Super-Advantage Songtime: My Wife Tried to Kill Me with a Block of Cheese
Every Thursday we have Song Time. We sit on the carpet, sing fun songs, songs with motions, play rhythm instruments, and have an all around, academic, good time. Patricia DeCorsey, coordinator of Lawrence University's Early Childhood Music Program in Appleton says, "By introducing children to music, so many areas of the brain benefit at the same time, like the mathematical and language centers. It's really a super- advantage." That's why we sing this song:
We use the rhythm instruments with this song. We sing on the verse then everyone bangs on the drums during the "la-la's". Now that's FUN! Don't tell anyone.