January 2018 Scoop

Spring Term in London, starting 8th Jan to 31st March 2018 in SW7, SW3, SW10, W8, W11, NW8, SW18, age adjusted classes, 3-11 years with Little House of Science. Come and book your Spring term which is filled with new and exciting topics covering biology, chemistry, physics and engineering! Topics include: *Forensic Science*The Life of Reptiles*Who was Benjamin Franklin?*The Science of Sound*Civil Engineering*The Story of a Pebble (the science of rocks) *The Water Cycle* What is Density?*Property of Materials*Quiz&Certificate. We at Little House of Science foster the natural curiosity in boys and girls and re-enforce STEM subjects in a fun, project-based way so that children can connect with science from an early age. We make science fun and exciting for children and help contribute to their understanding of how nature and the world around them works.  Call or book online:  [email protected] , 0800 092 1062.



My Kid Atelier Event Créche. Having gained extensive experience with children of all ages, from providing parties, holiday camps and creating special events, My Kid Atelier is please to offer our new service – Child care & entertainment during grown up events! From Weddings Camps & Creche, to Carnivals & Corporate Events, My Kid Atelier can provide specialist entertainment and care to even the littlest of guests. Including Stylish decorations, plenty of balloons, toys & activities for all ages, My Kid can provide everything needed for a beautiful event! Why not contact our helpful team today on 020 3318 5555.



Monkey Music offers age specific classes from 3 months to 4 yrs old, supporting each stage of learning and development as a little musician. Classes are amazing for confidence building, preparation for nursery and school, and superb for making lifelong grown up friends too! By the time your little one reaches 4 yrs old they will have learnt to read music and have specific experience both visually and aurally of every orchestral instrument. It’s a great grounding for going on to learn an instrument at school! Contact them for your free trial class today!  Chelsea, Gloucester Rd & Belgravia call 020 8767 9827. For classes in Kensington, Notting Hill call 020 8438 0189.



Stagecoach Performing Arts Kensington provides fun and engaging classes in dance, drama and singing in a safe and happy environment.   Your children will be encouraged to express themselves and make the most of their talents. Enrol for Spring term starting January via our website.  Classes are held Fridays after school in Hammersmith W14, and Saturdays Kensington W8. EARLY STAGES classes are for 4 – 6 year olds and MAIN STAGES for 6 – 18 year olds. Sibling discounts and two week trials available.



Join Kids en cuisine’s cooking academy for little chefs from 3 to 13 years old. The sessions take place at your home, once a week, after school, for a group of 4 children minimum. A different menu every week with everything provided by Kids en cuisine and your kitchen left spotless after the sessions. Your little Chefs will learn how to cook healthy dishes focused on seasonal vegetables, fruits, aromatic herbs and spices. It is the perfect activity to learn more about food and how to use save kitchen utensils. For more information email or call them on [email protected]02030152966.



Natalia Kremen Ballet School based in a heart of Kensington offers exceptional ballet training based on Russian Method. All classes taught by highly qualified ballet teachers and leading dancers from Royal Ballet, English National Ballet, Bolshoi Ballet, Mariinsky Theatre, Paris Opera. For students aged 3-16 and Adults. Group and Private Classical Ballet Classes –  Contemporary Dance – Vocational Training –  Examinations ( ARBTA, RAD ) – Scholarships and Bursaries Programmes – Help with Auditions – Preparations for the Competitions – Professional Performances – Workshops and Master Classes. For more information & trial classes please contact us on :02079931102



Little Voices will be opening more lessons this January! To celebrate Little Voices will be holding an evening of FREE TRIAL LESSONS for the opening night on: Tuesday 9th January at their new venue:  St John’s Walham Green Primary School, Filmer Rd, Fulham, SW6 6AS. Free Trial Times: Mini Voices (4 -7 years) 4pm – 4.45pm, Little Voices (8 – 13 years) 4.45pm – 5.45pm. Little Voices specialise in performing arts training through singing and drama of distinction for children aged 4 – 13 years working towards highly accredited LAMDA examinations and yearly performances. There aim is to provide fun – filled, inspiring lessons for children in a safe and caring environment through small group sizes allowing them to build in confidence and promote their development.  To book a place or find out more contact: [email protected] or call: 0208 088 0113



Saturday morning French Immersion Club. Le French Programme is an immersion program based on a range of fun, creative and academic activities for francophone children. Children will explore and develop the french language through poems, songs, stories and culture. Our programme is led by experienced native french speaking primary teachers. It consists of two hour sessions, from 10am until 12pm of French immersion class on Saturday mornings during term time at Parsons Green Preparatory school. We provide an environment in which children will naturally develop their conversational and written French, while having fun. Contact Miss Marina for more information on 07814386903 or [email protected].



Birthday parties are such special and exciting times for our little ones! Let the Cupcake Parties & Events team help you put together a magical celebration for your child’s big day. From food to entertainment and party bags, we can sort every detail to make the planning process relaxed and enjoyable.  Cupcake also provides a fantastic option for those interested in ‘joint party hosting’ as we offer one of the largest, most upscale venues in all of Fulham and Parsons Green. As party spaces book up very quickly, we recommend reaching out to us 2-3 months in advance to secure your preferred date. Check out our new parties page at www.cupcakefamilyclub.com/parties or call the club for more information.



Spring Term Bookings Now open at Kensington Ballet. We are happy to announce that we are now offering online bookings via our new website. Children from 15 months up to 10 years can enjoy classes with Karen and her team of classically trained ballerinas.  

From the age of 5 years your young ballerina has the option to enrol in the internationally recognised Royal Academy of Dance (RAD) syllabus ballet classes. There is a strong emphasis on theatrical performance from our teacher ballerinas, many of whom have performed in the West End, and who actively dance and demonstrate with the children ensuring that each class is taught in a stimulating but instructive manor.



Talking Tots provide fun, interactive classes for babies (4-12 months), toddlers (1-2 years) and pre-schoolers (3-4 years) that gently boost language and communication skills. We introduce the importance of early communication skills and how to develop them, through interactive games, songs, and rhymes. Our exclusive picture cards develop good eye contact and attention, and help little ones make sense of the relationships between words, building an early awareness of sounds and meaning. Each class incorporates individual props and games that encourage early language and the very first building blocks of literacy, starting to pave the way for school. Support your child’s development and secure a place for our new term today! Email [email protected]



Spring Term at Sparks is open for registration. If your child is interested in acting or movie making, then here they can learn lots of creative skills as well as techniques for making their own films. This term, the theme is comedy, with Sparks members learning how to create side-splitting comedy movies. Sessions take place each Saturday based at St James Junior School. There is a fun and friendly atmosphere, and plenty to get involved with behind and in front of the camera. Sessions start on 13th January, to learn more or to book a free trial.



Parent and Baby Pilates, every Monday starting 8th January, 11am-12pm, FREE, Kensington Leisure Centre, Silchester Road, W10 6EX. Whether you are a new mother or father, come and join our new Pilates session to engage and bond with your baby, find time to relax together, and to strengthen and tone your muscles, especially abdominals, pelvic floor and back. No previous Pilates experience is necessary.