Music And Movement

Music and movement is an important part of each program on a daily basis.

The aim of a music program is to:

  • Encourage children to participate in group activities.
  • Develop an understanding of the concepts of pitch/tone, high/low and loud/soft.
  • Observe various instruments, how and what they are used for
  • Enhance fine and gross motor skills
  • Learn to control body movement
  • Follow instructions and remember sequences.
  • Sing along to well-known songs and from other countries
  • The playing of musical instruments which are available for use by children from room programs

Opportunities for the children to make instruments

Policy reviewed August 2017