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​​Sound Beginnings
educating children through musical play

For children ages 0-4 & their caregivers.

Email Katie to visit a class or register today! lpmkatie@gmail.com

​Brown Teddy Bears - August to December 2021

Class time options:

Wednesdays 9:30-10:00am

Wednesdays 10:15-10:45am

Wednesdays 6:30-7:00pm
Saturdays 10:05-10:35am

Materials (due at registration):

$35 workbook, CD and semester instrument

$2.99 shipping/handling fee

*New families must also purchase the Sound Beginnings Tote Bag*

​​Tuition (due the first day of class):

 $145 for first child per semester.

 $45 for each additional sibling per semester.

The Brown Teddy Bear semester description

This semester covers many preschool concepts/skills including

  • seasons

  • weather

  • dressing according to season/weather

  • steps to get ready in the morning

  • rhyming words

  • right/left

  • reciting nursery rhymes


We also study musical concepts such as

  • the major scale

  • keeping a steady beat

  • loud & soft

  • up & down

  • high & low

  • fast & slow

  • rhythmic subdivision

  • solfege names &
 hand signs

  • singing in tune

  • classical music listening

  • accompaniment
 with bells

  • instrument families

  • vocal play

 

As in all SB semesters, Brown Teddy Bears also covers

  • letter names & sounds

  • concepts about print

  • tracking left to right

  • exposure to ASL alphabet

  • colors

  • counting to 10

  • identifying name sequencing

  • listening to a story sung aloud

  • sharing and taking turns

  • parent/child bonding

  • sibling bonding

  • imaginative play & creativity listening

  • group interaction and teamwork.

 

Sound Beginnings teaches these concepts by incorporating Literacy and Kindergarten Skills, Fine Motor Skills, Gross Motor Skills, Rhythm and Beat, Vocal and Pitch Development and Parent Bonding (how your child learns best!).

 

Classes meet for 15 weeks from January to early May. Classes are 30 minutes in length.  Caregivers attend with their child every week.

 

The SB Curriculum rotates through 6 semesters:

Spring 2021: Gold Stars

Fall 2021: Brown Teddy Bears

Spring 2022: Pink Piggies

Fall 2022: White Horses

Spring 2023: Silver Buttons

Fall 2023: Black Spiders

Learn more at https://www.letsplaymusicsite.com/sound-beginnings.