Archive for the ‘For Parents’ Category

Awareness Month for Down Syndrome Music Activities for Learning

October is Down Syndrome awareness month! For individuals with Down Syndrome music is often a creative outlet, strength, and talent.  Download or print this free infographic “In Tune with Down Syndrome: Five Ways to Use Music in Therapy” to learn how you can use music to help with communication, academics, …

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Freebie Friday! Farm Bowling Music Therapy Activity from Rachel See

Music therapist Rachel See, MA, MT-BC owner of Music Therapy Services of Austin, LLC has shared an adorable free music therapy activity with us called “Farm Bowling”. This PDF comes complete with full color visual aids, song lyrics that can be sung to the tune of “Old MacDonald” and instructions.

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Freebie Friday! Fall Song Download from Rachel Rambach, MM, MT-BC

Music therapist Rachel Rambach, MM, MT-BC, owner of Listen & Learn Music has generously offered the Tuned in to Learning community this special opportunity to access her “Fall, Fall, Fall” song download absolutely free of charge!

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Freebie Friday! Early Childhood Music Therapy Magazine

It’s rare to find 130 pages of free full color resources and up to date information at your fingertips, but editor-in-chief Petra Kern, Ph.D., MT-BC is providing the music therapy community with just that! You’ll find music therapy activity ideas for early intervention, parent tips, early childhood music therapy research, …

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Rhythm, Movement and Autism

A recent March 2013 article published in the journal “Frontiers in Integrative Neuroscience” reviews research related to movement and autism and proposes a rationale for how rhythmic input can improve sensorimotor functioning and overall growth in areas such as cognition, behavior, social skills, and communication.

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iPad Apps to Use with Our Special Education Songs

Ever try using visuals from an iPad app along with a Tuned in to Learning® special education song?  These great educationally-themed iPad apps to use with Tuned in to Learning® songs can help learners apply and generalize their skills. We get asked a lot, “My child memorized the song, now what do …

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