Bongo Club - early years music resource for practitioners and parents

Monday, 19 July 2010

Check out Youth Music's early years music making resource for practitioners and parents
Bongo Club is an online resource for early years music making. Hosted by Youth Music, Bongo Club is full of musical ideas and inspiration for both parents and early years practitioners working with 0 - 5 year olds. The website is packed full of information, musical games and tips that can be used with little people at home, in nurseries and classrooms.

Early Years Practitioners
If you’re working in an early years setting such as a nursery or crèche and would like to find out more about using music in your practice, Bongo Club provides a useful range of information including research, work sheets, musical games and expert advice on making music with 0 – 5 year olds. Bongo Club also keeps you abreast of music-based training opportunities for early years workers, so if you’re thinking of strengthening your own musical skills or want to get involved in early years music making, log on to see what’s going on throughout the UK. Bongo Club also talks regularly to musicians, teachers and early years workers, and you can visit the website to read through the case studies and career profiles of practitioners at work.

If you’d like to find out more about using music at home with your child, and the positive impact that music can have, Bongo Club is full of expert advice, other parent’s views and hints and tips on things you can make and do with your little ones. Whether you’re on the lookout for musical games that your toddler can play, or you're wondering what effect music can have on your unborn child, Bongo Club contains a wealth of information online.

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