Practice Guide: Music in the early years
Music is important in promoting young children’s cognitive development, well-being and enjoyment. Linda Pound’s series examines how music can support early learning across all areas of the curriculum.
Music is important in its own right in promoting young children’s cognitive development, well-being and enjoyment, says Linda Pound in the first of a series about how music can support early learning
Physical development and music go hand in hand, and the key to success is variety, explains Linda Pound in the second part of this series
How experimenting with music aids children’s personal, social and emotional development and promotes self-regulation. Linda Pound explains, and offers practical...
Communication, language and music are intrinsically linked, and it is important to understand this in the early years, writes Linda Pound
Music plays an important role in helping children to read, write and enjoy literature, says Linda Pound
Mathematical development and music go hand in hand, with the latter enabling us to take pleasure in exploring the abstract subject, says Linda Pound
Use music and instruments from around the globe to help children understand the world, says Linda Pound
In the final part of her series, Linda Pound explores the role of music in Expressive Arts and Design