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Music lesson plans for kids in daycare: how to plan for preschool

Using Internet search to plan a daycare music program Are you struggling to plan a music program for the three, four and five year-old children in your daycare center?  Is your head spinning from trying to make sense of what … Continue reading

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Should parents stay in the music class?

Is it important to have the parents in the class?  This is a question we have been asked many times.   We have taught with and without parents present and prefer to have them integrated into the class with the … Continue reading

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Preschool music curriculum Sing and Play

Sing and Play – Music Program for 3-5 year old children The following is based on Sing and Play 1: Singing All Day Long Educator’s Book.  To read more from this book download the Excerpt.   Description of the “Sing … Continue reading

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Advice for a music teacher asked to teach an early childhood program

Three pieces of advice to restore your confidence #1. Chill out  Most importantly, relax, trust yourself and the kids.  After all, you love music, they love music and so you have a lot in common.  Remember that you have something … Continue reading

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How to program preschool music lessons

A simple way to program preschool music for 10 weeks So maybe you’ve got a new job teaching preschoolers music and you’ve got to submit something in writing to the powers that be.  Writing a program of music lessons for … Continue reading

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Pre-primary music currciulum in Namibia and South Africa

Welcome to all of you who love teaching music to young children in Africa. I have been surprised and delighted by the growing number of educators in Namibia and South Africa who have discovered and embraced the Musical Child curriculum … Continue reading

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Full music curriculum for 1-3 year-old children

Would you like enough toddler music lessons for a whole year? We’re so pleased to be able to announce that our full year-long curriculum is now available online for the 1-3 year-olds.  The Bounce and Sing program in it’s entirety provides you with four … Continue reading

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Music classes for parent and child

Would you like to set up your own early childhood music program for toddlers and preschoolers? This is a short article on how we developed the curriculum materials for Musical Child – by running weekly classes for parents and children … Continue reading

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Full music curriculum for 3-5 year-old children

Would you like enough pre-school music lessons for a whole year? We’re so pleased to be able to announce that our year-long full curriculum is now available online for the 3-5 year-olds. Yes, we’ve typed and recorded until our ears and eyes went … Continue reading

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Wall Charts with Song Lyrics: Emergent Literacy

When you buy a music activity product from our website it comes with a wall chart with the song lyrics as part of the pdf.  We have chosen a font that is clear and easy to copy.  It is the … Continue reading

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