Music and Movement

3 Clock Hours / 0.3 CEUs / $25.00

Music and Movement Child Care Training Course

Course Description:

This course applies to infants, toddlers, and preschoolers.

Created for all types of childcare facilities and homes, this course will help you understand the importance of creating, listening to, and moving to music during early childhood. This course covers music and movement activities that are appropriate for infants, toddlers, and preschoolers, including those with special needs. Learn how to include the children’s families and cultures in meaningful ways, and discover the many educational, social, emotional, and physical benefits of incorporating music and movement into your program.

Learning Outcomes:

 After completing this course, you will be able to explain how children of all ages benefit from music and movement, explain how to integrate music and movement in an early childhood setting, including how to teach early literacy and math skills, identify appropriate instruments, music, and movement activities for children, and explain how to create a diverse music and movement curriculum that involves children’s families and accommodates children with special needs.


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Music and Movement
Online Course
Course ID:
MMO-23RL9
Clock hours:
3
IACET CEUs:
0.3
Tuition:
$25.00
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Music and Movement
CourseBook
Course ID:
MMO-13R9
Clock hours:
3
IACET CEUs:
0.3
Tuition:
$25.00
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Topics covered in Music and Movement:

  • Creating a music and movement program for young children
  • How music and movement activities can help meet the developmental needs of infants, toddlers, and preschoolers
  • Ways to teach and encourage literacy and math skills through music and movement activities
  • How to help children create their own instruments
  • Examples of materials, styles, and activities that add variety and interest to music and movement curriculums
  • Ideas for introducing children to a variety of music styles 
  • Ways to encourage creativity in children through music and movement activities
  • Considerations to keep in mind that benefit children with special needs
  • Ways to incorporate families of the children in your program 
  • Strategies for creating diverse music and movement curriculums
  • Suggested activities, songs, rhymes, and materials to incorporate into your program
  • Outdoor music and movement activities

Prerequisites: Must be able to fluently read and write English.

Instructional methodology: Read written material, view videos, listen to audio segments.

Assessment methods: Multiple choice quiz and written assignments. 


Completion deadline: This training expires 12 months from the date of purchase. Courses must be successfully completed by their expiration date in order for the student to receive a certificate.
 
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