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Boogie Mites Online Classes for Under 5’s During the Lockdown Period

Boogie Mites Teachers and Licensees are running music and movement groups online for you to enjoy at home during the lockdown period. Please see our timetable for all times and read below for furth...

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The family lockdown – entertaining your children during COVID-19 self-isolation

  “These are strange times” is a sentence we’ve been hearing a lot this week. And while we aren’t sure if, or when, we’ll be going into lockdown, the question on every p...

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Our Wash Your Hands song for early years

  COVID-19 (Corona Virus) is the news and children are said to be potential super-spreaders. “Wash your hands” is the advice given by the UK Government in order to help stop the spread of ...

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How can music support healthy kids?

  Are you maintaining the health-kick that saw you through the beginning of the year? How can music support healthy kids as you continue into 2020? We’re well into 2020 now. Half-term week h...

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200 Million Minutes – The Ultimate Reading Challenge 2020

  At Boogie Mites, our goal of ‘closing the gap’ in early years attainment through music practise has always been at the forefront of the work we do. We are therefore happy to work with th...

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Shaping Portsmouth 2020 – Music for the Community

We had a wonderful morning on the 17th January 2020 visiting Guild Hall in order to celebrate local businesses and organisations active in the community. It was an inspiring event and a real honour ...

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Early Years News – Social Mobility: Chance or Choice?

  What is mutuality? How can expanding mutuality and unlocking choices drive positive change? University or Apprentices: what is the best (and most obtainable) way to measure achieveme...

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Happy New Year! Discover What Boogie Mites Got Up To In 2019…

We hope you have a happy new year! It’s been a wonderful 2019. We’ve met some really inspiring practitioners, parents, childminders and EY advisors, and we've watched as music has been given more ...

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How does Baby Music help Brain Development? The Lullaby Effect by Anita Collins

  Anita Collins' guide to baby music for parents - The Lullaby Effect  A summary of our favourite bits from the book The perfect Christmas bundle for new parents Baby musi...

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Children’s Christmas Songs for your Festive Celebrations

  What are your favourite children’s Christmas songs? I think we all have one or two that stick out in our minds, but to sing the same selection every year can get tedious… NEW TRADITIONS...

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Planning your spooky celebrations? Try these Halloween Songs for Kids

  Are you looking for ways to make this Halloween special? Why not try these adaptations of the BM programmes to introduce original Halloween Songs for Kids? There are endless arts and craf...

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Understanding the power of music

At the end of September 2019, an exciting announcement was made by the National Institutes of Health (NIH): A massive $20 Million is being spent over the course of five years in order to understand th...

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