Welcome to Music in the Early Years with Anne

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Training and Musical Activity Ideas for Early Years Practitioners.

Online Training

Available to access NOW:

  • Magical Music Time. For you, if you work with Toddlers, Preschoolers or Reception children!
  • Baby Music For you, if you care for a child/ren from Birth to ~ 18 months (non-walkers)

Upcoming training:

  • The Musical Elements
  •  Incorporating music into the every day …

Online training is great as it is available whenever you want it: home, staff meeting, teacher training day…  You can also recap anything whenever you want! Plus you get a certificate at the end to say that you’ve taken part. Please click here to read more

Early Years Music Ideas

Are you looking for early years music ideas that link to different topics/themes, children’s interests, a book… ? On the Early Years Music Ideas website there are song, rhymes, rhythmic, instrument and listening activity ideas. Please click here to see what’s available.

Eyes on Me 1,2,3!

Do you like to use songs and rhymes in your routines? Would you like some songs to get the children's attention?  I have gathered together some songs that I have heard, found and created to share with you.  Here are 6: Carpet Song (tune Frere Jacques) Are you...
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Talk like a Pirate!

Do you follow calendar events in your early years setting? Did you know that on the 19th September it is ‘Talk like a pirate day’?  Well, I didn’t until a couple of years ago.  It hasn’t been around that long but I think some of the new events are quite fun as a...
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Everyone Needs a Chance to Shine!

Music affects so much of my life, even listening to some music brings me to tears; I don’t know why, it just does!  Music is a massive part of my life.  I don’t profess to be a professional musician but I love listening to music, playing the piano, composing, teaching...
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Would you love to include more music throughout the day in your early years setting?
Join me on this FREE 5 Steps to a Musical Setting mini online training programme and let's get you on track to being more musical!

5 steps to a musical setting