This Guide combines yogic and learning principals to engage children's bodies and minds helping them build flexibility, strength and tolerance while stimulating age-appropriate learning goals.
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- Publish Date: January 2010; - Softcover: 80 pages; - Ages: 2 and up.
This 80 page book is perfect to get started using yogic techniques in
your school, classroom, yoga class or at home. The book contains all you need
to know to get started. No experience with yoga is necessary. The instructor
guide contains a wealth of easy to follow information on how to use yoga to
enhance learning in pre-literacy skills (such as phonemic awareness, syllable
segmentation and rhyming) and language development skills (such as wh
questions, oppositional concepts, categorization and attributes).
The Instructor Guide covers a broad range of topics including how to set
goals, how to group children by appropriate ages, improve motor skill
development, and build speech and language skills. There are sections on
working with different age groups such as toddlers, preschool and older
children. Great ECD resources for anyone who is involved in working / playing with young children.
Research shows that learning is
significantly enhanced when movement is a part of the activity. Movement
engages the senses and stimulates brain activity. The more the senses are engaged,
the more learning occurs, and the information learned is better retained. Since
yoga engages the body in the broadest range of movements, it is one of the most
ideal disciplines to affect productive learning. As an individualistic and
non-competitive exercise, yoga, unlike many other games and sports for
children, allows all individuals the opportunity to participate.
in yoga has a variety of benefits for children including:
Builds confidence and self-esteem;
Increases physical flexibility (required by all sports);
Raises awareness of the importance of good health and
Promotes effective techniques (such as breathing) for
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