Pink Bears (4 - 5 years)

Duration: 30 minutes

 

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Pink Bears is a fun and educational music class and offers:

  • Child works independently with teacher without parental / guardian support
  • Ideal, but not limited to, children who have participated in previous MMA classes
  • Extended Pentatonic songs to develop language skills, vocabulary and ability to pitch correctly
  • Puppets to stimulate anticipation, singing response and solo performance
  • Movement to music / percussion instruments to develop rhythm, beat and coordination
  • Activities to develop the musical memory, inner hearing and intonation
  • Kodály handsigns (pentatonic) to develop inner hearing, pitch and intonation
  • Activities to develop self-confidence, independence, concentration and coordination
  • Listening / Responding to music imaginatively and creatively
  • Story time to extend knowledge of composers and instrumentation
  • Musical elements and Italian terms built upon
  • Reading of musical notation extended
  • Pre-writing of musical notation activities
  • Songs originally composed for the MMA program