Class Descriptions

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Zoom for Babies (non-walkers)

This class is geared for the caregiver (It is not screen time for your baby) but a way for you to learn to play musically with your baby. Babies are musical in the womb, so it's never too early to begin your musical education with your baby. You will learn delightful musical ways to play with your baby, make friends, and nurture your baby's sensory development and natural musicianship. Babies love the gentle bouncing, instrument and prop play, peek-a-boo games, tickling rhymes, baby massages, and dancing included in this zoom.  live music with guitar and high quality recorded music to accompany our games and activities, Smiles, giggles, and coos are heard even from our youngest babies as they begin to recognize and anticipate meter, and tempo changes in our songs, rhymes, and chants. A wonderful bonding time with your baby, and a great time to meet other moms as well on our zoom platform.   

Zoom Older Babies 10-17 mos.

Parents learn delightful musical ways to play with the baby and your toddler, make friends and nurture their sensory development and natural musicianship.  Songs, bouncing rhymes, floor, and lap games, tickles, wiggles, and giggles are included in our highly specialized class. 45 minutes of live music with guitar and high-quality recorded music accompanies our games and activities, keeping your babies and toddlers attention while encouraging social interaction, language development, and body awareness. Dances, props, puppets, and musical activities that stimulate your baby and young toddlers' natural response to music as well as focusing on keeping a beat to enhance listening, coordination and language skills, and a  sense of balance and timing.

Zoom Toddler Swing 1 & 2 yrs.

This class offers musical activities which include our own Musical Munchkins repertoire, Lynn Kleiner, and Laurie Berkner selections. With the use of our wide variety of instruments, props, and puppets, children and their grownups are exposed to a variety of songs, song stories, fingerplays, bouncing rhymes,   learning to keep a beat, musical games, circle dances, as well as developing self-esteem through social interaction and games that will help your toddler feel empowered to begin to become more independent and confident human beings through the powerful medium of music.

Zoom Toddler Jamboree class 1-3 yrs.

This class is designed with caregivers' full participation for younger and older toddlers. Using our musical storyboard format with green screen technology, lots of puppets, guitar, recorded music, I will guide you and your little munchkin in musical activities that will keep your little munchkin engaged in the learning process while having fun in an interactive class of bouncing rhymes, tickles, wiggles, fingerplays, stories, playing and dancing with suggested homemade or store-bought instruments, and props. The most important part is your active participation, just like in our regular classes, in order to make the online experience successful. You will also receive private access on youtube to 2-3 recorded classes to view anytime, as well as a link to music being offered during the session. (All siblings young or older are welcome to participate).

Zoom Kids Jamboree 2 & 3 yrs.

This class is designed for your active toddler with caregivers' full participation. Using our musical storyboard format with green screen technology,  lots of puppets, guitar, recorded music, I will guide you and your little munchkin in musical activities that will keep your little munchkin engaged in the learning process while having fun in an interactive class of  Bouncing rhymes, tickles, wiggles, fingerplays, stories, playing and dancing with suggested homemade or store-bought instruments, & props.  The most important part is your active participation, just like in our regular classes, in order to make the online experience successful.  You will also receive private access on youtube to   2-3 recorded classes to view anytime, as well as a link to music being offered during the session. (All siblings  young or older are welcome to participate)

Zoom Preschool Swing 3-5 yrs.

This class offers musical activities which include our own Musical Munchkins repertoire, Lynn Kleiner, and Laurie Berkner selections. Join us for all the elements of music fun in our in house locations with Miss Andrea with NEW MUSICAL STORYBOARDS,  enhanced with green screen technology to make our virtual classes engaging and fun. Our curriculum is a theme approach, with different themes offered throughout the year. Imaginary play is one of our favorite ways to broaden your child's musical horizons. Solo singing, echo singing, and group singing are all encouraged to develop good pitch and vocal skills through the use of puppets, song stories, and musical games. Leadership games to develop self-confidence and self-esteem, songs to express feelings and ideas through movement and dance. Lots of opportunities to play instruments along with our songs and stories to learn about beat, tempo, rhythm patterns and to have fun expressing themselves in the enjoyment of music-making.  This virtual experience includes parental or caretaker participation. Engaging with your children during our screen program supports their involvement and their learning, and it's much more fun. Siblings who are home with you of any age are welcome to join the fun.

Zoom Young Musicians 4 & 5 yrs olds

Welcome to our new enhanced green-screen virtual classes with musical storyboards and interactions with your children geared for older 4 and 5-year-olds. Though this class is designed for just the children without direct parent participation in the music games your presence if your child wishes are still welcomed. Your older preschooler or kindergartner is independent, imaginative, inquisitive, capable, and very active as we sing, dance,  play our instruments with musical games, designed just for them utilizing songs from our Musical Munchkin repertoire, Laurie  Berkner and others, as well as classical and music from diverse cultures. Acting out, singing, and orchestrating songs with drums, shakers, and rhythm sticks. learning street chants and rhymes, dancing fingerplays, singing songs, and getting to be the leader are some activities we will be doing. You will receive digital uploaded music with your session, as well as 2-3 zoom recorded videos of your class in a private link.

Zoom Family Jamboree 1-5 yrs.

Geared for mixed ages children and their grownups are exposed to wonderful fun songs, stories, games, instruments, and dances which allow each child to participate at his or her own unique level. We will combine the best songs and activities from all the different age levels utilizing songs and musical activities, puppets, fingerplays, bouncing rhymes, dancing, moving-, instrumental play, and clapping and tapping to a beat, from a wide range of folk, traditional, classical, well-known children's music performers, original and music from diverse cultural backgrounds. You will also receive links to our recorded classes if you miss one as well as a private link to uploaded digital music for your listening and watching pleasure. This is a class with your full participation.

Zoom Family Holiday Class-1-5yrs

Bring your home instruments- shakers, jingle bells, glockenspiel or anything that rings, dreidels, drums, scarves for fun musical activities geared around the holidays- We will gallop like a reindeer, march-like a toy soldier, dance like a ballerina, spin like a dreidel, and dance and sing to favorite holiday songs of the season are just some of the fun musical activities for you and your family in the comfort of you home. Bring the entire family to join in the fun!

Zoom Kids Jamboree- 2-4 yrs

This class is designed for toddlers and preschoolers  with caregivers' full participation. Using our musical storyboard format with green screen technology, lots of puppets, guitar, recorded music, I will guide you and your little munchkin in musical activities that will keep your little munchkin engaged in the learning process while having fun in an interactive class of bouncing rhymes, tickles, wiggles, fingerplays, stories, playing and dancing with suggested homemade or store-bought instruments, and props. The most important part is your active participation, just like in our regular classes, in order to make the online experience successful. You will also receive private access on youtube to 2-3 recorded classes to view anytime, as well as a link to music being offered during the session. (All siblings young or older are welcome to participate).