A new session of Forest City Music Together will be starting April 4th, 2016. Check out the class schedule on this website under Classes!
Preschool of the Arts uses music as a foundation for learning in a fun and creative manner. Our program includes Free play, Music and movement, Creative art, Reading, Drama and Science. Whatever the activity, our goal is to promote learning in an environment of affection, support, encouragement and understanding. Preschool of the Arts continues to have a strong program for Junior Kindergarten children as an alternative to other programs. We also offer a separate program called Music Together for children and their caregivers. This is a ten week program which runs during fall, winter and spring. We offer Babies Only classes and Mixed Age Family classes. We also offer a music program for children ages 4 – 7!! Call or email for more information.
Preschool of the Arts was established in 1986. Gloria Wright created this wonderful program to make sure that children still have an option to include the arts in their everyday life. She has an Ontario Teacher’s Diploma, Early Childhood Education Certification, and is also trained in the parent and child program Music Together®. She continues […]
Methods of Music
Eurhythmics, as developed by Emile-Jacques Dalcroze, uses the time-space-energy relationship of body movement. Creative movement is fun and leads to better co-ordination. Zoltan Kodaly’s musical education creates a love and knowledge of music using singing games, folk music and movement. Through singing, students enjoy music for pleasure and as a means of aural and mental […]
Recent Centre Pictures
Click to view a gallery of pictures recently shot at the centre.
Music Together® is an internationally recognized early childhood music program that began as an educational project of the Center for Music and Young Children® in 1985. Through its research-based curriculum, Music Together® helps families rediscover the pleasure and educational value of informal, participatory musical experiences. Music Together® classes are based on the idea that making music with children, in […]