Making Music

Age: Infant, Toddler, Preschool, Kindergarten

Equipment: None

Space requirements: On-the-spot, small space

Activity description:

  • Encourage children to make music using their bodies.
  • They can clap their hands, stomp their feet or work with a friend.

Skill development:

  • Physical skills: body movement; patterns; rhythm
  • Non-physical skills: self-discovery; creative play; cooperation

Adjust the challenge:

  • Introduce other object which children can use to make noise such as instruments or household objects like pots and pans.
Posted in 0-18 months (Infant), 18 months-2.5 years (Toddler), 2.5-4 years (Preschool), 4-6 years (Kindergarten), M-R, No equipment required, On-the-spot, Small space

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