What... (i.e. camp, dance class, birthday party)
        
 
Pick a NYMetroParents Region: All Regions   Manhattan    Brooklyn    Queens    Westchester    Rockland   Fairfield    Nassau    Suffolk  

Resources

   

MUSIC TOGETHER® CLASS FOR CHILDREN WITH SPECIAL NEEDS

     Home  >  Articles  > Local News - Suffolk County, Long Island
by Richard Stile December 20, 2013

Related: music classes for children with special needs on long island, lyrical children's pre-school, music together in calverton, ,


Lyrical Children’s Pre-School now offers a Music Together program in Calverton for children with special needs. The music class for children with special needs on Long Island helps bring out each child’s musicality.

music together program for children with special needs
A child in the Supportive Family Class uses rhythm sticks to interact with the music.

A new Supportive Family Class for children with special needs and their caregiver is now offered at Lyrical Children’s Pre-School in Calverton, which offers the Music Together® program. Based on the belief that all children are musical, the program aims to supply children and families with the instruments necessary to bring out every child’s musicality.

“Music Together is an international program, it’s research based, and founded on the principal that all children are musical, and given the right environment, they have the opportunity to develop the musical aptitude that they are born with,” says Marie Kaminski, owner of Lyrical Children, Inc.

The Supportive Family Class aims to create an environment that allows families that have children with special needs to be more comfortable. An average class at Lyrical Children can include 12 children along with families, while a Supportive Family class allows six children with siblings and caregivers welcome. The smaller classes help to make the time less of a big event and more relaxing, while offering the same experience for social interaction and family musical playtime. Each family is given materials such as books and CDs to play at home, supporting the research that shows that children learn more by observing and being a part of an environment.

 


Get Your FREE Indoor Activity eGuide!

More Local News - Suffolk County, Long Island Articles

IDA-LI President Raises Awareness of Dyslexia on Long Island

Dorothy P. Flint 4-H Camp Appoints New Director
C2Education Opens Tutoring Center in Stony Brook
Ariel Forest Ropes Park Opens on Long Island
Sky Zone Offers Programs for Toddlers, Those with Special Needs

Be a good fellow parent and share this with a friend who would be interested
Email Friend

Local Local News - Suffolk County, Long Island Sponsors

Womb Pics Ultrasound Inc.
385 Central Ave, Ste E
Boheimia, NY
631-946-6400
...

Just Fabulous
1947 Jericho Turnpike
East Northport, NY
631-486-5130
Just Fabulous & Outrageous Events creates trendset...

Art League of Long Island
107 E. Deer Park Road
Dix Hills, NY
631-462-5400
Year round classes offered in watercolor, oil pain...

SoccerTots Long Island
156 Railroad Street
Huntington Station, NY
631-367-9378
Soccer classes and camps for children ages 18 mont...

Star of the Sea Montessori
310 New York Ave.
Huntington Village, NY
631-271-4626 or 631-599-4080
Star of the Sea Montessori is an unique school for...
See Our Local News - Suffolk County, Long Island Directory

local zones

Nassau

Nassau cont.

Suffolk

Suffolk cont.

Westchester

Westchester cont.

Fairfield

Rockland

Rockland cont.

Queens

Queens cont.

Brooklyn

Brooklyn cont.

Manhattan

Copyright 2014 NY Metro Parents Magazine Site Design: THE VOICE