West Loop (Soul City Church)
*Optional Art Add-On from 11:15-11:45am
Feeling like your Broadway Baby is ready for the next step? Then this class is just for you! Broadway Mini-Stars uses the magic of musical theater to ease the transition from toddler to preschooler with a gentle separation approach that will have your little one saying “so long farewell” in no time. Developed by a professional performer turned child development specialist, Mini-Stars classes are taught by a team of professional teaching artists and include movement, music, Bubble Intermission, and drama activities inspired by the Broadway show of the week. Best of all? Each semester culminates with an Open House for family and friends where Mini-Stars get to share everything they've been working on throughout the semester.
*As Broadway Mini-Stars is a gentle separation experience, parents and caregivers will be allowed to stay until their child is comfortable separating.
What do you get when you combine your favorite music class with messy art projects, sensory play adventures, and child lead learning explorations? The ultimate preschool prep experience for your Mini-Star! Developed by a professional performer turned child development specialist, Broadway Mini-Stars: Preschool Prep classes are taught by a team of professional teaching artists who utilize play and classroom routines to empower children to feel in control during transitions and adjust to the expectations of more formal classroom settings. By combining our Broadway "show of the week" model with an emergent curriculum approach, children are given limitless opportunities to explore and create through movement, music, art, and dramatic play. Ready for more than one day a week? Join us on both Wednesdays and Fridays for the ultimate Preschool Prep Experience (2 Day Discount applied at checkout!)
*Broadway Mini-Stars is a gentle separation experience. While the goal is drop-off, parents and caregivers will be allowed to stay until their child is comfortable separating.
*Children are NOT required to be potty trained.
Each week Little Stars dive into the world of different Broadway Musical as our professional teaching artists help them bring the show to life through singing, dancing, and dramatic play. This unique class supports your preschooler’s physical, cognitive, language, and social-emotional development while introducing them to elements of traditional performing arts classes. The semester culminates in an Open House for family and friends where Little Stars can showcase what they've been working on throughout the semester.
Having trouble separating? That’s okay! Our teaching artists will work with you and your Little Star to develop an individualized separation plan that will ease the transition and have them saying “So Long, Farewell” in no time!
West Loop (Soul City Church)
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