TIPS FOR STARTING CLASSES

Its a great idea to talk to your child before they start their class.

What follows are some tips on how you can familiarise your child with Gumnut Dance and what they can expect when they participate. We find that this really helps with kids settling into classes.


  • Talk to your child about going to dance class
  • Show your child our website and Facebook page
  • Ensure your child has eaten before class and has had a drink of water
  • Ensure your child has been to the bathroom before class.
  • Tell your child how excited and pleased the Gumnut Dance teachers are to have them in class and that they can’t wait to meet them!
Talk to your child about going to dance class

Show your child our website and Facebook page

Ensure your child has eaten before class and has had a drink of water

Ensure your child has been to the bathroom before class.

Tell your child how excited and pleased the Gumnut Dance teachers are to have them in class and that they can’t wait to meet them!

  • Dress them in the required attire and make sure their hair is pulled back
  • Be on time for class
  • Store all your dance equipment
  • Explain they’re not expected to be ‘perfect’ at dance
Dress them in the required attire and make sure their hair is pulled back

Our FAQ page will have more information

Be on time for class

Store all your dance equipment

Explain they’re not expected to be ‘perfect’ at dance


Extra Tips for Rainbow Gumnuts

3.5 – 5 Year olds