Education Through Movement
Summer Training Course
June 10-14, 2013
Registration is 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m., June 10th
$500 if paid in full by May 21, 2013;
after May 21st: $575.
Course Code: MM005
Mountain View Elementary School
2825 Walnut Ave
Ontario, California 91761
Recommended Airport and Hotels:
Fly into Ontario, California (8 miles from training site).
Holiday Inn Express (1 mile from training site) Ph: 800.315.2621
Hilton Ontario California (6 miles from training site) Ph: 800.447.4136
For More Information:
Contact: Liz Haraksin
Education Through Movement - Summer Training Course
This one week course will present information and strategies for success for you and your students as you work with Common Core Standards. We will emphasize building the process for encouraging problem solving, communication, representation, connections, vocabulary and comprehension in Language Arts and Math.
This one-week course promotes a basic understanding of the Education Through Movement (ETM) program. Key areas include HighScope movement and music key developmental indicators, fundamentals of motor development, an effective teaching model – Separate, Simplify, Facilitate – and successful methods for integrating movement and music into other curriculum areas. Teachers and curriculum specialists who work with students of all ages are encouraged to attend.
Major Course Components:
Experience and develop activities in alignment with Common Core Standards for Language Arts and Mathematics
Understand how to use the ETM process that extends thinking, and why this process allows students to gain a deeper understanding to support the rigor of the Common Core Standards
Strategies that align with Common Core Standards for ALL learners
Physical development: locomotor, nonlocomotor, fine motor movements and why it is important for children to develop their bodies and the relation to building academic success
Movement and Music Training to facilitate success for ALL learners
Effective approaches for integrating academic subject matter with physical activity
Curriculum-appropriate activites that can be used during classroom time and transition periods for all educators
International folk dance progressions organized from a developmental base
HighScope Field Consultants for Education Through Movement
Certificate of Contact Hours awarded at end of training for Professional Development. Offical Transcript available from HighScope (additional $5).
Participants interested in Education Through Movement Teacher Certification will be required to attend this course for two summers and participate in two online courses that will be held between the two summer trainings.