SEND Dance - Special Educational Needs Classes PARK WALK SCHOOL, CHELSEA SW10 0AY

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SEND - Special Educational Needs and Disabilities Dance Classes in London

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About our SEND Dance Special educational needs and disabilities dance classes.

Dance is a form of communication that spans across all languages and cultures. Any person of any age, background or ability CAN dance. SEND Dance has a positive impact on not only the neurotypical child but also neurodiverse ones, developing brains of special needs youth as well as the advantages in the social, health, self-esteem and self-expression aspects.


      1. Physical development skills and healthy lifestyle
      2. Sense of community
      3. Communication and socialisation skills 
      4. Emotional and mental health
Dakoda's Dance Academy: SEND danceSpecial Educational Needs and Disabilities Dance Classes in London

About our Special educational needs and disabilities dance classes.(SEND)

Dakoda's Dance Academy offers dance classes specifically designed for individuals with special educational needs and disabilities. At our dance classes for SEND children, we understand the unique needs of each child and adapt our teaching methods accordingly. Our experienced instructors are trained to work with children with a range of disabilities, ensuring a safe and enjoyable learning environment for all. We believe that every child deserves the opportunity to dance and express themselves creatively, and we are committed to providing high-quality dance education that meets the individual needs of each student. Join us at Park Walk in Chelsea on Saturdays for an enriching and inclusive dance experience. At our SEND dance classes, children learn a range of skills that promote physical, social, and emotional well-being. Our goal is to provide a safe and nurturing environment where every child can explore their creativity, build confidence, and develop lasting friendships. Through our classes, children learn fundamental dance techniques, such as balance, coordination, and rhythm. They also have the opportunity to engage in creative movement and improvisation, enabling them to express themselves in unique and meaningful ways. Our instructors use a variety of teaching methods, including visual aids, sensory props, and verbal cues to cater to different learning styles and abilities.
In addition to dance skills, our classes promote socialization and teamwork. Children learn to interact with others through partner work and group exercises, building communication and collaboration skills. Our inclusive approach ensures that every child is valued and respected, fostering a sense of belonging and community.
At our SEND dance classes, children also develop emotional skills such as self-awareness, self-esteem, and self-expression. Through movement and music, children learn to regulate their emotions, express their feelings, and build a positive self-image. Our instructors provide a supportive and nurturing environment that encourages children to take risks, try new things, and celebrate their achievements. In conclusion, our SEND dance classes provide dance education, catering to the unique needs of each child. We strive to create a positive and inclusive learning environment that promotes physical, social, and emotional growth.

When and Where are the SEND dance classes?

Our SEND dance class is held withing Park Walk School in Chelsea on Saturdays during term time.
9.30 -10.30am

About the teacher

Marta is from Portugal where she gave her first steps into ballet. She started her journey at Estarreja Ballet School at age of 6 and stopped when she was 19 years old, when she was part of a small dance company/school, the BCN – Ballet Contemporâneo do Norte, right before starting her Degree in Psychology.

After finishing her Degree and Master in Clinical Psychology (Master thesis: Eating Disorders) and specialisation in Children with Disabilities and Special Needs, she decided to join Psychology and Dance and invested in new courses and specialisations (Dance and movement Therapy and Art Therapy) – currently taking a specialisation in Psychology of Dance.

She taught Creative Dance, for children from 3 years old, Sensorial movement for children with ADHD/ADD and Autism for 4 years and more recently baby dance classes.
Marta loves the power that dance has and what you can make and achieve with it – her dance mantra is: “Dance, Dance, otherwise we are lost!” by Pina Baush and because of this, at the age of 34 she decided to go back to Ballet and to teach.

What is S.e.n.d?

Send is a specialized program designed for children with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) to learn and enjoy the art of dance. Our program is geared towards providing high-quality dance education that is tailored to the individual needs of each child. At our studio located in Park Walk in Chelsea, London, we offer classes on Saturdays that focus on enhancing physical and social skills, promoting self-expression and building confidence. Our experienced dance teachers have extensive knowledge of working with children with disabilities and are passionate about creating a safe and inclusive learning environment.
Our SEND dance classes are suitable for children of all ages and abilities who have autism, cerebral palsy, Down's syndrome, or any other learning or physical disability. We use a variety of teaching techniques and adaptive equipment to ensure that every child can fully participate in the class and achieve their goals.
At Send, we believe that every child deserves the opportunity to learn and experience the benefits of dance. We encourage parents to get in touch with us to discuss their child's needs and to arrange a trial class. Our team of dedicated professionals is committed to providing high-quality dance education and making a positive impact on the lives of children with special needs.

What special educational needs and disabilities do your dance classes cater for?

Our dance classes cater to a wide range of special educational needs and disabilities, including but not limited to autism spectrum disorder, Down syndrome, cerebral palsy, and sensory processing disorders. We understand that each child is unique, so we tailor our classes to meet their individual needs and abilities.

Our experienced and trained instructors are equipped to work with children who may require additional support and accommodations to fully participate in the classes. We are committed to creating a safe and inclusive environment for all children to express themselves through dance.

How do your instructors create an inclusive learning environment?

At our dance classes for S.E.N.D children, our instructors prioritize creating an inclusive learning environment. We understand the importance of making sure every child feels comfortable and valued in the class.

Our instructors have extensive experience working with children with special needs and disabilities, which enables them to adapt their teaching style accordingly. They use a range of visual, auditory, and tactile cues to ensure that every child can follow the lesson and participate fully. We also encourage open communication between our instructors and parents, as we understand that every child is unique and may require different approaches. Our instructors are always willing to listen to feedback and make adjustments to teaching methods to ensure that all children feel included and can thrive in our classes

SEND Dance classes ( Special Educational Needs & Disabilities)

CLASSES HELD AT - Park walk school, chelsea, sw10 0ay

We offer a variety of class styles. Our after-school and Saturday classes are available at over 4 locations in Chelsea, Knightsbridge, Fulham (Fulham Boys School), and Belgravia, making it easy for your child to find a convenient class near your home. In addition to our breakdance classes, we offer a range of dance styles that cater to children of all ages and skill levels. Children's dance classes include: Classical Ballet Beginner Ballet Street Dance Tap Dance Jazz Dance Acrobatics /Gymnastics & Tricks Singing Drama Performing Arts | Musical Theatre Lyrical Dance Contemporary Adult & Me Ballet Modern SEND (Special Educational Needs & Disabilities) RADS Ballet

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