ACTIVE MUSIC for ACTIVE LEARNERS: Brain Food, Body Fuel!

Workshop
ID number
208803093
Date
Location
La Grange Village Hall

53 La Grange Rd
La Grange, IL 60525
United States

Time
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Registration
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM

Children learn by moving through their environment, and music helps them MOVE!  Active music participation promotes tip-top brain and body growth and provides opportunities for children of all abilities to work on social, emotional and physical skills. Simple classroom management techniques make it safe for children to stretch their bodies AND brains. Bring a water bottle and dress to move!

Presenter
Learner objectives
  • Demonstrate how many of the building blocks of early literacy “just happen” during music time including rhyme, pattern, sequence, alliteration, rhythm, story, phonemic awareness and social skills are included
  • Identify how music can enhance and increase retention of concepts in curricular areas such as math, science, physical fitness and appropriate interpersonal touch.Identify Learning Styles and their impact on how we teach, and how our students process information.
  • Identify Learning Styles and their impact on how we teach, and how our students process information.
Intended Audiences
Administrator, Early Childhood Special and General Educator, Family Member
Contact hours
5.00
Gateways training stage
Intermediate
Training topic areas
Curriculum-Preschool, Developmentally Appropriate Practice
Gateways to Opportunity content area
Curriculum or Program Design