Musikgarten Blog: Teaching Children Thankfulness in the Music Classroom
The traditional season of thanks and giving is upon us. As we approach the holidays when children will have so many opportunities to show gratitude, educators can help them practice showing thanks in the classroom. This is no exception for childhood music educators, who have many opportunities to teach through songs and movement. Throughout history, scientists, scholars and spiritual leaders have deliberated about the positive benefits of gratitude. More recently, scientific research has validated those claims.
The positive benefits of gratitude for children
For the individual child, the following are gained through practicing and showing gratitude: Continue Reading......