Level Two (Baby – 3 1/2 Years)

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Level Two  (Ages Baby – 3 1/2 Years)
Fall Toddler and Family Program
“Milk and Cookies!”
1314 Oliver Road
(Lakehead Baptist Church)

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“There is really something special about
Miss Susan’s quiet warmth,
and how that translates into a children’s
class that is engaging while still feeling peaceful.”
Olivia C. (Raina’s Mom)

“Embrace the power of your toddler!”

Your little one pushes for chances to explore alone then clings to
your side. A music and movement class that involves grownups and
children together strikes just the right chord! In Level Two of
Kindermusik we continue to treasure the special bond you have with
your child while seeking to engage your child directly in musical
discovery.  With “Miss Susan” leading the way, we will enjoy a
carefully chosen balance of activities each week that will be fun for
everyone !

There are four independent units in Level Two, so your family will
always have new songs to love!  Programs are 45 minutes per week
for 14 weeks beginning in September and January.

Cost:  $12.95 per forty-five minute class plus Home Materials
and HST;  tuition is half price for sibling in the same class

Home Materials include Stir Xylophone instrument, 2 musical storybooks, Home Activity Book, 2 CD's, and come in an insulated lunch bag!
Home Materials include Stir Xylophone instrument, 2 musical storybooks, Home Activity Book, 2 CD’s, and come in an insulated lunch bag!

“Helpful kids are happy kids!”  (Andrew Coppins, University of New Hampshire).   In this fall’s Level Two unit, “Milk and Cookies!”, we will be baking cookies, washing dishes, doing the laundry, grocery
shopping…  setting all those home chores to music!  Songs, creative
movement, dances, bounces, stories, finger plays, and instrument
play alongs will build your relationship with your child or grandchild,
as well as music and life skills!

Each week children will learn from their peers and older children,
enjoying music and movement with percussion instruments, hoops,
scarves, and more! Story time, family jams, dancing, musical play,
happy singing – every activity encourages discovery and exploration,
and fosters sharing and social skills too!  

Class Times (all classes at Lakehead Baptist Church, 1314 Oliver Rd) 

Mondays 10:00 – 10:45 am  FULL! Sept. 10th – Dec. 17th
(no class Oct. 8th)
Mondays 6:30 – 7:15 pm Sept. 10th – Dec. 17th
(no class Oct. 8th)
Tuesdays 10:00 – 10:45 am
3 spots left!
Sept. 11th – Dec. 18th
(no class Oct. 9th)
Tuesdays 11:15 – Noon Sept. 11th – Dec. 18th
(no class Oct. 9th)

Fees (including Tuition, Home Materials and HST):

One Child:  $299  (one adult accompanies)
Two Siblings:  $412 (second child’s tuition is half price); 2 adults may
accompany
One Child reusing “Milk and Cookies” Home Materials from a previous
sibling:  $205  (one adult accompanies)
Two Siblings reusing “Milk and Cookies” Home Materials from a previous
sibling: $318  (two adults may accompany)

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Benefits for Toddlers

Up until about age 3, toddlers are mostly learning by observing and imitating others.  That’s why the magical combination of parent and child with other adults in a Kindermusik class becomes one of the best kinds of opportunities for using music to fuel a child’s learning and development.

  • Language Development – Your child is on the edge of a verbal
    explosion, and Kindermusik gives her lots of opportunities to
    practice and develop those budding language skills.  Singing and
    vocal play along with Story Time, chants, and finger plays all help
    stimulate language development in a fun and pressure-free way.
  • Vocal Development– For toddlers, learning to use their voices starts with imitating sounds, playing with the many sounds our voices can make, singing short songs, and chanting simple rhymes – all with you as a model and
    inspiration.
  • Cognitive Development – You’ll be able to enhance your child’s growing comprehension and
    cognitive skills through happy
    classroom routines like coming to
    get instruments and putting them
    away, musical activities that invite
    clapping and tapping to music,
    and themes that engage the
    toddler’s delightful sense of
    curiosity and imagination.
  • Gross Motor Skills – Toddlers on the go love all their
    Kindermusik classes – we’re never still for very long!  From
    holding and shaking instruments to running and jumping to
    stopping and going, you will enjoy being part of helping your
    child’s skills blossom through a wide variety of creative
    movement.
  • Fine Motor Skills – At a child when your child is becoming more
    and more independent, a little practice with smaller-sized
    instruments, finger plays, and turning pages in a book means that
    the hand muscles learn to cooperate more and more with the
    brain.
  • Social Emotional Development – There’s no doubt that your
    toddler is becoming his own little person, but he still needs you as
    his anchor of security.  Kindermusik ensures your child’s healthy
    social and emotional development through predictable routines
    and special rituals, being around other children, practice with
    sharing, and best of all, play time with you.
  • Musical Development – Toddlers are delighted by music, and there’s no better time than in these early years to inspire what will become a lifelong love for music.  From drumming to singing to dancing together, you’ll love how Kindermusik inspires your daily routines and strengthens the bond you share.
  • Brain Development –  “Miss Susan” is also your guide into how
    each activity contributes to your child’s development.
    Kindermusik engages in ongoing research about music and brain
    development that keep us in the forefront of early childhood
    music education.

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