Since 1994, Lil’ Iguana’s educational programming has presented over 2,000 programs been seen by over 3 million people across the United States and in 7 countries. The fun, upbeat programs are loved by kids and trusted by adults.
Lil’ Iguana’s educational music driven prevention programs are presented in elementary schools, child care facilities, and community events throughout New England & along the East Coast. Programs include a live musical stage show that can be presented for children ages 2-8 in elementary schools & community events as well as a smaller in-classroom program geared towards preschool age children.
All programs are centered on music and interactive role-playing which are the most effective ways to teach. Our programs are so successful, they have won national & international awards, accolades, recommendations, testimonials, and invitations to the White House under two different presidents. Read more about our accomplishments here.
Lil’ Iguana Live! is a 45-minute music driven, live, interactive stage show featuring the costume character Lil’ Iguana and live performers. It reinforces crucial safety messages through themed songs, skits, and demonstrations. Children are engaged throughout the show and are encouraged to participate by answering questions directed towards the audience. Some audience members are selected to participate on stage and become mentors for their peers. This prevention program educates children in a fun, kid-friendly way while instilling self-worth, respect, and manners.
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Lil’ Iguana Live!
Some safety topics covered in Lil’ Iguana Live! include:
Lil’ Iguana’s in-classroom programs feature the costume character Lil’ Iguana, an instructor, and video aids. This program encourages children to participate in questions and answer sessions, singing and dancing, and interactive role playing. The children are encouraged to ask questions and participate in the program. This interaction allows the program to deliver the safety educational content in a personal, and non-threatening manner. The smaller setting allows for children to be more comfortable asking the tough safety questions and getting the important answers they need. This prevention program educates children in a fun, kid-friendly way while instilling self-worth, respect, and manners.
Lil’ Iguana’s Meet & Greet appearances feature the mascot Lil’ Iguana and a handler. During the appearance, Lil’ Iguana will be available for pictures, high fives, hugs, autographs, etc. Lil’ Iguana and his handler will also be distributing safety-educational handouts including safety lesson sheets, stickers, temporary tattoos, etc.