Making Fitness Fun for 3-5 Year Olds! Even active preschoolers need daily structured healthy exercise. Make exercise for young children playful and fun; you'll capture their imagination, and they'll never be bored. Age-appropriate movements on Preschool Gym include stretches, dances, gross and fine motor activities, creative movement, and marches. The variety of action songs will help develop healthy bones, muscles, and joints and increase body strength. Motivate young kids with the beat of the music and these creative exercise routines, and cut down on too many long hours in front of the TV and computer screens.
Wiggle Jiggle Fitness Fun CD
Fun engaging fitness songs will help young children integrate critical developmental movement patterns and prepare them for more advanced exercise. Age-appropriate actions include spinal activation and cross-lateral movements that are important for a child's brain and body. The pacing of these unique, motivating fitness routines is simple, repetitive, and easy-to-follow. Catchy tunes and fun sound effects are sure to encourage kids 4-7 to want to move, wiggle and jiggle! Younger children will also be eager to jump into all the fun, gaining valuable brain-based benefits for their own developmental stage. By RONNO & Liz Jones-Twomey.
Brain Smart Moves
Spin, breathe, laugh, and twist! Unique exercise and movements help children increase alertness and optimize their ability to learn. "Brain Smart" strategies, such as crossing the mid-line & rolling, are easy to implement into daily instruction. Very useful for transitions, de-stress times, and get up & move times. Guide with lyrics & instructions included. For ages 3 to 7 years.
Shake, Wave, & Jingle Rhythm Time
Here's a fun way for young children to combine their favorite "props" with fine and gross motor activities, reinforce school readiness, and sharpen physical development. Throwing and catching bean bags and scarves are child-friendly ways to prepare children for future literacy skills. Rhythm instruments help stimulate a sense of musical tempos and beats to reinforce math skills. These props are appealing to children encouraging them to stay engaged! For ages 3 to 7 years.