The short answer is no, your child is not too young for music lessons. You can start right now, no matter how old your kid is, though obviously their age will change how and where you start. Even children in the womb should be exposed to music and as soon as their born, you can do all kinds of musical activities and routines. Check out 12 Musical Activities for … [Read more...] about Is my child too young for music lessons?
Using Prodigies (By Age)
For the first two years that PreschoolProdigies.com existed, all of our materials were specifically for the 3-6 age group. We started hearing from A LOT of elementary music teachers about how they were using Preschool Prodigies in their classroom and that the only problem with it was the word Preschool. Thus began PsP Melodies, Primary Prodigies, Recorder … [Read more...] about School Age Kids (Ages 6-12)
This is the age where kids can really take advantage of the books, bells and videos to the fullest extent. Kids at this age are prime for developing the skill of perfect pitch and the original 8 Preschool Prodigies Chapter books will be a ton of fun for you and your kids to explore. Whatever kind of set up you go with, keep in mind that children at this age (3-6) are … [Read more...] about Preschoolers (Ages 3-6)
Prodigies isn't primarily designed for infants and toddlers (yet). Kids at this age should have limited screen time and we are primarily a video company, and we want to be upfront about that. That said, lots of babies and toddlers are using our videos, songs, songbooks and instrument at even just a few months old. My 9 month old daughter plays her bells all the time and … [Read more...] about Infants & Toddlers (Birth – 3)
Exactly which Prodigies series you use most with your kids depends on their previous musical experience, their age, and what instruments you do or don't have available. It can seem a bit overwhelming at first, but all of the features, series ideas and nuances have come at the request of parents and teachers much like you, so give it a few days of use and you'll see how it … [Read more...] about Which series should I start with?