Fit Kids Mobile Studio LLC

Weekly Overview

Week of May 14th

Little Athletes

  • The children enjoyed beginning with warm ups on the mats and then one-foot hops, backwards running, skipping, bear crawls, side-to-side shuffle, and galloping.
  • Today was jump rope day!  Students practiced jumping with a rope, swinging it over their head and stepping/jumping over it.  They had a blast playing the snake game, where the teacher wiggled the jump ropes while everyone jumped over it, trying not to touch the snake.
  • During gymnastics, students practiced somersaults, cartwheels, wall stands, and had fun crawling through the tunnel and zigzagging through cones.
  • We began basketball today.  Students practiced bounce-passing the ball to a partner with a "step/push" motion from the chest.
  • Practice bounce passing with your child if time!

Yoga
  • Children had a blast with the magic animal bag today!
  • The students took turns pulling out a special stuffed animal from a bag.  As each animal was pulled, everyone did a yoga pose as that animal.
  • Our class played "Night at the Museum" with our animals.  Students started as rocks (child's pose) and secretly changed into various animals from the magic animal bag when the teacher wasn't looking.  They had a blast "tricking" the teacher!
  • For quiet time, children rested with their stuffed animals on their bellies, practicing making the animal rise on an inhale and fall on an exhale.
  • For relaxation, students rested with their stuffed animals.
  • Ask your child which animal s/he pulled out and the pose for that animal.

Ballet

  • Recital season begins next week and information has been shared.  If you didn't receive it, please contact jackie@fitkidsmobilestudio.com
  • The children are working hard on their recital dance and cannot wait to share it with you!
  • We continue to have fun learning ballet terms and techniques, dancing to various types of music and playing the dance/freeze game!


Week of April 30th

Little Athletes

  • The students started with warm ups on the mats and then one-foot hops, high knees, skipping, bear crawls, and side-to-side shuffle, and galloping.
  • We played a preschool favorite game: The fish game!  Here the teacher is a fisherman and the children are fish.  The teacher tries to catch the fish!
  • During gymnastics, students practiced bridges, cartwheels, wall stands, and had fun crawling through the tunnel and zigzagging through cones.
  • We continued soccer today.  students practiced dribbling with "tiny kicks" and passing the ball with a "step-kick" motion.
  • Ask your child to show you a bridge!

Yoga
  • We went on a bird watching adventure in yoga today!
  • Students posed as several birds, including: flamingos, pigeons, penguins, owls, swans, ducks, falcons, etc.
  • We also practiced a group tree pose as the trees some birds perch in and eagle's nest in two ways: standing and sitting.
  • The students enjoyed the penguin game, where the baby penguins had to shut their eyes and find their mama/daddy penguin by a special sound they made.
  • During quiet time, students practiced soft and hard breaths using feathers. 
  • During relaxation, they laid in child's pose as an egg safe in a nest.
  • Play the penguin game with your child!

Ballet

  • Recital information has been shared.  If you didn't receive it, please contact jackie@fitkidsmobilestudio.com
  • The children are working hard on their recital dance and cannot wait to share it with you!
  • We continue to have fun learning ballet terms and techniques, dancing to various types of music and playing the dance/freeze game!


Week of April 23rd

Little Athletes

  • Class began with warm ups on the mats and then forwards and backwards hopping, skipping, bear crawls, and side-to-side shuffle.
  • During gymnastics, students practiced backward somersaults, cartwheels, wall stands, and had fun crawling through the tunnel and zigzagging through cones.
  • We began soccer today! Students practiced stepping on the ball to trap it and using a "step-kick" motion to pass to a partner.
  • The children enjoyed the parachute today!  They made waves and a tent, ran under it and bounced light balls on it.
  • Ask your child to show you a soccer pass with a ball.

Yoga
  • Today's adventure was to a farm! Students enjoyed posing as many animals and crops you may see on a farm, including: cows, pigs, corn, bales of hay, cats, dogs, sheep, etc.
  • We sang "Old MacDonald had a Farm" and did yoga poses to the song.
  • Students practiced cow breaths, by taking in deep breaths and breathing out long"mooooos"
  • During relaxation, students laid in child's pose, pretending to be bales of hay.

Ballet

  • Recital information has been shared.  If you didn't receive it, please contact jackie@fitkidsmobilestudio.com
  • The children are working hard on their recital dance and cannot wait to share it with you!
  • We continue to have fun learning ballet terms and techniques, dancing to various types of music and playing the dance/freeze game!



Week of April 16th

Little Athletes

  • We started with warm ups on the mat, then hopping, galloping, skipping, bear crawls, and side-to-side shuffle, crab walk and high knees.
  • The children had fun playing the game Red Light/Green Light, with a special purple light (act like a monkey).
  • During gymnastics, students practiced log rolls, cartwheels, crawling through a tunnel, wall stands, and weaving through cones.
  • We continued football skills.  Students ran with a football tucked into their side while zigzagging through cones.
  • The children also practiced throwing and catching a football with a partner.
  • Have your child show you a wall stand!

Yoga
  • Today was a yoga story day!  The students read the book "Do You Want to be My Friend?", by Eric Carle.
  • Throughout the book, a mouse asks several animals to be his friend.  The students posed as the different animals they saw though the book.
  • Ask your child to show you an animal pose from the book!  Animals, include: alligator, elephant, peacock, snake, giraffe, seal, kangaroo, and many more!
  • Students played the sculptor/clay game, where one was the sculptor, the other the clay.  The sculptor molded the clay into one of the poses from the book and the clay guessed which animal s/he was.  Then roles reversed.
  • We practiced waterfall breaths again during quiet time and pretended to be mice, safe underground during relaxation.

Ballet

  • Recital information has been shared.  If you didn't receive it, please contact jackie@fitkidsmobilestudio.com
  • The children are working hard on their recital dance and cannot wait to share it with you!
  • We continue to have fun learning ballet terms and techniques, dancing to various types of music and playing the dance/freeze game!



Week of April 9th

Little Athletes

  • Class began with warm ups on the mat, then hopping, galloping, skipping, bear crawls, and side-to-side shuffle.
  • The children heard the "Golly Gump" story and acted it out, moving around the classroom as different animals, including flies, spiders, birds, cats, and dogs.
  • During gymnastics, students practiced somersaults, wall stands, cartwheels, and enjoyed crawling through the tunnel and weaving through the cones.
  • We practiced properly gripping a football and throwing it across the room.
  • Have your child practice throwing a football with a "step, push" motion.

Yoga
  • The students had fun going on an adventure to the land "down under."  They looked at Australia on a map and learned it is nighttime there when it is morning here.  
  • Students viewed pictures of various Australian animals and posed as them, including: kangaroo, koala, Tasmanian devil, dingo, quokka, and a snake.
  • We played a "kangaroo jump" game, where they practiced their kangaroo hopping skills.
  • For quiet time, students learned about waterfall breaths to practice slow, deep breathing.
  • During relaxation, students laid in child's pose, pretending to be a joey in their mama's pouch.
  • Ask your child to show you one of the poses and also practice waterfall breaths with him/her.

Ballet

  • Recital information has been shared.  If you didn't receive it, please contact jackie@fitkidsmobilestudio.com
  • The children are working hard on their recital dance and cannot wait to share it with you!
  • We continue to have fun learning ballet terms and techniques, dancing to various types of music and playing the dance/freeze game.