Benefits of Ballroom Dancing

Jul 10, 2015

Benefits of Ballroom Dancing for Kids

Improved Physical Fitness
Ballroom Dance is a highly physical activity for kids. Kids who take dance lessons regularly should expect to see a significant improvement in their overall physical health. Regular dance practice can increase your child’s flexibility, range of motion, physical strength and stamina. The repetitive movements involve overall cardiovascular health. Ballroom Dance is a perfect way to teach boys muscularity and girls being for feminine.

Socialization Benefits
In addition to being a physical activity, Ballroom dancing is also a highly social activity. Ballroom dance classes can help children improve their social and communication skills, learn how to work as part of a team and make new friends. Ballroom Dancing can also help to alleviate fears related to dancing in couples and performing in front of an audience.

Educational Benefits
Becoming a skillful dancer requires practice, discipline and focus, skills that can be useful in other areas of your child’s life. According to "FamilyTalk Magazine,” dance lessons can help to spark creativity in young children and help them to develop an appreciation for the arts. Students who regularly participate in dance classes typically tend to perform better academically than their nonparticipating peers. "FamilyTalk Magazine” estimates that students who have a background in dance tend to achieve significantly higher SAT scores and do better in math and science competitions.

Children who learn Ballroom dancing are advantaged throughout life: Confidence, Personality, Style, Posture, Knowledge of Music and Dance, Respect for other people.

Dance Competitions
Many children are now choosing to participate in Ballroom Dance Competitions which offers opportunity to develop advanced skills and earn recognition by competing with other young athletic dancers. 

"Dance Sport” is now an alternative to gymnastics or cheer leading, but for boys and girls. There are dozens of "Dance Sport” competitions within driving distance from New Jersey.

In "Ballroom Place” dance studio we have the world class instructors ready to teach your child to be a successful competitor!

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