Workshop 5

Workshop 5

There is strong evidence to show the positive impact that active engagement with music can have on spatial reasoning. There also seems to be a strong relation between visuospatial reasoning and mathematical abilities. Research carried out by Out of the Ark Music (A Singing School Is A Successful School – 2017) showed a statistically significant difference in the percentage of correct mathematical responses following the implementation of the programme.
This workshop, aimed at both specialist and non-specialist musicians, is an essential guide to using music and singing to develop spatial reasoning and maths when teaching children aged 3 – 7.

Who is this for?: Teachers of children aged 3-7
Duration: 90 minutes

children

Included In This Session:

  • A comprehensive guide to using music to enhance the teaching and learning of maths and spatial reasoning
  • A clear focus on how engagement in rhythmic activities aids mathematical development
  • Reinforcing how music can be used to help teach specific mathematical concepts
  • Developing a creative approach to teaching mathematics

Time permitting, the workshop will also include:

  • An introduction to Words on Screen™, our easy-to-use software, which guarantees that any teacher, no matter what their musical ability, will feel confident teaching songs and delivering great-quality music resources across the school curriculum.

Free Resources:

  • Access to two free songs to use across your classroom or school.
  • Activities Chest – an easy-to-follow activities bank, full of lessons, great tips and ideas.
  • Pompoms and googly eyes!
  • A clear and helpful glossary.
  • A discount voucher for a really great deal on The Niki Davies Book Of Marvellous Maths Songs and That's What I Call A Class Assembly: Maths
Resources

For more information or to book an Out of the Ark Music Workshop for your school, academy chain or Music Hub (UK ONLY),
please contact our Workshops Team workshops@outoftheark.com Tel: 020 8481 7203

 

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