The Taekwondo Kickstarters program is a modified taekwondo program, developed by Australian Taekwondo, for delivery in schools. The program is designed to create a level of consistency with respect to curriculum and content to provide schools and participants with a quality taekwondo experience that can be delivered and enjoyed nationally. Features of Taekwondo Kickstarters includes:
A nationally accredited framework to help delivery in the schools system.
A safe, fun and inclusive program for all school students.
Learnings for children from P-6 in the fundamental skills and values of taekwondo, specifically those with minimal experience in the martial art.
Alignment with the Australian Curriculum.
Taekwondo Kickstarters is an easily delivered program that can be modified to suit the needs and convenience of individual schools. The framework of the program includes, but not limited to:
6 lessons of approximately 45-60min per lesson that is adaptable to suit individual school requirements.
Each lesson consists of a warmup, fun games and technique development. All activities have been designed to cater to students of varying abilities and ensure maximum participation.
Emphasis is placed on the teaching of positive student messages including wellness and health themes.
No specialised equipment is needed to deliver the activities - all that is needed is cones!
Taekwondo Kickstarters is delivered by accredited Australian Taekwondo coaches. All coach accreditation and compliance is managed by Australian Taekwondo.