An award-winning multi-platform Musicality resource for child-led learning-
winner of 5 star award for excellence in Teach Early Years 2018 Awards in the Music Resources category.
Linked to ABC’s Early Years website, with on-screen interactives, planning and assessment modules, Parent’s log-ins (helping children to consolidate learning at home), and from the website you can download a suite of iPad Apps (NB: 12-months free web subscription included in price).
Linked to ABC’s Instrument Bags- providing each child and an educator with a mini-jute bag containing the same 5 percussion instruments, with pitched bells and chime bars- no arguments about who gets what and super-quick to tidy away- see below.
Assists development of listening, motor and language skills, perception of rhythm and pitch, instrumental and singing skills, and enhances social relationships, literacy and numeracy, with many cross-curricular links.
Contain 60 activities designed to engage with children’s emerging understanding of the word and conceptual frameworks- with topic-based material and guidance on developing your own musicality activities to follow children’s interests.
The Educator Guide includes a detailed summary of current research on brain development in the 5 musicality areas, with best practice guidelines for each area.
A simple set of Educator skills equips staff for group activities and provides strategies for modelling and scaffolding musicality during freeplay.
Guidance on assessment- what to look for in Children’s responses, with a progressive skills checklist for musicality development.