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Gymnastics

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Your student will be assessed on the first day and moved to appropriate level if needed.

Shooting Stars Gymnastics

Girls and boys ages 3 and up. Class level descriptions can be found on our website at www.waconiacommunityed.org Our recreational gymnastics program consists of educational training on floor, beam, bars, and vault, in a fun atmosphere. Every child is instructed within a safe environment with trained coaches. Gymnastics helps build a strong foundation for athletic achievement, self-esteem, and improves social skills. Our preschool gymnastics program incorporates early aspects of physical motor development, hand and eye coordination, strength, and flexibility. Please use activities door D at Waconia High School to enter the gymnastics facility. These doors are on the North side of the school. Leotards are suggested for girls, shorts and t-shirt for boys. Hair pulled back away from their face. All children must be toilet trained in order to register for class.
 
Tuesdays: March 19, 26, April 2, 9, & 16
W-161: Preschoolers 4pm-5pm $50
W-162: Level 1 & 2 5pm-6pm $50
W-163: Level 3 & 4 6pm-7pm $50
Minimum 6 / Maximum 12
Register by: March 12th
Beverly Huggett

Which Level Should I Choose?

GYMNASTIC LEVELS
 
PRESCHOOL: Geared for children ages 3, 4 and 5
FLOOR: will learn forward rolls, bridging,  sitting straddle and pike
LOW BEAM: Walking with no help,  bunny hop
BARS: Hanging on bars with little or no help
 
LEVEL ONE/TWO:  
FLOOR: Forward/Backward rolls,  cartwheel, splits,  bridge with feet together,  jumps including Straddle, pike and straight  
BEAM: Walking on high beam forward/backward, toe touch to knee,
Able to dismount off with little or no help, front support, l hold to toe , progression to straight jump dismount .   
BARS: Graduate from Front support, L hold to toe touch Pull up, concept of hip pullover, skin the cat, and going backward over bar.
 
LEVEL THREE/FOUR:
FLOOR: Bridge with straight legs, backward roll, stand to stand, round-off, stand drop to bridge with spot, jump full turn, 1 arm cartwheel, dive forward roll, progressing to running round off, handstand with forward Roll, 3 connecting cartwheels, back walkovers.    
BEAM: Jumps, concept of split leap, 3 bounce squat on mount, ½ turn, forward roll on low beam   
BARS: BACK HIP CIRCLE (Jump,  glide & shoot), skin the cat on high bar, progressing to Vault (spotting block only): squat on ,  squat through and straddle through.

Waconia Community Education Gymnastics

Shooting Stars Gymnastics is for girls and boys ages 3 & up. Class level descriptions can be found on our website at www.waconiacommunityed.org. Our recreational gymnastics program consists of educational training on floor, bars, beam, and vault, in a fun atmosphere. Every child is instructed within a safe environment with trained coaches. Gymnastics helps build a strong foundation for athletic achievement, self -esteem, and improves social skills. Our preschool gymnastics program incorporates early aspects of physical motor development, hand & eye coordination, strength and flexibility. Please use the main entrance of the NEW Waconia High School and proceed to the gymnastics space. Leotards are suggested (boys shorts & T-shirt) and hair pulled back away from their face. All children must be toilet trained in order to register for a class.
 
July 16, 17, 18 & 19 Camp
F-188: Preschool 10am-11am
F-189: Level 1 & 2 11am-12pm
F-190: Level 3 & 4 12pm-1pm
 
August 6, 7, 8 & 9 Camp
F-191: Preschool 10am-11am
F-192: Level 1 & 2 11am-12pm
F-193: Level 3 & 4 12pm-1pm
 
Fee: 40
Minimum 5/ Maximum 12
Register By: July 9 / July 30
Instructor: Beverly Huggett