Bonding with your little one is indeed priceless, and what great fun it’ll be to do so with a variety of fun activities! Whether it’s swishing in the pool, grooving to music, rattling all kinds of instruments, or rolling around just for giggles, Little Steps has got you covered with our essential guide to baby classes in Singapore! Swimming lessons for babies, music classes, and more…let’s go!
The aquaDucks swimming programs were established in 1989. The program teaches childrem to swim through a blend of methods that cater to every child's individual needs for learning through fun and play. No floatation devices are used during the lessons as kiddos are taught to float and even dive independently. Free trial sessions are offered to assess your child's skill level at locations islandwide.
Aqua Bambinos, Block C Burghley Lifestyle Hub, #01-07, Burghley Drive, Singapore, +65 6487 3225, www.aquabambinos.com.sg
Elite Coach, www.elitecoach.com.sg
Marsden Swim School, various pool locations and office at 113 Holland Road, Singapore, +65 6473 8353, www.marsdenswimschool.com
Swimfast Aquatic & Fitness, various venues, firstname.lastname@example.org,www.swimfast.com.sg Singapore Swimming Academy, www.singaporeswimming.com
Swish Swimming, Dempsey Hill, #01-08, 72 Loewen Road, Singapore, +65 9832 2522, email@example.com
Stepping Out Studios is the home of Stepping Out – a community dance organization that aims to create a vibrant dance culture, enabling everyone to engage with dance in all its forms – as a leisure pursuit, as an art form and as a means of maintaining physical and mental well-being. The studio offers classes for kids as young as 18 months, with a unique dance syllabus targeted at 2 to 4-year-olds called Melody Bear, which provides an excellent introduction to the concepts of ballet, tap, music, and movement.
Amy's School of Dance and the Arts, Block 265, #03-267, Central Drive, Singapore, +65 6280 0801, www.amydancearts.com
Artiste Quotient, 154 E Coast Rd, Singapore 428864, +65 6348 2878, www.aqdance.com.sg
Attitude Performing Arts, Bukit Timah Plaza, #01-29 & 15, 1 Jalan Anak Bukit, Singapore, +65 6467 9738, www.attitudearts.com
Beat Street, 116B Neil Road, Chinatown, Singapore, +65 9176 7577, www.beatstreet.sg
Centre Stage School of the Arts, Block 15, Woking Road, Singapore(Main), Laguna Park, #01-32, 5000G Marine Parade Road, Singapore, +65 6732 7211 (Main), +65 6449 6211 (East), www.centre-stage.com
Jitterbugs Swingapore, The Cathay, #B1-08, 2 Handy Road, Singapore, +65 6887 0383, www.jitterbugs.com
Tanglin Arts Studio, Hollandse Club, 22 Camden Park, Singapore 299814, +65 6479 0304, www.tanglinartsdancestudio.com
Juzmusic Academy offers a wide range of early childhood programs to suit all ages. The Junior Discovery program (1.5yrs above) includes Nursery rhymes and chants are used as a stimulus for movement, singing, and percussion playing for the youngest aspiring musicians. The Junior Playtime program (2.5yrs above) introduces note reading, rhythm, aural skills, recognition of keys, pitch singing, perfect pitch, musical perception, and memory training. Further aural training includes dictation and sight-singing. Once at the Junior Musician (4-6 years) level, kids will learn both the Piano and the Violin. Juzmusic Academy is one of the few music schools in Singapore to offer music lessons in Suzuki Piano, Suzuki Violin, Suzuki Cello. More information here. Click here to register for a free trial.
Musical Monkeys, +65 9088 0417, www.musicalmonkeys.sg. Click here for details of other locations.
Music Factory, Block 106, #02-64, Clementi Street 12, Singapore, +65 6899 8177, www.musicfactory.com.sg
Our Music Studio, #03-11B, Tanglin Mall, 163 Tanglin Road, Singapore, +65 6467 1789, www.ourmusicstudio.com.sg
Seimpi School of Music, #05-37, Funan Digital Life Mall, 109 North Bridge Road, Singapore, +65 6737 6731, www.seimpi-music.com.sg
Yamaha Music School Singapore @ various locations. Click here for full details.
Art Grain offers a comprehensive arts education program catered to kids and adults alike. Their Seedling Art Program for tots aged 2.5 to 4 years is specially tailored to fine-tune gross and finer motor skills which are essential in their making of art. Once that is established, they can choose to move on to the Headstart Art Program that encourages kids to be more conscious of the world they live in and create stories through their artwork.
Artgrain, Thomson, Bukit Timah, Tampines & Parkway Centre, artgrain.com.sg/artgrain_programs/seedling-art
Da Little Arts School, Ngee Ann City Tower B, #13-03, 391B Orchard Road, Singapore, +65 6235 5993, firstname.lastname@example.org, www.dalittleschool.com.sg. For details of the Rochester branch, click here.
Gymboree pretty much has it covered for all types of classes. With classes starting from birth, Gymboree’s Play and Learn program supports your bub's crucial development through tummy time, music and tons of parent-child interaction! Their seven-level program is designed to support your little one's growth at his or her own individual pace. From sensory stimulation to problem-solving games and storytelling, classes use play-based activities to stretch the body and mind. Music and Art programs are also available for older kiddos.
Power Kids Gym, UE Square, #02-12, 81 Clemenceau Avenue, Singapore, +65 6333 8511, www.powerkidsgym.com