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Institut Français d'Ecosse

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Ages

3 - 11 years

When

Fri & Sat

Where

French Institute

Benefits

Expands the imagination Builds confidence Promotes discipline Make new friends Develops language skills

About

Part of a worldwide network, the Institut français d’Écosse encourages cross-cultural exchange and presents the best of French culture. Enjoy our wide offer: French courses, talks, live music and theatre performances, film screenings, library collections, kids activities and festivals.

Sing and Sign – Edinburgh (East and Central)

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Ages

Up to 1 years

When

Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu & Sat

Where

Fairmilehead Church+4 locations

Benefits

Meet other parents Make new friends Builds confidence Makes children smile Develops language skills

About

Sing and Sign is an award winning programme teaching gestures or baby signs through song and rhyme. We use action songs, props, pictures and toys in musical activities to help stimulate speech and language development. It’s a lot of fun and a wonderful skill to learn with your baby. Such an easy way to communicate with your baby before speech and help quicken their speech development.

Afrexobics dance club

1 review

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Ages

Up to 3 years

When

Fridays

Where

Life Care Centre & Cafe

Benefits

Promotes better sleep Contributes to cognitive development Makes children smile Great physical activity

About

Afrexobics is a fusion of african dance moves and fitness. The club offers 2 different classes an adult class which is high intensity and baby-in-a sling class. Baby-in-a-sling-class is for baby weating parents who need an opportunity to keep fit but dont have to worry about leaving their babies. They can have fun, gently exercise whilst bonding with their baby

Mini French

5 reviews

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Ages

Up to 6 years

When

Thu, Fri & Sat

Where

Life Care Centre & Cafe+2 locations

Benefits

Unleashes creativity Contributes to cognitive development Makes learning fun Makes children smile Builds confidence

About

A warm welcome to Mini French! Carefully developed sessions for children from birth to age 7. Loads of toys and fun activities and great feedback from parents (check NetMum & Facebook). Suitable for all levels. Languages are shown to enrich overall mental development. Two types of class: MUSIC & EXPLORE - suitable for all preschool children from birth with their parents using our suite CD/ MP3 packs. Each block uses a new set of tracks. THE ACADEMY - A popular class with age-specific, hands-on activities based on a theme each block. Drop-off. Age 4 to Primary 2 (age 7). Sign up today!

Monkey Music – Edinburgh North

16 reviews

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Ages

Up to 4 years

When

Mon, Tue, Wed & Fri

Where

Life Care Centre & Cafe+2 locations

Benefits

Expands the imagination Promotes discipline Unleashes creativity Develops language skills

About

Since 1993, thousands of families across the UK, have grown up singing, dancing & playing with Monkey Music. Written by musicians, who understand the fundamental role that music plays in early development, our progressive classes are an ‘excellent fit’ for babies & pre-schoolers. With the help of Monkey and Mo, catchy songs, fascinating sounds and fabulous props, our talented teachers captivate & entertain their troop of musical little monkeys. Everyone has so much fun learning, they don’t realise how clever they are being!

Talking Tots – Edinburgh

12 reviews

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Ages

1 - 4 years

When

Mon, Tue & Fri

Where

Life Care Centre & Cafe+2 locations

Benefits

Expands the imagination Builds confidence Makes learning fun Develops language skills

About

Fun interactive classes from 4 months to 5 years designed by speech and language therapists to boost development of communication skills, speech and language, listening and attention, social skills and imagination and storytelling.

Ward School of Irish Dance

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Ages

5 - 16 years

When

Mondays

Where

St Thomas of Aquin's R.C. High School

Benefits

Develops coordination and balance Builds confidence Great physical activity Make new friends

About

At the Ward School of Irish Dance we teach all levels of Irish Dance. From our mini under 6's classes to our beginner or advanced classes for ages 6-16yrs, we encourage all the fun & fitness with Irish Dance in a fun & friendly class.

Young Engineers – Edinburgh

10 reviews

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Ages

6 - 8 years

When

Sundays

Where

Dynamic Earth

Benefits

Supports the school curriculum Contributes to cognitive development Makes learning fun Encourages teamwork

About

Young Engineers provide enrichment programs exploring the areas of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) while focusing on learning through play. Children are given the chance to explore aspects of science and engineering outside their normal curriculum-based classroom activities. Our method revolves around hands-on learning of theory and practical implementation using our uniquely designed curriculum with LEGO® to deliver a multi-sensory experience.

Montessori Mornings

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Ages

Up to 5 years

When

Mon, Tue & Thu

Where

Dean Bowling Club+1 location

Benefits

Contributes to cognitive development Builds confidence Expands the imagination Makes learning fun

About

Our Bruntsfield and Comely Bank Montessori classrooms are packed with developmental, educational and creative materials to engage your little ones. By regularly playing here your child will build up their concentration, motivation and independence. We are the only year-round parent and child Montessori classroom in Edinburgh. All our play sessions are run by Montessori-trained early years professionals.

Shapes Studio

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Ages

4 - 16 years

When

Wed & Thu

Where

Shapes Fitness Studios+1 location

Benefits

Develops coordination and balance Builds confidence Great physical activity Make new friends

About

Dance classes for all, age 5 to adults, in a fun and encouraging environment. Bright, spacious studio with music and lighting system also available for private hire for kids parties, etc.

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