Online training covering Boogie Mites School Ready Literacy Music Programme.
Supports Letters and Sounds Phase 1 and builds strong foundations for phonics through music
Boogie Mites have created 5 video training modules for their School Ready Literacy Music Programme which will be introduced and evaluated via zoom training sessions.
The training provides a recap of the 7 Aspects of Letters and Sounds Phase 1 and introduces the 25 songs and activities of the programme, which all link to one or more of these Aspects.
This new online training course is supported and co-promoted with National Day Nurseries Association (NDNA), first trialled with NDNA member settings in January, it has been well-received:
“I loved the course yesterday, thank you. Bright and cheerful with great ideas such a welcome break from all the ‘doom and gloom’ at the moment!” – Trainee from Trumacar Nursery & Primary School.
The 6 Week Training Schedule:
Zoom 1: Introduction and Intent (1 hour)
- The benefits of music and movement for each area of the EYFS
- Review of neuroscience evidence of the impact of music on early brain development
- Overview and intent of training video modules 1-5 and programme online resources
A requirement of one training module (15-20 minutes) to be watched each week for 5 weeks with practice of the songs and activities covered between each module. Trainees will be invited to join a Facebook group where they will receive links to further reading and videos that support the programme modules each week, and where they can ask questions and share learning.
Zoom 2: Implementation and Impact (1 hour)
- Sharing experience of practice
- Implementation plan
- Impact evaluation
£80 per setting for the programme physical pack, link to digital resources and lifetime license
£50 training fee per practitioner
Two date options for the introduction and evaluation zoom sessions:
1pm – 2pm Monday 8th February and Monday 22nd March
6.30pm – 7.30pm Wednesday 10th February and Weds 24th March
Email firstname.lastname@example.org to book your place or to find out more information.
Many settings spend EYPP funding on Boogie Mites programme training and resources, here are a few of our testimonials:
“Case studies of individual EYPP funded children identified a positive impact on development.”
Cat Baker, Quality and Curriculum Manager Paint Pots Nursery Group
“The Boogie Mites School Ready Letters and Sounds Programme is such a fun and exciting way of developing speech and language skills and really helps children learn to listen and respond.”
Alison Prismal, Foundation Stage Advisory Teacher, Portsmouth
“Excellent. Very interactive, physical, great resource, super ‘feel good factor’ for everyone taking part. It will have an impact on all areas of learning”
Martine Horvath, Sussex Early Years Advisor