Bean Bag Groove Song
Check out this great blog post written by Maryann “Mar” Harman, BA Music/MA Education, founder of Music with Mar. Here she discusses the wonderfully fun and educational bean bag. An old fashioned toy that keeps on going! Includes a code to download her wonderful Bean Bag Groove Song through January 31.
Bean Bags & A Song
Bean bags are one of the many things in early childhood that are thought of as ‘toys’ and yet they are so much more than that. It’s almost as if ‘toy’ is a bad word, like there is no time for toys in early childhood. We must help children get ready for school, not be treating them as if they are already there! (Remember? It’s called “Preschool”.) Toys are the tools of childhood. It is with toys that many skills are developed because it is through play we learn how to navigate the world. Bean bags are fun toys. Let’s break down the things that are learned when playing with bean bags.