Rhythm Kids Level I

Kristi Little
West Shore Unitarian Universalist Church (Rocky River) (location map)
Monday, 1:00 PM - 1:45 PM
09/16/19 - 11/25/19 (10 weeks)

Rhythm Kids Level 1 is the next musical step for your preschool child (ages 4–5) with a parent or caregiver. Each week we drum, sing, dance, play rhythm instruments, and begin to play music-based games. Rhythm Kids Level 1 guides children toward developmentally appropriate music and movement activities, where they can begin to take charge, lead others, and be musically creative, as they:

  • make up their own drumming patterns

  • invent new ways to play rhythm instruments (shakers, sticks, etc.)

  • create movement ideas for songs

  • even take a drum solo!

    Rhythm Kids Level 1 follows through on the Music Together® vision to help children complete the pathway of early childhood music development from birth through age eight.

    Classes are for preschoolers ages 4–5 and include:

  • 10 weekly, 45-minute classes

  • Animal Collection Songbook and 2 CDs each semester

  • Access to online drum-play videos and other material

    Your child will:

  • Explore the world of rhythm through movement, instrument play, and song

  • Develop basic rhythm skills, like keeping beat, improvising, ensemble play, and soloing

  • Learn to create, cooperate, and express themselves musically

    Drums will be provided for the class each week, but if you’d like your child to have a drum to play with at home (and then continue to use in Level 2 classes!), please ask your teacher about the special discounts on djembe drums that are available to Music Together families.

Upcoming Meetings
09/23/19    1:00 PM Monday 09/23/19 1:00 PM
10/07/19    1:00 PM Monday 10/07/19 1:00 PM
10/14/19    1:00 PM Monday 10/14/19 1:00 PM
10/21/19    1:00 PM Monday 10/21/19 1:00 PM
10/28/19    1:00 PM Monday 10/28/19 1:00 PM
11/04/19    1:00 PM Monday 11/04/19 1:00 PM
11/11/19    1:00 PM Monday 11/11/19 1:00 PM
11/18/19    1:00 PM Monday 11/18/19 1:00 PM
11/25/19    1:00 PM Monday (Moved from: 09/30/19) 11/25/19 1:00 PM
(Moved from: 09/30/19)