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Adult Beginner Ukulele - 8 Week Course

Complete beginner's course for learning the ukulele basics!

This course covers basic strums, reading chords, picking, developing aural skills, learning songs for social sing-a-longs, playing as a group, and having lots of fun! Price includes a book of songs to take home.

 

Please note that this course runs for eight weeks every Tuesday from 7 May.

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$100

Rhythm & Minds PD Workshop for Teachers

Presented by Celia Williamson, Director of Excite and Orff Specialist Teacher

"Brain stem neurons have been shown to fire synchronously with tempo leading to theories that music may modulate a range of brain stem mediated areas, such as our heartbeat rate & blood pressure levels....(Chanda & Levitin, 2013)

 

Orff Schulwerk is a playful way to teach music where movement, singing and playing become a unity. Spend the day learning creative ways to engage children through a variety of activities and music instruments including rhythm fun, science of sound, creating around a topic, make simple instruments.

 

Course includes a book of covered materials and resources, a certificate upon

completion.

 

Morning tea, hot and cold drinks provided. All music instruments provided for the day.

$100

Beginner Ukulele for E.C.E. and Jr. Primary Teachers

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For Teachers wanting to learn the ukulele from the beginning. Covers strums, basic chords, a repertoire of songs to sing with children, singing and playing at the same time, and ways to make it fun! You will also receive a book of chords and songs to take home.

$25

Beginner Ukulele Workshop - 4 Week Course or 10 Week Course

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For Adults wanting to learn the ukulele from the beginning. Covers strums, basic chords, a repertoire of songs, singing and playing at the same time!  Make new friends, have fun together - includes a take home book. For those wanting to continue at the completion of these workshops, join our practice nights, or a Ukulele group!

Price Varies

Beginner Ukulele for Primary Teachers

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For Teachers wanting to learn the ukulele from the beginning. Covers strums, basic chords, a repertoire of songs to sing with children, singing and playing at the same time, and ways to make it fun! You will also receive a book of chords and songs to take home.

$25

Beginner Ukulele for E.C.E. Teachers - Part 2

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For Teachers wanting to build on their Ukulele skills. Covers more in-depth strums, chords, and songs. Bring your songbook you previously received from the first session. 

$20

Beginner Ukulele for Primary Teachers - Part 2

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For Teachers wanting to build on their Ukulele skills. Covers more in-depth strums, chords, and songs. Bring your songbook you previously received from the first session. 

$20

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Art P.D. Workshop for Primary Teachers

Tuesday 14 January 2020 9.00am-3.30pm

If you don't consider yourself an artist, teaching children how to draw can be a daunting task... But we can teach you how!

In this six hour course you will learn the different types of drawing, when to use each type with each age level, and how to create your own drawing lessons from literature. We will also cover different types of mediums, how to determine project suitability, and other tips to get the best results from your students.

This course is an entirely hands on experience, using materials that are commonly found in all schools. Each attendee will receive a workbook with all the covered notes, lesson plans and resources to take back to their school. They will also receive a professional development certificate at the completion of the course.

$120

Parent / Child Date Night

Last Friday of the month 7pm - 8pm / Repeat session the following Friday

A fun opportunity to do work together, or side by side, and take home a momento of your time!

 

Children aged 3 - 5 

  • Tuesday 9th October

Children aged 6 - 11 

  • Friday 3rd August (Repeat Session)

  • Friday 31st August

  • Friday 7th September (Repeat Session)

  • Friday 5th October (No repeat)

$24 per parent/child pair

Adult Art Workshops

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One-off, fun workshops just for adults, suitable for beginners but also great for the more advanced.

Price includes most materials, however a canvas can be purchased for an additional $5 on the night.

Alternatively, try our 10-week Adult Beginner Art class!

$25

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