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Dance classes for your 2 - 5 year old. What adventure can your toddler go on today, the moon perhaps, or maybe the zoo???

 

Little Wrigglers classes are designed specifically for children aged 2 - 5 years, based in classes, nurseries and playgroups.

 

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Each class consists of a constructed curriculum to inspire your child's imagination in a stimulating mix of dance, music and mime.

 

Little Wrigglers operates flexible ticketing and purchase options within our online booking system Choose our "Adventure Pay & Play" ticket; or benefit from our discounted bulk buy "Explorer" ticket, guaranteeing your child's place over a term period!

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Teacher & Founder

Our Adventures

Why Little Wrigglers

Term Dates

Class FAQs

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Rachel E. Moore RAD BA (Hons), LRAD, Founder and Director of Little Wrigglers

Growing up in Preston, Lancashire, Rachel discovered dance at the age of five and quickly ascended through the grades of Ballet, Modern, Tap and Jazz at her local dance school.

After being awarded a place at the RAD (Royal Academy of Dance) in Battersea, Rachel moved to London in 2003 to study the Art and Teaching of Ballet.

Graduating with honours in 2006, she worked as a teacher for the RAD in Sydney, Australia, moving back to England in 2007 to form Little Wrigglers in Teddington, and later Wimbledon.

As well as Little Wrigglers, Rachel is also an accredited dance teacher in The South East, and has been passing on her passion and experience to many children, aged 2-18 at The Suzanna Raymond School of Dance, Teddington-Hampton and her own school Charters School of Dance, Englefield Green. These schools both follow RAD (Royal Academy of Dance) and ISTD (Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing) syllabi in Ballet, Modern, Tap and Jazz.

Each week brings an exciting new adventure, from feeding animals at the zoo to having tea with the Queen; maybe the secret space mission is a mixture of both!

Little Wrigglers cannot cater for real animals or space rockets - we don't have the room! Instead, we use the limitless boundaries of our imaginations, simple dance movements, such as jumping, bending and stretching, and plenty of props. You should come along, a trip to the moon has never been such a giggle

Each and every class is bursting with fun activities while building an understanding of dance and confidence through participation and peer interaction. So, whether your child is set for dance stardom or just likes a little wriggle, everyone can have a great time learning at Little Wrigglers.

The syllabus is designed around the basic grass roots disciplines of dancing and performing arts.  Little Wrigglers can sow the seeds for a wonderful start in pre-primary dance and theatrics, while nurturing and setting the foundation for potential growth in other fields.

Our classes have been specifically developed to address young children’s cognitive, motor and effective development.

Little wrigglers classes will help your child

  • Move with increased control and coordination
  • Become physically and spatially aware
  • Move expressively
  • Express feelings and emotions through movement
  • Develop a sensitivity to music through movement
  • Stimulate their listening skills
  • Enhance their confidence and self-esteem

 

Monday 14th September - 11th December 2015

No classes from 23rd - 27th October 2015.

 

Thursday 7th January - Thursday 24th March 2016

No classes 15th - 21st February 2016

 

Monday 11th April - Friday 8th July 2016

No classes 30th May - 5th June 2016

No classes 2nd May 2016 

Can I Pay Per Week?

Yes! We totally understand that flexibility is key when you have a toddler therefore we offer themed ticketing options aimed at getting everybody Wriggling.

ADVENTURE TICKET - Pay and play classes allowing convenience in choice of classes.

EXPLORER TICKET - Secure your child's place weeks in advance with our discounted options, this will be pro-rata over the term period, however to qualify for the best prices book before week one!

Can I bring his / her siblings?

Yes, please do.  If they are old enough and keen to join in then a place should be reserved for them.

Babies are more than welcome to wriggle around on mum’s knee.  Please be aware that the class uses the whole space so just keep an eye on baby on the move!!

What should my little wriggler wear and bring to class?

Anything that’s super comfortable. Socks can be too slippery when dancing so we prefer bare feet or soft shoes.

"Rachel is kind because I like her asking questions.  I liked going to Cornwall best, on holiday, in one class"

 Amelia, aged 3

"I like what colour is it?  I like doing jumping, going on train rides and doing butterflies.  I like doing caterpillars and airplanes.  I like my teacher.  I like choosing shapes and I like to go clip clop and tie ponies."

Rosheen, aged 3

"I really love dancing around with the hoola hoops and Rachel always lets me pick my favourite colour, BLUE!"

 Olivia, aged 2

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WE LOVE A GOOD PARTY AT LITTLE WRIGGLERS!

 

Spend the day bouncing, grooving, bopping and wriggling, of course, whilst using props at our fantastic themed parties!

 

Catering for all ages, the high energy party can either run alongside our usual class curriculum or any other current popular musical that tickles your fancy. Popular themes include Prince and Princesses and

Pink Fairies and Pirates

 

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We can visit your Pre-School weekly, bi-weekly or monthly. All Little Wrigglers requires is a clear space to create the fun and excitement we inspire in our fixed classes.

 

Our Nursery curriculum incorporates Early Years Education, and within our magical journeys we focus on learning with play, mime and interaction with others, as well as highlighting themes with numbers, shapes and colours.

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Find / Book a Class

Little Wrigglers offers a complete online booking solution. Click through to our easy to use safe and secure system using the link below. Users can simply choose Venue, Class and time. After safe payment of your purchases presenting your eticket allows admission to the exciting world of fun and imagination. All Aboard!!.....

 

We offer two themed ticketing options aimed at flexibility and getting everybody Wriggling.

 

Adventure Ticket - pay and play classes allowing flexibility in choice of classes.

 

Explorer Ticket- Secure your child's place weeks in advance with our discounted option, this will be pro-rata over a term period, however to qualify for the best prices book before week one!

Teddington

Maidenhead

Staines

Twyford

Englefield Green

Christchurch Hall, Station Road

Mondays @ 10:00 (£8per week or £6.50 per week per term 

The Landmark Arts Centre

Mondays @ 14:00

Thursdays @ 09:30 & 10:30 (£8 per class or £6.50 per week per term 

Norden Farm Arts Centre

Fridays @ 10:00

Staines Congregational Church

COMING SOON Wednesdays @ 10:00 (£6 per week or £5 per week per term 

COMING SOON Loddon Hall

Fridays @ 11:15 & 14:00 (£6 per week or £5 per week per term) 

The Village Centre

Tuesdays @ 14:00 (£6 per week or £5 per week per term)

  

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Get In Touch

Little Wrigglers would really like to hear from you.  We love to chat!!  Please do call us if you need any more information regarding classes, venues, your child's progress or...well...anything really!

 

T: 07817 691 660

 

Alternatively, fill out the form below and we will get back to you as quickly as we can.

 

Extra Info

Wrigglers are linked to many other schools, activities and events.

 

Dance Schools

Charters School of Dance (Englefield Green)

www.chartersdance.co.uk

 

Suzanna Raymond School of Dance (Teddington)

www.suzannaraymondschoolofdance.co.uk

 

The Village School of Dance (Wimbledon)

 www.thevillageschoolofdance.com

 

Nursery Schools and Children's Activities

Playwam (Teddington)

 www.playwam.org.uk

 

 

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