Workshops – Staff Training

Music and Storytelling in Early Childhood Environment

So much happens in an Early Childhood environment and music in all its forms is a wonderful teaching tool. Music can enhance dramatic play; movement; social and emotional skills; awareness of other cultures; special needs and senses to name a few.

Workshop Content

  • Interactive music with play and during the daily routine
  • Songs/rhymes in other languages/sign language
  • Catering for children with special needs
  • New songs or how to extend songs you already know
  • Awareness of the different learning styles within the children in your group and age appropriate material
  • We don’t have many resources or a large budget – what can I make with the children
  • Music and babies
  • Having fun!!

Cost

Workshop Attendees at Thomastown Library
$25.00 per person – minimum fee $330 including GST

*Conferences, interstate and country bookings need negotiating.

Duration

1hr– 1.5hrs

Presenters

Margie Brophy DipT(ECE) and Vince Brophy Songwriter/Entertainer

Margie has been a Kindergarten and Child Care Director for 15 years in SA and NSW before joining forces with Vince to create Jack and Molly. Margie presents a hands-on approach, drawing from her teaching and presentation skills, while Vince comes from an instrumental, vocal and song writing background and adds some fun to the presentation! During the workshops they draw from their 25 years experience performing and working with children and staff .

We have presented workshops for Port Macquarie FDC, Geelong Preschool Regional and Knox Regional Conferences as well as the recent VOSA conference for Music in Early Childhood.

Bookings

Email: enquiries@jackandmolly.com.au or vbrophy@ozemail.com.au

Ph: 0418-661-029 or 03-9725-0255