Musical Development

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    We listen to music when we’re happy, sad, stressed or excited; Music forms the accompaniment to our lives. 

    Music is first experienced in the womb and continues to play a significant role when we become adults. A child exposed to music at the first, and most crucial stage of development, is a child that will have a firm foundation for lifelong learning. 

    Begin early 

    Babies recognise melodies and will sway, bounce or move their hands in response to music they hear; this is why musical activities and classes are suitable from birth.  Toddlers enjoy dancing and moving to music, they also like listening to, and responding to rhymes and songs.  Repetition plays a strong part in learning, so continuing musical activities at home is highly recommended and aims to support. Parental engagement in classes is key to feeling confident in creating music time with your child at home. Sharing music with your little one can be an enjoyable bonding experience. 


    Kiddibops is a small, independent business run by a professional music classroom teacher with over 20 years’ experience of delivering music education to children. 

    Kiddibops understands the importance of music. Kiddibops classes consist of fun, structured music activities that support all areas of child development: intellectual, social and emotional, motor, language, and overall literacy. 

    Sessions include: 

    • Singing to support language development and communication.
    • Puppets and visual props to enhance sensory stimulation.
    • Exploratory sound play using a variety of instruments to encourage self-expression and creativity.
    • Action rhymes and instrumental activities to develop co-ordination and motor skills.
    • Rhythm activities, using percussion, to help strengthen and develop the area of the brain responsible for memory and problem solving skills.  

    Kiddibops classes expose young children to music from different styles and traditions, from classical to calypso, to create a fun experience that maximizes learning potential. 

    Kiddibops runs classes in the local community for babies, toddlers and preschool children and delivers classes that are structured around the EYFS curriculum at nurseries and primary schools. Kiddibops can also provide specialist classes for children with specific learning needs and individual one-to-one sessions. 

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