Rhythm Kids is an exciting music, movement, and drumming class
for children in Kindergarten (possible pre-k) through second grade (ages 5–8). Children
integrate and assimilate rhythm into their lives, as they:
multicultural drumming patterns;
new repertoire on various percussion instruments;
explore movement and dance while singing
based on music and drumming;
with a host of rhythm activities.
weekly, 45-minute classes
2 CDs each
online in-home activity pages
online video tutorials and play-alongs
Learn, create, discover and explore music, movement
age-appropriate ways to play rhythm instruments (shakers, tambourines,
traditional drumming patterns through animal names and movements
drumming, song, and dance from around the world (Mali, Puerto Rico,
new ways to connect mind, body, and voice through rhythm
skill in improvising, soloing, conducting, composition, and improvisation
in active musical games that are both enriching and totally fun!
follows through on the Music Together®® vision to help children complete the
pathway of early childhood music development from birth through age eight. As
part of the Rhythm Kids experience, children and their grownups can enjoy
drumming play and practice sessions at home with the help of online play-along videos
featuring Rhythm Kids creator Tom Foote.
are for children K–2 (ages 5–8)
have their own hand drum for use at home (and potentially for use in
class—please check with Jess Day).