Our primary goal in our classroom, before academics, is the well being of the children. It is incredible that our Ontario Kindergarten curriculum document now has 1/4 dedicated to Self Regulation and Well Being. Without these skills in place, academics are not able to be engaged with effectively. Beyond this, self regulation is universal. It is something that all children benefits.
|Music can be a powerful way to express oneself creatively. We have found that some children gravitate towards music when self regulating. Music can help to change your state and often provides an outlet for creative expression.|