Weekly Theme: Get Moving!
Learning Memorization Strategies Through Dance
Give your mind and body a workout by choreographing a multi-step dance with your child.
Nature Obstacle Course
Build a nature obstacle course outside and practice the skills that help you be a better nature explorer. You’ll jump, throw, balance and bend, and have lots of nature-iffic fun!
Practice Self-Control by Playing Freeze Dance
Self-control is an important skill for kids to develop so they learn not to hit when they’re angry and to stop playing when they have to go to the bathroom. Here’s a jazzy way to help your child practice self-control by combining music with this “freeze” game.
Eight Activities to Release Energy
Here are some great activities to help get those pent-up wiggles out!
Create a “Tightrope” to Talk About Practice
Have you ever seen a tightrope walker? Walking on a tightrope takes a lot of practice. They have to keep on trying for a long time before they become good at their craft. Here’s an activity to help your child learn that “If you keep trying, you’ll get better!”
Six Tips for Motivating Your Kids to Stay Active
Learn about how kids (and you, too) can benefit from getting up and moving more.