Why are nursery rhymes still used with young children? Read through the following nursery rhyme to begin this discussion: “Peter, Peter, pumpkin eater, Had a wife and couldn’t keep her, Put her in a pumpkin shell, And there he kept her very well.” -Traditional Nursery Rhyme When children are participating in musical activities involving nursery … More Nursery Rhyme Skills
Many music studies focus on school-aged children and music. McMaster University did a study to see how music effects babies developmentally. There is a difference between passively listening to music and participating in music activities. Here is a link to the article: Babies’ Brains Benefit from Music Lessons Wee Music Studio Classes in Troy, Ohio are … More Active Music: Why Should Babies Participate?
Lullabies have been around for awhile but when should we sing them to children? Why should we sing them? Have you heard someone say that music can soothe the soul? Here is a study on how lullabies can soothe and have a positive influence on children. Lullabies Can Relieve Children’s Pain Need more lullaby songs to sing at … More The Positive Influence of Lullabies