Movement Plus is pleased to offer a comprehensive spectrum of teacher training, consulting services and customized workshops.
Movement Fundamentals for Early Childhood Educators
This 3-hour workshop is designed to assist teachers in incorporating developmentally appropriate movement activities into lesson plans. (Each participant will leave with a certificate verifying the training hours.)
Learn what the national recommendations for movement education are and how they affect your school and classroom
Increase your knowledge of fundamental movement skills
Explore the relationship of movement to learning
Understand the research linking movement to all the domains of child development - physical, cognitive and social/emotional
Leave with a comprehensive activity listing along with ideas to incorporate movement into all aspects of your curriculum
Advanced Movement Training
Take your basic skills to the next level. In this advanced class, participants will learn:
Create your own ½ hour movement education class for students.
Learn what is developmentally appropriate for young children
Learn a methodology to assess and record baseline and advancements of students' physical skills, including monthly goal-setting
Understand the research linking movement to literacy and learn fun and easy ways to bring reading to life.
Leave with an activity listing to go along with your seasonal and holiday theme curriculum
Customized Training Seminars
Martha is happy to work with you to design and develop a training workshop or series of programs that are custom tailored to your learning environment and teachers - all with your specific goals in mind.
Have Martha come to your school and meet with you one-on-one to develop a distinctive program that follows NASPE guidelines. She will work with teachers to incorporate creative structured movement into your lesson plans or set up a class once, twice or 5x a week.
Set your school apart with your unique blend of movement and learning in the classroom.