Taekwondo Korean Olympic Martial Arts
Our Taekwondo program for children with special needs is based on
1 - Learn the traditional Taekwondo
The kids learn the basic elements of our sport like the Basic hand technique, Basic block defense and Basic stance.
And get the next level in our sport the (Taeguk or Forms )
2 - Weapons Class
They learn to use the weapons as a
form of combat imaginaries against several opponents making movements in different directions.
The breaking technique teaches them to concentrate all their strength or energy inone goal in which must use his technique to complete the exercise.
4- Total body physical training.
The physical preparation of the body is based on trying to memorize each child and realize alone from one to ten exercises in a continuous circuit of obstacles.
Hip-Hop Street Dance
The Benefits of Dance Therapy for Kids With Special Needs.
Improving Gross Motor Skills
Many kids with special needs have difficulty with motor skills. Any kind the type of dance studied, dance movements emphasize all body parts and the way they move. Children learn through dance therapy to move their arms, legs and bodies smoothly and in a more coordinated way, improving motor skills. Dance tends to be a more enjoyable way to practice motor skills than simple exercise, because it is done to music.
All kids---not only those with special needs---can improve their health through dance. When children are dancing, they are moving: filling their lungs with air, strengthening bones and muscles, raising heart rates, and reaching their physical potential. Dance often improves mood as well, as endorphins are released during physical exertion.