Kindermusik for a Child's Brain, Body, Heart & Soul!
Psychologists, neuroscientists, and experts in early childhood development have demonstrated that music does more for children than bring them joy; it helps their brain cells make the connections needed for virtually every kind of intelligence. This research is the bedrock of the Kindermusik curricula.
When young children are consistently engaged by music in an age-appropriate, socially accepting environment, they benefit at many levels:
Reading. They gain the phonological processing, spoken language, and comprehension skills that are the foundation of reading.
Quantitative. They build the spatial-temporal and reasoning skills required for mathematics, science, and engineering.
Social. They develop social and emotional skills that are essential for school readiness -like the ability to regulate their responses such as inhibitory control, sharing, turn taking, active listening, co-operation and learning to relate to others in complex ways.
Physical. They gain vestibular stimulation (from a very young age) by moving in particular ways, and children improve their gross and fine motor skills by moving and dancing to music and playing simple instruments.
Creative. Activities that encourage freedom within a fun, friendly and supportive structure, spark their creativity and imagination.
Music Exposure to numerous cultural styles and genres increase appreciation and interest in music, and a life-long love of music is fostered.
Our Kindermusik classes are helping children develop in all of these areas giving them a great start to life and learning. They are, as we quote "for a child's brain, body, heart and ...read more