Upcoming Workshops

February 2015

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PMP - Full Day course

With Gill

At Elmpark School

46 Gossamer Dr, Pakuranga Heights , Auckland

Thursday the 26th of February, 2015

From 9:00am - 4:00pm

March 2015

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PMP - Full Day course

With Gill Connell

At Addington School

22 Brougham Street, Addington, Christchurch

Monday the 9th of March, 2015

From 9:00am - 4:00pm

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PMP - Full Day course

With Gill Connell

At Motueka South School

12 Courtney Street, Motueka

Friday the 13th of March, 2015

From 9:00am - 4:00pm

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PMP - Full Day course

With Gill Connell

At St Patrick's School

132 Chapel Street, Masterton

Friday the 20th of March, 2015

From 9:00am - 4:00pm

May 2015

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PMP - Full Day course

With Gill Connell

At Bradford School

42 a Bradford Street , Dunedin

Wednesday the 6th of May, 2015

From 9:00am - 4:00pm

Teachers - Optimizing your movement curriculum

GROSS MOTOR SKILLS 

  • Discussing the critical importance of Gross Motor Development in young children, with practical solutions for bringing more big body movement into your learning centres...both indoors and out.

FINE MOTOR SKILLS 

  • Focusing on the importance of Fine Motor Development for preschoolers with specific activities designed for the motor play which lay down the foundations of later writing and more complex manipulative skills.

HOW TO PLAN OUTDOOR PLAY 

  • Turning playtime into valuable developmental experiences through carefully balanced skill-building programmes. Course provides an overview of smart playground strategies, equipment selection and activity planning. Pre-set lesson plans and equipment available for purchase.

BRINGING MOVEMENT TO LEARNING STORIES

  • Exploring ways to engage parents in your movement curriculum.

HOMEMADE EQUIPMENT

  • Easy and economical.  Learning to build play equipment and experiences that optimize learning.

 

Teachers & Parents - Understanding how movement impacts learning

MOVING SMART

  • Understanding why kids need to move and why it’s more important than ever today! Exploring the impact movement has on early childhood development, and its role as the central springboard to future success in school... and life!

GETTING READY FOR SCHOOL

  • Preparing for school is not just about the ABCs and 123s. Strategies for developing children’s pre-academic skill suites.

MUSIC &  MOVEMENT

  • Understanding the value of music and movement for preschoolers, a practical tutorial on song selection, “moveography,” games and activities, with recommended resources available for provided.

INDOOR/OUTDOOR GAMES

  • Playtime is learning time with Moving Smart’s proven curriculum of games and activities for any occasion, indoors and out!

BABY MOVES

  • Exploring the evolution of movement in young children with practical tutorial on games, activities, songs, etc.

 

Teachers - PMP

Whether you're just introducing PMP coursework into your school, or you already have the programme up and running, on-going PMP teachers courses and workshops are available to enhance educators' understanding of the objectives, benefits, applications, and teaching techniques of PMP, including...

  • Rationale for Perceptual Motor Programmes
  • Skill techniques
  • Floor sessions
  • Memory training
  • Developing language through the programme
  • Evaluation procedures
  • Practical activities
  • Screening tests
  • Equipment resources needed to set up 
  • Resources