Here at Bright Stars Play Space we offer a wide variety of classes for babies and toddlers. All our classes are led by qualified teachers and are designed for caregivers to enjoy alongside babies and toddlers.
During our 5 week baby massage course you will learn to massage different areas of your baby and how each stroke is beneficial. Each week we will build upon the last learning new strokes until you are able to give baby a full 45 minute massage.
A lovely 5 week course that builds confidence week on week. Baby yoga uses yoga-inspired moves for parents to do with their babies. Our baby yoga has a strong emphasis on child development. This includes positive stretches and movements, attachment and bonding, speech development, relaxation and sensory play.
Sensory Play for Babies
This lovely session, perfect from birth to when they start to move around a little more focuses on exploring the senses in a safe and secure way. Through songs, rhymes, dance and sensory play your little ones will develop and have fun each week. We will use lots of props, have weekly photo opportunities and time to chat to other parents.
Stretch, sing and sign
Join us for a fun filled session with lots of singing, sensory play and stretches. This is a lovely session for around 6 months to 2 years. We enjoy simple stretches for both babies and adults often alongside a song. There will be lots of props and nursery rhymes and each week we will have fun learning some Makaton signs.
Rhythm, Rhyme and Storytime
This is a perfect class for babies starting to move around and explore that little bit more all the way up to 2 years old. We enjoy lots of singing, dancing and sensory play. We have added simple choice making in to this session with our bag of songs and also have some time for one on one reading with out little ones. We finish our session with a whole group story.
Sensory Play for Tots
A great follow on from sensory play for babies this class is perfect for your little ones as they start to move around and explore a little bit more. Our lively tots class goes all the way up to 2 years old and is a fun session perfect for lots of development. We enjoy some time around the big mat with songs, props and dancing and also have sensory trays set up around the room to explore. If your little one likes to move around a lot this is the class for you. They don't need to stay in one place and join in they can come and go as they please.
Fun, Games and Learning 2-4's
This brand new class for September is perfect for little ones beginning their learning journey. We enjoy short fast paced learning activities mixed with dancing, singing and games. Think action songs, bingo, simple mark making, letters, numbers and play doh fun! This is a great way to take the step towards preschool learning in a really fun and engaging way. These sessions are led by fully qualified primary teachers.
Preschool Fun 3-5's
This class is perfect for 3 - 5 year olds who are getting ready for the next step of school! We know it can be a scary time for some and these sessions are great confidence builders for your little ones (and you!) We spend our session having fun with letters, numbers, mark making, taking turns and developing attention. All of our activities are short, fun and fast paced to make sure they are enjoyable. We move around the room a lot and build in attention activities each week. These sessions are led by fully qualified primary teachers.
Welcome to the World
This 5 week block is perfect for newborns up to around 4 months. Each week we cover a new class so you get the chance to try out all the lovely classes we have to offer for babies.
Week 1 - Baby massage
Week 2 - Baby yoga
Week 3 - Aquatic nurture with Lindsay
Week 4 - Mini spa
Week 5 - Sensory play
This is our very special Saturday sensory class that is perfect for the whole family. It's great for newborns all the way to 5 years. We enjoy songs and dancing together and then some free time to explore all the trays we have out around the room. If your little one wants to dive straight in to the trays and move around that's great we encourage that too. Its a really relaxed session perfect for getting he family together on a weekend.