What Age Should My Child Start Sports and Music

Unstructured Free Play

As the name implies, anything goes here. It is all about maintaining an active disposition for a given amount of time (15-30 minutes). Playing in the backyard, kicking some balls around or playing catch me if you can; these are all types of unstructured free play. This question of age readiness is the easiest to answer; once a child starts to walk the toddler is old enough to play around in what can be deemed unstructured imaginative free play.

Structured Free Play

Little Gym, Gymboree, etc…

These are all structured classes, but still have a lot of free movement within the structure. They start as parent-child classes providing for bonding with the parent and learning