Preschool girl swing across the monkey bars working on upper body strength and fine motor control for school readiness

Level 8 Emus (School Readiness)

4 to 5 years ready for school gymbaroo joondalupA class for children currently attending Kindy and Pre-primary to prepare them for school. A quality pre-school program is essential, but a neurologically based movement program, like GymbaROO, can help ensure your child is ready for learning ENROL HERE

Preschool Activities

Classes include:

  • complex finger rhymes and fine motor games
  • hand eye co-ordination
  • cross pattern exercises for laterality
  • sensory motor program
  • challenging gym circuit and fitness
  • group work
  • music and rhythm
  • balance and co-ordination
  • sequencing activities
  • parachute games
  • confidence building
  • socialisation

Preschool Milestones

Level 8 (School Readiness) Classes suit children who are:

  • enjoying participating without parents
  • ready for challenging balance and motor tasks
  • following complex instructions
  • hopping
  • going to Pre-primary full time school next year
  • born between 1/7/12 to 30/6/14

Preschool Development

Children who attend GymbaROO develop:

  • Listening skills and the ability to follow directions.
  • Positive self-esteem and confidence in a group situation.
  • Social skills e.g. turn taking, cooperation, ability to function as part of a group.
  • Self-help skills e.g. independence and recognition of belongings.
  • Strong hands and fingers (and backs and arms) ready for writing.
  • Visual and language skills ready for reading.
  • Awareness of pattern and rhythm ready for maths.
  • Well-developed balance, coordination and gross motor skills to help ensure your child’s brain and body is ready for learning.
  • A sense of fun.

If you have concerns about your child’s School Readiness contact our Jump into Learning Consultancy for further assistance.