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ERIC Number: ED160583
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977-Sep
Reference Count: 0
Rhythmic Activities for Children.
Practical Pointers, v1 n3 Sep77
Focusing on the development of fundamental rhythm skills involved in music and movement activities, this teaching guide emphasizes activities that will help children express their feelings and communicate with others, develop perceptual and motor skills, and enhance sensory awareness. Suggestions for involving handicapped children and examples of rhythmic activities are provided, along with guidelines on materials, construction, and use of 13 musical instruments. A concluding section outlines directions and procedures for playing a game with lumni sticks. A bibliography is included at the end. (DS)
Descriptors: Child Development, Children, Childrens Games, Handicapped Students, Motor Development, Movement Education, Music Therapy, Musical Instruments, Perceptual Motor Learning, Self Expression, Sensory Training
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Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, and Recreation, Washington, DC. Information and Research Utilization Center.