Come learn lots of ideas on how to use music throughout the day with Nancy Nelle Early Childhood Music and Movement Specialist,
She currently provides a very popular music program at the Children’s Museum of Sonoma County. Each week this is where infants, toddlers and preschoolers can come join with parents, grandparents, and nannies to have fun making music together. She’s had her business, Musical Moments, since 2005 and has offered musical experiences to infants, toddlers, preschoolers, school-agers, teachers and parents.
She has a Child Development background from UC Davis, as well as American River College. She holds a Master Teacher Certificate/music focus through the State of California, and has been a preschool teacher for many years in the past.
She has received Music in Early Childhood training at the Royal Conservatory of Music in Toronto, Canada, and holds a level 2 certification with the Early Childhood Music and Movement Association. She is certified in the First Steps in Music curriculum, developed by Dr. John Feierabend at the Hartt School of Music.
Have fun trying some new songs, fingerplays, rhymes, and movement activities.
Experience activities for different age groups – infants, toddlers, and preschoolers.
Pick up a handout with lyrics, as well as online resources.
View materials that may benefit your program.
Hear why music and movement should be part of every child’s development.
Learn how music helps build social/emotional skills, motor skills, language skills, and classroom readiness skills.
Listen to some tips on how to keep your voice healthy.