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Promoting Interest in Music Among Kids to Enhance Intelligence Levels

Promoting Interest in Music Among Kids to Enhance Intelligence Levels Introducing children to music early on in their lives has many benefits. Music soothes, calms, encourages and stimulates. Various studies conclude that musical training can affect brain development and its functioning and is linked to a boost in intelligence levels. In particular, interacting with a musical instrument…
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Academic Advantages of Music

Academic Advantages of Music  ~ A Simple Music Sight Reading Checklist  Music has been shown to have great academic advantages, especially for children. Learning to play an instrument stimulates the neural pathways helping in other ways, including reading and math.You may wish to improve your music sight reading simply to get better at reading music. Or it may…
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Sprite Kids releases Mini Monet – Creative Studio and Art Club for Kids

Today Sprite Kids releases Mini Monet, a Creative Studio with state of the art drawing tools designed for kids. It has a unique Magic Pencil which prevents brush strokes from spilling out of a hand drawn areas, so the color stays within the lines. Mini Monet Art Club is a source of inspiration to kids, they can browse others creations and be inspired or inspire others with their own work. Weekly Challenges and dynamic content addition make Mini Monet a never ending source of creativity for kids.
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Music Learning Lab Now Available in App Store

Scientifically designed learning environment meets kid-friendly animations to form a powerful new teaching tool, Music Learning Lab. Seattle based Generategy, LLC released Music Learning Lab 1.0.2 in an effort to make effective, early music education accessible for children everywhere. The app prepares learners for music appreciation, using music software such as GarageBand, and further music instruction privately or in school.
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Bug Art by Little Bit Studio

  Bug Art, by Little Bit Studio, is a perfect app to open on a brilliant spring day, it's so happy and upbeat. From the creators of the award-winning Bugs and Numbers and Bugs and Bubbles, this new app is awesome for both big and little kids. Creativity is all the buzz and Bug Art comes through…
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Why We Need a Universal Language for Creativity in Classrooms

Guest Blog courtesy of Viktor Venson When we speak of the education crisis in the United States, there's one fallacy: We refer to it as ONE singular crisis or problem when in reality, it's a set of issues that in the end combine into one wicked problem. How do we solve such a big problem…
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Music with Grandma

It’s no secret that we love the Grandma/Grandpa series by Fairlady Media, and Music with Grandma is no exception. Fairlady Media has ventured into apps for kids a little older with Music with Grandma. Intended for children just beginning to discover music or playing an instrument (ages 6 and up), I have found that kids…
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