What is Lil’ Dragons?
Lil’ Dragons focus on teaching martial arts to younger children from the ages of 3 years old to 6 years old. It is a specialized program for children by burning off some extra energy and begin to learn the basics of self-defense along with life skills that will help them when learning martial arts. Aspects such as co-ordination, safety, and discipline for learning Shenshi Ryu, and taekwondo. Students come in wearing traditional uniforms and learn martial arts all while having fun.
What Age are Lil’ Dragons Appropriate for?
JFA’s Lil’ Dragons program is designed for children from the ages 3-6 years old. This program is specifically designed to help younger children learn the basics of martial arts while still in a fun environment. Lil’ Dragons also teaches useable life skills for the children, such as stranger awareness, and the development of self-esteem.
What is taught in Lil’ Dragons?
At JFA Academy traditional martial arts are taught even to the Lil’ dragons. The structure of the class is just adjusted so that the smaller children can learn and absorb the katas, and self-defense movements. Children still get promoted, attaining stripes on their belts to show their experience and expertise level. The children learn life skills, safety, and memory skills, and discipline from the Lil’ Dragons program in a fun environment. These skills are meant to teach children important values such as teamwork, listening, respect, stranger awareness, etc.
What Does my Child Need for Their First Class?
For your first class, all your child will need are some comfortable clothes (no jeans). We provide loaner uniforms for the first couple of classes. Your child will need their own uniform, and we can help. We have many uniforms available for order. Just ask one of the JFA Academy staff members. They will be able to walk you through the process and get you exactly what you need.
Call to Book a Free Class Now!
Ready to get your child started in Lil’ Dragons? Whether you are ready to experience all of the amazing benefits of JFA’s Lil’ Dragon program you’re looking to build your self-esteem, call JFA Academy at 405-921-0223 to schedule your first class. You can also contact us through email, or Facebook. We always have room for people looking to join the JFA family!