Early Childhood Summer Classes

Musikgarten® Early Childhood Music & Movement
MIC Musikgarten® classes offer a comprehensive, sequential plan for the musical development of children, birth to age seven, in a joyful and stimulating educational environment.

 

Six Week Summer Session

Begins:  Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Ends:  Monday, July 30, 2018


Musikgarten®: Family Music for Babies
(ages birth – 18 months)

45 minutes • $87 • 6 weeks (plus $33 materials fee)
Play musically with your baby through bouncing and rocking songs, wiggle and peek-a-boo games, dancing, moving and singing.  Activities will increase your child’s curiosity about music, develop listening skills and a sense of beat, and establish the foundation for singing and musical thought. An adult must accompany each child. NO CLASSES: July 2-8
 
Tuesday        9:15 – 10:00 am        Evanston East        Nina Wallenberg
Tuesday        9:45 – 10:30 am        Winnetka               Noralyn Baroja
Saturday       9:15 – 11:00 am        Lake Forest            Brady Richards


Musikgarten®: Family Music for Toddlers (ages 16 mos – 3 yrs)

45 minutes • $87 • 6 weeks (plus $33 materials fee)
Develop a strong musical bond with your toddler while singing, chanting, moving, dancing, listening and playing simple instruments. These activities bridge the natural connection between music and movement while enhancing and further developing your child’s musical aptitude and listening abilities. Classes provide an active, hands-on musical environment appropriate for this age. An adult must accompany each child.  NO CLASSES: July 2-8

Tuesday          9:00 – 9:45 am         Winnetka              Noralyn Baroja
Tuesday         10:15 – 11:00 am       Evanston East      Nina Wallenberg
Wednesday     9:00 – 9:45 am         Evanston East      Noralyn Baroja
Saturday        10:15 – 11:00 am       Evanston East      Juli Brubaker
Saturday        10:15 – 11:00 am       Lake Forest          Brady Richards

 


Musikgarten®: The Cycle of Seasons (ages 3-5 years)

 

45 minutes $87 • 6 weeks (plus $33 materials fee)
Celebrate your child’s love of nature and growing independence through activities that focus on the joys of summer. Classes are designed to build attention span, self-expression, and language development.  They include singing, chanting, moving, focused listening, musical games, exploring musical instruments, creative movement, as well as stories for the children to act out and embellish. An adult must accompany each child.  NO CLASSES:  July 2-8

Tuesday        10:30 – 11:15 am         Winnetka               Noralyn Baroja
Tuesday        11:15 am – 12:00 pm    Evanston East       Nina Wallenberg
Wednesday    9:45 – 10:30 am          Evanston East       Noralyn Baroja
Saturday       11:15 am – 12:00 pm    Evanston East       Juli Brubaker


Musikgarten®: Music Makers I – At Home in the World (ages 4-6 years)

45 minutes • $87 • 6 weeks (plus $33 materials fee)
Students will develop skills to establish the foundation of musical literacy, expand their listening capabilities, build self-discipline and social skills through ensemble development, and cultivate skills that impact all academic learning.  Class activities and objectives include dramatizing folk tales, coordinating body and voice, training the ear, and establishing fundamental music skills. An adult must accompany each child.  NO CLASSES: July 2-8

Wednesday        10:30 – 11:15 am        Evanston East        Noralyn Baroja