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Moving to Learn! Teaching through Music and Movement for Children 0-8

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YWCA

72 Concord Street

Manchester, NH 03101

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Join us for this dynamic 3 part training series on music and movemeent!

This series will feature 7 hours of training that includes resources, strategies and methods to incorporating music and movement in classrooms and programs for children 0-8 which promote learning and play in a fun way!

Session 1

Tuesday-May 2, 2017

6:30-8:30

Get Them Moving!

-Understand how to faciliate movement activities with children in various environments

-Explore how to connect music and movement to optimize the domains of development

-Learn how to engage children through music to learn and develop school readiness skills

-Develop a concept of the term MVPA (moderate to vigiorous activity)

-Resources for your classroom practice

Session 2

Tuesday-May 16, 2017

6:30-8:30

The Language of Bodies

-Learn the principles of a movement vocabulary that support movement milestones

-Understanding the role of cues to engage children in movement variety

-Develop movement strategies that enhance lanaguage development

-Explore "tell your muscles what to do"

-Understand how to make movement activities inclusive and adaptable for every child

Session 3

Saturday June 3, 2017

9:00-12:00

Feeding the Brain through Movement, Sunshine and Food

-Understand the connection between early brain development and movement opportunities-"the body trains the brain"

-Develop activity strategies that enhance brain development and optimize learning

-Explore nutrition and its role in brain development, moving and learning

-Learn "homemade" props to take back to classrooms and programs

-Explore the concept nature deficit disorder

-Understand methods to take faciliated movement outside

Jessica Sugrue is a certified I am moving, I am learning Facilitator

Come join us for this dynamic and fun workshop where most of the time you will be on your feet (wear comfy shoes) singing, dancing and playing to learn concepts to bring back to the children and families in your programs!

No refunds are available-transfers are.

All training hours meet the NH Child Care Licensing Unit annual requirement

Join us for one session or all 3!

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Manchester, NH 03101

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