As a mom, you know firsthand how much your baby or toddler loves to play and move around. Zumbini is a program from the creators of the popular Latin dance fitness program, Zumba. Simply put, Zumbini is a Zumba-inspired classes for the little ones, hence, its name which playfully combines “Zumba” with the word “mini”. Designed for children from 0 to 3 years old, it offers the fun and health benefits of music and movements with child development. What makes Zumbini doubly fun is how parents are meant to be part of a class so they get to bond with their kids.
What to Expect in a Zumbini Class
If there’s one thing you can expect from a Zumbini class – it’s a one-of-a-kind bonding experience. It’s a fun-filled program that requires active participation, getting young children and adults (parents or caregivers) to move and learn together. Parents will sing, wiggle and explore movements together with their kids. These unique classes last 45 minutes and occur in terms of varying periods from 5 weeks up to 12 weeks. Zumbini classes include dance and play, the use of interesting props, singing, and playing of musical instruments.
Of course, there is lots of music in this program, both recorded and live. The classes combine hip Zumba music full of world rhythms as well as delightful tunes that were specially created for the program to captivate kids. Classes are conducted by certified Zumbini instructors trained to handle and interact with young children, and keep them interested throughout the program.