What Can Karate Classes Teach My Child?
Karate develops confidence through constant small successes that are part of the American Family Martial Arts programs
Learn more about increasing confidence here: This month's life skill -confidence.
Focus Your Eyes
Focus Your Mind
Focus Your Body
American Family Martial Arts students learn integrity as part our program and our monthly life skills. Learn more here: Integrity, Life Skill of the month
Martial arts is more than punching & kicking Children learn bully defense and character building
Introduction to Martial Arts: Week #1
This session introduces new students to the basics of martial arts: standing at attention, bowing, punching & blocking & kicking correctly. This session’s theme is Intensity. Each session includes the Done with Bullying course. This first session focuses on What is Bullying
Basics of Karate: week #2
This session introduces new students to the basics of martial arts by building on what was covered in the previous week: standing at attention, bowing, punching & kicking. This session’s theme is Control. The Done with Bullying course focuses on How to Deal with Bullying.
Beyond the basics of karate: week #3
This session continues to build on punching/blocking techniques and introduces some more challenging kicks. This session’s theme is Courage. The Done with Bullying course focuses on How to Help Other’s Being Bullied.
Review of cool things learned: week #4
This final session reviews what they’ve learned and prepares them for GRADUATION. At the graduation ceremony they earn their white belt and BREAK A BOARD. This is the chance for parents to see what they have learned and take pictures. This session’s theme is Teamwork. The Done with Bullying course finishes with Being a Buddy.
YOU'RE INVITED TO GRADUATION
What Happens at Graduation?
Students earn their white belt and get to break a board.
Parents get to see what their children have learned & of course take pictures. (because if it's not on Instagram, it didn't happen!)
PIZZA!! and learn more about our great karate school and all American Family Martial Arts has to offer
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