New Kindermusik class for Big Kids starting soon!

Our Kindermusik class for “big kids” taps into your child’s natural curiosity and creativity and helps them develop the physical, cognitive, language, social & emotional skills to become a confident and resilient life-long learner. Plus it is good fun! Young children who continue Kindermusik class into early school age will develop a greater capacity for…

5 early literacy Christmas activities for the preschool classroom

Mother Goose could well be called the Mother of Early Literacy. “Hey Diddle, Diddle,” “Little Miss Muffet,” and other nursery rhymes support early literacy by building phonemic awareness through experiences that recognize, repeat, and predict rhymes. Rhyming word play contributes to phonemic awareness as children begin to hear the differences and similarities between words like…

Kindermusik for children (4½ – 7 years)

Kindermusik for the Young Child is for children aged 4½ – 7 years. Using a small-group approach to music education, Young Child provides a pressure-free developmentally appropriate transition where children can musically succeed before taking on specific instrumental or vocal instruction. Children develop a strong musical foundation by learning the concepts, language, notation, and vocabulary…

3 activities that support oral language development

“Oral language development grows increasingly more important when children enter the formal school years. Teachers expect children to listen to and follow directions with more than two steps, ask and answer questions with plenty of details, and resolve conflicts with peers using spoken words. Oral language development also impacts reading abilities. Research indicates that the number…

New! Laugh & Learn Music2Grow Short Course

Laugh & Learn: “Animals-A-Dancing” For families with children 1-4 years* Fridays 11.00am Dancing, hopping, rolling, and stomping.  Animals-a-Dancing invites you to move like all of our animal friends and develop muscle coordination and spatial awareness along the way. Your Home Kit features songs for wiggling and helps toddlers develop dexterity and fine-motor skills. Your magazine-style…

ABC Music & Me classes for the Early Childhood Learning Centre

ABC Music & Me is a fantastic, research-based language and early literacy program built around music.  Weekly classes taught at your child’s early learning centre help develop pre-literacy and language skills through a child’s most-loved rituals – music and story time. Small-group classes create a musical learning environment in the childcare or playgroup setting that…

New Group Musicianship Classes for Prep – Year 1

Kindermusik for the Young Child: Building a Musical Foundation Using a small-group approach to music education, Young Child provides a pressure-free developmentally appropriate transition where children can musically succeed before taking on specific instrumental or vocal instruction. Children develop a strong musical foundation by learning the concepts, language, notation, and vocabulary of music and its greatest…

Now Enrolling for Term 3!

Registration is now open for Term 3 Kindermusik classes at Music2Grow.  We are looking forward to a new semester commencing on 15th July with new units for babies, toddlers and preschoolers as well as a fabulous new 5-week Short Course, “Creatures in My Backyard” for children aged 0-5 years. Classes will be held on Tuesday…

Kindermusik for Preschool and Prep

Music2Grow’s Imagine That! classes are now in a new, afternoon time slot making them even more convenient for children who are already at preschool or prep to join a Kindermusik class. Imagine That! classes are a great way for your child to develop and consolidate important pre-literacy and language skills using his most loved rituals:…

A Fun Activity for Home

Here’s a great activity you can do at home to help develop your child’s phonological awareness. Just click on the image for your own sing-along with this Kindermusik class as they play their egg shakers to A Ram Sam Sam.  A popular childrens’ song and game that has its origins in Morocco, A Ram Sam…