Anne's Musical Blog!
Series 6, Episode 4: This is the Way (Instruments)
In this video, Anne Belcher from Branch Into Music demonstrates her favourite musical instruments to use with little people. She shares a song that works with any type of instrument and explores some important contrasts in music - soft/loud and slow/fast.
Series 6, Episode 3: The Goodbye Song (Singing)
In this video, Anne Belcher from Branch Into Music discusses why SINGING is so important in the early years. She shares "The Goodbye Song” - a lovely song you can sing with your early learners. Anne also recommends a terrific resource for educators "Kids Can Listen! Kids Can Move" by Lynn Kleiner. You can purchase this book / CD here:
Series 6, Episode 2: The Hello Song (Beat)
In this video, Anne Belcher from Branch Into Music briefly introduces “The Five Branches Framework for Music in the Early Years” and explains how you can use “The Hello Song” to help children experience BEAT.
Series 6, Episode 1: Welcome to Branch Into Music 2021!
Welcome to Branch Into Music! It’s so exciting to be back for another year, full of fun and music!
In this episode, Anne introduces herself and gives a little bit of background about Branch Into Music, and what you can expect from these weekly Musical Moments.