Little Tigers Martial Arts Classes in Buffalo, NY
Master Chong’s World Class Taekwondo is ready to start teaching your 4–5-year-old child today! With our Little Tigers program, your child will run, jump, kick, and punch their way to greater coordination, balance, and strength. Our experienced, professional instructors also help them develop everyday life skills like respect, discipline, and confidence through the art of Taekwondo (also referred to as TKD).
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Why Choose Master Chong’s World Class Taekwondo for your 4–5-year-olds martial arts classes
We have been working with students in this age group for decades. Every day, we greet our youngest students with a smile. Our caring teachers know to expect a range of personalities and learning styles and we love working with all of them! We consider it an honor and a pleasure to help our Little Tigers to develop physically, mentally, and socially. Not only do we have Little Tigers who have gone on to become Black Belts, we also have some who have grown up to become instructors themselves. Our Little Tigers program is just the beginning!
What is the First Step and What Should Parent Expect?
Choose a Location
The first step to getting your child involved in Taekwondo is as simple as filling out our form to schedule a visit. At that point, you will choose from our 5 convenient locations:
At your appointment, your family will meet with one of our instructors enjoy a quick tour of our facilities, discuss your child’s interests, and needs and get answers to any questions you may have. During your child’s first lesson, their instructor will lead them through a few simple exercises, followed by different Taekwondo techniques. You will sit in on the whole session so you can see for yourself just how much fun your child has learning Taekwondo.
How big are the classes?
Class sizes can vary based on days and times. For our Little Tigers program, we strive to maintain a student to teacher ratio of 1:8 students, so that all classes are fun, safe, and productive. Multiple instructors assist in each class, enabling us to conduct drills with smaller groups, even during more popular class times.
What if my child has special needs?
We have successfully taught Taekwondo to a large range of students. We treat each situation on a case-by-case basis and would welcome the opportunity to meet your child and evaluate their readiness to enjoy our classes. Our instructors have years of experience at adjusting their communication styles and providing physical assistance so that more children can enjoy Taekwondo.
Is Taekwondo Hard to Learn?
At World Class Taekwondo we have designed our curriculum and class structure to provide the perfect amount of challenge for each level of student. Our Little Tigers classes are 30 minutes long and include a variety of short drills and step by step instruction. By giving students age-appropriate requirements, we keep them on task and excited.
What is the Best Age for a Child to Start Martial Arts Training?
Great question! Beginning at age 4 if your child is showing an interest theater is no reason to wait. There are so many benefits to beginning Martial Arts training early on, such as improving focus, concentration, self-control, listening skills, respect, and the development of gross motor skills. Aside from the great exercise and fun they’ll have, kids love training with our friendly instructors! Our experienced staff break down each technique so that their developing minds can learn it better while having fun!
Look what our students & families have to say
“My daughter has been going to master chong since April and she loves it. She is part of the little tigers program at Lancaster location. Every morning she’ll ask if she has tae kwon do after school. The teachers are awesome, friendly and helpful!”
“Master Chong’s Taekwondo is one of our favorite places to go. Every single instructor treats our son like gold. Not only is our son learning a wonderful new skill but he is being taught respect at a higher level on a daily basis. He asks us every day when he can go back again. I would recommend Master Chong’s to every parent. It is an amazing place.”
“The staff are always friendly, instructors take the time to individually help each student and the adult class schedule is really accommodating. I enjoy going to class. I know I’m always going to get a great work out, no matter what!”