This collection of more than 50 super-fun exercises and games motivates students to get in shape while also helping them focus their attention and develop self-control. The activities are designed to fit into key parts of the daily schedule - class meetings, independent seatwork, walking in the halls, and recess. You can select shorter exercises (15 minutes) for quick concentration-boosters during seatwork and transitions or longer recess games (1520 minutes) to boost students' heart rates and increase their brain's capacity to learn. Includes fun extensions for reinforcing content-area learning, such as "Arm-to-Arm Estimation" and "Punctuation Martial Arts," and more!
Gotta dance! Gotta sing! Gotta do most anything because its show time! In Show Time! kids will learn to become "triple threat" performers, developing their skills as singers, dancers, and actors through more than 80 activities that include imitating a musician or musical instrument, acting out a song, creating a mirror dance, making puppets and playbills, and more. Along the way, theyll learn about the history of musicals, discover musicals about history, and find out how to get it all together before the curtain goes up. Show Time! is perfect for teachers needing to prepare performers for a show; for parents looking for fun ways to fill spare minutes with their kids at home, in the car, or in a doctors waiting room; and for kids wanting ways to enjoy themselves on their own or in a small group. Several play scripts, a list of suggested musicals for kids, and a play glossary are included.
Soothing music offers backgrounds for holding positions based on familiar animals and objects. The postures stimulate self awareness and are designed to exercise and strengthen all major muscles. Emphasis is placed on mind/body relaxation.
Publisher: Kimbo Educational
Product ID: KIM9172
Grades: Grades PK - 12
Level(s): Early Childhood, Primary, Intermediate, Middle School, High School
File Size: 24.15 MB
Whiteboard Compatible: Yes (Level 1)
ISBN (Physical Book): 9781563461286
Activities, concepts, language patterns and social skills make a playtime that is valuable as well as fun. These songs can be tied into the months of the year. Sung by The Learning Station in their usual lively style. Guide with lyrics and activities.
Toddler songs are fun, short, and simple. Each song reinforces an important early development skill from one of four important areas of early brain development wiring areas: physical, social-emotional, cognitive and language learning. The activities in the comprehensive guide provide plenty of racticeopportunities for children to reinforce the skills they need to learn, at the most optimal time in their development. These lively songs are fun, short, and simple. Give your children a healthy and strong foundation for lifelong learning. Comprehensive guide.
By RONNO and Liz Jones-Twomey. Developed with Carol Ann Erickson, Brain Gym Instructor. Daily exercise is a must for children to build healthier bodies and stimulate brain development. These intentionally designed movements can help kids gain the important benefits of increased fitness and greater learning power. Clear verbal instructions, and sequential movements are found in this exciting, high energy musical collection and valuable resource. A bonus section offers song lyrics and melodies for listening, creative movement, and relaxing. The comprehensive guide expands upon the movement actions and their benefits. 32 page guide included. Runtime: 64 minutes.
By RONNO and Liz Jones-Twomey. Brain-Based Fitness and Healthy Nutrition. This exciting, multi-purpose CD addresses both the need to provide easily accessible opportunities for necessary exercise, and important nutritional facts to encourage children to understand how to eat properly.
By Michael Plunkett. Who's got the beat! Take up your favorite ribbons, streamers, and scarves, plus get ready for hand-clapping, foot stomping, toe tapping, repetitive rhythmic routines. Diverse rhythms, such as African, Reggae, Cha Cha, Bossa Nova and Rap, and cool musical action songs with a pattern and a purpose, will encourage movement and imaginative play, improve motor skills, reinforce important concepts, and more. Adaptable for special needs. Shake Your Ribbon, Ribbons In the Air, Months of the Year Ribbon and Rap, Ribbon Dance Days, are just some of the songs and activities to boost learning through fun.
Activities and exercises created specifically for toddler fitness and development. Guide with lyrics and activities. Ages 1 to 3.
Short and easy exercises develop kids physically as they naturally respond to music and movement. Guide included.
Using a Bean Bag help children develop gross motor skills, increase balance, enhance directionality and right/left discrimination. Individual and group activities challenge kids while having fun. Guide with lyrics and instructions. Adaptable for Special Needs.
Turn kids on to teamwork as their gross motor skills develop while playing easy parachute routines. This popular CD is adaptable for special needs. Guide with lyrics and instructions.
Songs, dances, rhythms and games from other lands come to life as children learn about different cultures. Mexico, Russia, Africa, Japan, Puerto Rico, China and more. Guide with lyrics and activities.
This terrific CD with catchy sing-a-long songs musically motivates kids of all ages to respect themselves, do their best, get along with others, and care for their world (i.e., the environment)...all delivered in a fun-filled way!
These positive RONNO songs promote healthy values and attitudes. Includes "The Best Me," "Veggie Power," "I Will Be Your Friend," "Native Song," "Reduce It! Or Reuse It! Or Recycle It!," "This Heart, These Hands" and more. Guide with lyrics.
RONNO helps children believe in themselves! Selections touch on emotions, conflicts, listening, responsibility and more. Guide with lyrics included.
This unique recording features new lyrics set to favorite classics, focusing on seasons, school and topics important to kids. Guide with lyrics and activities.
RONNO introduces children to community helpers and workers. Songs about doctors, computer programmers, astronauts, construction workers, teachers and more.
Introduce young children to the timeless beauty of classical music. Mozart's music has been uniquely combined with movement fun and creative expression. Includes vocal instructions and instrumentals for extended activities and quiet times.
Sequel to Where Is Thumbkin. Singable songs for kids are arranged according to the months of the year but can be used anytime. Guide includes song lyrics, activities and book connections. By Dr. Pam Schiller.
Rhymes and rhythms boost learning phonological awareness. Each rhyme is sung, and then followed by a finger play or simple activity set to the music, and then sung once through again to reinforce the language. Guide with lyrics/activities.
Jump-Start your children's mind and motor development with winning songs and action activities. This album features RONNO's most motivating action songs from his collection of titles.
Upbeat songs from funky to funny help children learn about time. Yesterday-Today-Tomorrow, Watches and Clocks, 60 Seconds/60 Minutes, 5-10-15-20, Minute Hand/Hour Hand, O'Clock, Half Past Time, Before After and more.
Developing Math Literacy. Clap, snap, tap, and rap! Crucial math concepts have been combined with lively music and activities. Skill-sequenced songs are "stepping stones" to learning, building one necessary skill upon the other. Kids will gain important basic knowledge and a solid foundation for math readiness, which will promote confidence and reduce anxiety.
Here's a new and exciting way to stimulate your body and your brain. The progression of warm-up, isolations, locomotor movements, and the build up to cardio-rhythmic dance routines,ollowed by a cool down, will help kids get in shape and stay in shape. This is motivating, "move your feet" music, set to today's diverse beats of Rap, Hip Hop, Latin, African, and even a techno club-mix version of classical music! Guide includes instructions, value of each routine, and a vocabulary of rhythmic terms.Choreographed by LeAnn Haggard, 2006 National Dance Teacher of the Year.
The versatility of this club mix music makes it very useful for multiple genres of dance. The music flows well from one tempo to the next. The original and motivating pieces will spark original and motivating warm-ups, center work, across-the-floor combinations and choreographic ideas.
A fun and effective fitness program for Grades 2-5. Children are motivated by stimulating music and easy-to-follow cues. The warm-ups, rhythmic aerobic routines and cool down are ideal for coed settings. Kids will enjoy the jogging, walking, stretching and strengthening moves all set to stimulating music. Six instrumentals included for self-expression.
Join this adventure of good old-fashioned fun! This upbeat collection of songs moves children from high-energy activities to quiet-time. The songs are easy-to-sing and offer valuable early learning opportunities: call and response, circle time, literacy skills, creative movement and imaginative play. There's also attention to building relationships, a balanced diet, hygiene, manners and more.
BY RONNO. Invite children to grow as individuals, learners and responsible citizens. Wholesome and positive songs support solid character building in a fun way. Songs address important, timely issues such as respect, responsibility, caring, cooperation, conflict resolution and anti-bullying.
Bean bag activities, blended with world traditions and rich musical rhythms, teach unique customs and cultures. Includes circle and partner activities, traditional dances, games, fiestas and original action fun, while teaching important concepts, motor skills, and other languages. Using bean bags, play hopscotch Bolivian style, plant rice in the Philippines, become a Japanese Kabuki dancer, celebrate "Diwali", the festival of lights in India, join a drumming circle in West Africa, play a Bahamas beach game, salute the Earth we all share, and more! By Georgiana Stewart.
Get children actively involved and engage them with these easy, valuable circle time ideas for your daily routine. Circle time activities and games will provide structure and help children develop important concepts and skills, such as listening, color and letter recognition, patterns, rhythms, body identification, weather, counting, improve motor skills, and more! The music and movement action will help calm kids down and get them ready for learning. Rooty-Toot-Toot, Peter Hammer, When Pigs Get Up In the Morning, Old MacDonalds Rhythm Sticks, and other fun songs.
Fitness With a Parachute! Fresh, new, creative, cool activities using a parachute will put the focus on large motor skills. Exciting routines set to diverse music and original songs address mobility, fitness, directionality, body identification, imaginative play, and important concepts. Parachute play can be used for circle time, arrival and departure activities, recess, and indoor/outdoor play. Kids will love the exercise, dancing and sing-along fun!
Preschool Fitness Fun!! Here is a new and exciting Quality Daily Fitness CD created just for the preschooler! Get kids 3 - 6 years of age moving to fun routines set to music with a great beat and a "pop" sound. Flexibility, strength and aerobics, moving from warm up to cool down, with a lot of easy pre-aerobic routines, will help promote good health and healthy play! Important activity benefits include: self regulatory behavior, valuable educational concepts, nutrition, the environment, sensory integration, improved motor skills, movement, and more.