Article Category - "Children’s Services"
The elbowroom is running 4 weeks of summer kids camp (ages from 4-10 years old). Full days of arts, crafts, games, yoga, dancing and as much outdoor activity as weather permits.
A great selection of activities for all primary school aged children to help build confidence, foster creativity, building friendships in a community of children and facilitators.
Time Spent Outdoors
The camp is suitable for all children in mainstream education. We also embrace children with additional needs who are able for group environments.… Read more
Parenting teens- Being the calm in the storm
There’s no such thing as bad weather, just the wrong clothes! The same can be said for the teenage years; what can appear to be a dramatic and difficult change in your relationship with your child is, in fact, their opportunity to develop the vital tools of adulthood and you, the parent, are their safety net.
This workshop will look at the incredible changes that are happening in your child’s brain, and equip you with tools that you can use to help your relationship with them while supporting them through these milestones.
Join us for 4 days of Fun, Games, Music, Movement, Yoga, Art & Crafts and Zen time.
Kids from 4 to 10 years are welcome to join us for the day or for all 4 days of our camp. You will need to bring packed cold lunch/snack as camp starts at 9 am and runs until 4.pm. 1 x Hot vegetarian meals and 1 x morning fruit snack will be provided.… Read more
Pitch Perfect singing lessons!
The emphasis of this music class is on fun, confidence building, finding our voice, teamwork, appreciation of music, learning rhythms and sounds and performance.
There will be a performance to parents of one song per month. There will be instruments!
No previous musical or singing experience necessary.
Music expresses that which can not be put into words and that which cannot remain silent.… Read more
Tanya will teach this fun and flexible class where there will be a balance between spontaneity and structure so that kids learn to listen to each other as well as express themselves creatively.
Kids learn best when they are having fun, so classes interweave story, song, games, and poses, allowing children to learn in a multi-sensory environment which explores kinaesthetic, visual, aural, inter-and intra-personal learning.
•Have fun in a non-competitive environment
•Yoga teaches specific calming techniques and breath work
•Yoga teaches self-acceptance
D7 ET kids will be picked up from school and brought to the class.… Read more
Kids will love this excellent recreational programme in which gymnasts progress at their own pace through the class.
They will learn the basic to advanced gymnastics skills which help to improve overall flexibility, strength, body awareness and develop great self-esteem. Children at this level can be invited to compete at friendly competitions. These classes cater for boys and girls of all abilities.
•Improves spatial awareness: Gymnastics is considered a spatial activity, which means the more children move in different ways, the more connections are made in the brain that improves spatial awareness.… Read more