Lil’ Dragon class is an age specific programme for children aged 5 – 6 years.
Our programme teaches not only Martial Arts, it teaches children to be good citizens and prepares them for adult life. Therefore units in safety and life skills, will aid them in becoming well-rounded individuals, as a result of developing their social, emotional, physical and intellectual skills.
During these classes your child will learn topics such as :
|Memory||Traffic Safety Respect|
Learning to share – Building fundamental motor skills – Developing self-esteem
Also Independence skills – Ability to follow instructions – Acting respectfully Taking turns – Showing self-control – Increasing awareness of body and space
Demonstrating responsibility – Developing speech and language – Problem solving
Promoting physical strength – Encouraging socialisation – Stimulating curiosity
Developing a love of learning – Promoting coordination and stamina
This is how the Lil’ Dragon classes work
The Lil’ Dragon Programme runs on a 10 week cycle. In each cycle your child will learn a life skill and a safety skill. They will learn Martial Arts techniques relevant to their grade in the Lil’ Dragon syllabus. At the end of each cycle they will be take part in a grading. As a result each student who enters the grading will earn their next grade and receive the appropriate belt and certificate.
The first two lessons is an introduction to the course and after the second week, your child will have earned their first belt: The white belt.
The total length of the course will be approximately 12 months. Their belts will all be white belts with a different colour stripe through each one. The colour order is as follows: white, red, green, yellow, brown, Lil’ Dragon Black Belt.
When your child completes the Lil’ Dragon Programme they will then be promoted into Children’s Class. Children (ages 7-9)