Baby Exercise – Start moving right away

Baby Exercise Brings Benefits Schedule baby exercise daily as you begin their care at home. The benefits will be: Building brain-body connections Developing a bond between you and your infant Begin simple patterning that will nurture their senses Create enjoyment of movement The basics for baby exercise include: A calm and safe place to lie […]

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Simple way to control landings

Landing while Bending those Knees Here’s another view of that ‘secure’ and ‘safe’ landing position we want our children to be able to perform. Landing with a deep bending of the knees; steadying the torso and spine with the stretch of both arms; keeping head lifted and eyes forward: all these ‘cues’ will promote your […]

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Explore during play

Explore movement during play Want your kids to explore movement during their play times? Get your children to open, safe spaces, on playgrounds and …let ’em explore! They will build patterns of movement, store great motor memories and make their brain cells grow. Play builds kids! In our current world, parenting and childhood educations shower […]

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Play Benefits

The play benefits Play benefits for your preschoolers touch on physical development, social skills acquisitions and creativity. Just a reminder that the benefits of a daily increase in activity for your preschool youngster will: Make gains in your child’s movement skills, Confidence Boost their motivations to be active Recall the terrific feeling that you have […]

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Imagery – A tool for guiding active play

Add Imagery to Active play Use Imagery – in the world of Children. As you are encouraging your youngsters to try simple tasks, climb playground equipment, enjoy swinging; -or- move by hopping of jumping: use words that put an image, with which they can identify, to pair with their movement challenge. Some examples are: 1. […]

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Daily Active Play for Preschoolers

Daily Active Play: Just a reminder that  providing a time for active play will bring these Benefits for your preschool youngster. They will: Make gains in their movement skills, Build Confidence Boost their motivations to be active now and for their lifetimes You may be the child’s parent -or- maybe your role is that of a teacher. […]

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Preschool Pairs Practice Knee Bends

Preschool Pairs Practice Knee  Bends Pair your preschoolers and see if they can master a simple knee bend. Why not introduce your children or students to a simple skill that is a part of every movement pattern from dancing, sports or fundamental movement? This task will give preschool youngsters the ability to learn how to […]

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Get those HOOPS out for your Preschoolers

Get those HOOPS out for your Preschoolers For a safe and lightweight play object:  the HOOP is a good choice. Being low in cost, simple to handle, and colorful…a HOOP just asks to be picked up. During a play time, try to to use as many words that give your child: directions and name parts […]

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Preschool Lesson for Feet

Get these Preschool Feet Moving to PLAY We all have done: simple foot work like this skill. Let’s have your preschooler practice in a safe place. These ‘moves’ will build a movement vocabulary for play and sports as well as build word awareness vocabulary for active play times! Preschool PLAY Task:    WALK Feet Apart […]

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Play Builds Kids

Play Builds Kids Each child can build their body and mind through simple minutes of play! Take a role in building your child’s abilities by suggesting simple tasks to try during play times. Let’s help kids get ‘upside down’! This task will begin handstands, but very very beginning level, by developing arm support. At some […]

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