Welcome to MAD Academy!
We provide weekly music and dance classes for babies, toddlers and preschool children. Our approach is fun, funky and physical and we pride ourselves on being free spirited and relaxed. Our classes and children’s parties are packed with music, movement, rhythm and dance. Our curriculum is carefully designed to develop and stimulate children at every stage, with age appropriate games and activities focused on promoting key skills. So whether your child is 3 months or 3 years, there is a class to suit them!! We have venues across the country and also work with nurseries and preschools and children centres.
Our Christmas music and movement classes are well under way now and many nurseries and preschools will also be enjoying a Christmas party – MAD Academy style! To spread our festive cheer even further, this week we are giving away a FREE music download of the song, Jingle Bells, for you to enjoy home this […]
There are just 44 more days before Christmas! Whilst that might seem like a lot, much of the festive preparations in schools, nurseries and preschools are already under way. For many preschool children, this year will be the first time they have learnt some of our much loved Christmas carols. To help them get ready […]
This half term why not keep your toddlers happy with our new fireworks colouring picture, featuring our furry mascot, Ralph the Bear! You can build the excitement of bonfire night by decorating Ralph’s beautiful display of rockets and sparklers. You could even break out the glitter. Why not show us your finished artwork on our […]
The clocks went back yesturday and we will all be experiencing darker evenings for the next few months. But according to a recent research study, our children in the UK will also experience “a sudden drop in physical activity levels of 5% because of the clocks going back.” The publication of research by the London School […]
Music and singing are fantastic for helping young children develop important early literacy skills. Here are 10 ways music and song can help: Singing introduces children to a wide and rich vocabulary, particularly nursery rhymes which use more unusual words like ‘pail’ in Jack and Jill or ‘curds and whey’ in Little Miss Muffett. And […]