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Preschoolers break 22.11. Preschoolers break 22.11.

Preschoolers break is a dance education project available online, aiming to encourage all children aged 5 to 7, as well as their teachers, to give breakdancing a try by using simple steps. Breakdance, or breaking, gives you the opportunity to try out what your body can do and to experience the joy of learning. Breaking offers a method for developing self-knowledge and personal artistic expression, while also developing teamwork skills.

Material for the project includes the song "Breikkarin saari" designed for breakdancing, and a dance tutorial video which teachers can use to prepare the performance with their own pupils. The song and video are available online for free download from 1.10.2013 at
In addition, a three-session training on Preschoolers' break is arranged for teachers on Wed 18.9, 1-2.30 PM, Fri 20.9, 1-2.30 PM, and Mon 23.9, 1-3 PM. Enrolment in the training through teachers' training calendar. 

The Preschoolers' break dance and music performance is seen at the Valoa Oulu festival opening at Rotuaari 22.11 at 6 PM.

The project is brought to you by dance teacher Paula Puumalainen and children's music ensemble Soiva Siili.
paula.puumalainen(at) and posti(at)