- 1 Using both hands together in activities.
- 2 Using arms and legs at the same time.
- 3 Using Right and Left hands.
- 4 Developing core stability and trunk rotation.
- 5 Moving across the midline.
2 Provide social interaction opportunities.
3 Provide opportunities for the brain and body to work together.
4 Provide opportunities to burn off stress.
5 Provide opportunities to gain strength and confidence in the body and promotes an active lifestyle.
6 Promotes balance.
7 Provide opportunities to find joy in moving the body.
8- Provide opportunities to use fine motor muscles.
- Activities that use only one hand reinforce and strengthen the dominant hand.
- Using two hands in activities strengthens bilateral integration.
- Strengthens fingers
- Provides positive experiences using fine motor muscles.
I am excited to announce our giveaway partner for the month of October, Let’s Play Music.
Let’s Play Music is a company that builds, teaches, inspires, and enriches. Based in Mesa Arizona and started in 1998, we began with a desire to teach music to children in the best way possible. Today, over 350 teachers across the United States and Canada work with this same passion using the Let’s Play Music method.
Purpose: We enrich lives through the power of music.
Vision Statement: Let’s Play Music provides outstanding programs for developing the complete musician. We empower our expert teachers with play-based curricula that develop talent, enhance intelligence, and deepen human connections.
Core Values: The following principles shape our daily decisions and define our culture. Click each link to read more about them on our blog.
Keep reading to learn more about what you could win.
Founder: Shelle Soelberg
Let’s Play Music was started in 1998, so 2018 celebrates 20 years in business for them! Read more about how founder, Shelle Soelberg, got started on her bio page.
Here is an overview of their program.
The Prize Pack
Prize Total: $233.50
Bear Paw Creek:
Connect-a-stretchy band set of 4 $100
Bean Bag Set of 24 $40
A set of our new 24 bean bags with added colors. These were requested by a customer to meet early childhood test parameters that include the 12 colors on the DIAL 4 test. What do you think?
Let’s Play Music is contributing:
Teddy Bear Cd Set: 37 fun, engaging, age appropriate songs for young ones! Used in our Brown Teddy Bears semester of Sound Beginnings Enjoy! $13.50
Mixed Instrument Class Set: A set of 12 instruments for class use. Contains 2 of each of the six semesters of Sound Beginnings. 2 ankle jingles, 2 triangles, 2 tambourines, 2 pair of finger cymbals, 2 pair of rhythm sticks, 2 pair of maracas. $43.00
Tone Bells: Specially engraved with solfeg syllables just for Let’s Play Music! 8 colorful removable tone bells with logo carrying case and 2 mallets $27