inspiration as we gallop like a horse, flap our arms and poke our necks in and out like chickens …