Put on your favorite Halloween costume, turn on your imagination and get ready for a party like no other with the Next Generation Yoga’s Lesson Plan, “Halloween Celebration.” If a visit to a pumpkin patch, trick-or-treating the “yoga way”, and a rockin’ dance party sound like a fun time, then you’ll love this creative and engaging lesson plan!
In addition to theme-related and kid-friendly yoga poses, “Halloween Celebration” explores the history of Halloween and offers a special meditation. Complete with musical recommendations, a guided visualization, and creative movement suggestions, this lesson plan offers a participatory and unique way to celebrate Halloween. Written by NGY Founder, Jodi B Komitor & NGY Teacher Nicole Koleshis,this Next Generation Yoga Lesson Plan will show you how to infuse this theme into a Kids Yoga class that is designed specifically for 8-13 yr. olds. .
This original Next Generation Yoga Lesson Plan allows children to experience the Halloween holiday, often associated with scary things and candy, in an exciting and creative, yet mindful and educational, way.
Whether you are a parent, school-based educator, an experienced or new Yoga Teacher, this lesson plan is for you and the children in your life. It is thoughtfully designed so that everyone can learn something new!
Here’s just some of what you’ll receive:
- A lesson plan in a clear and easy to follow format
- Guidance and support for getting started
- A lesson full of yoga poses, breathing exercises and relaxation techniques that incorporate: visual imagery, learning points, sensory integration, creative movement and fun stuff such as books, music, props & crafts
- Learn the proper yoga flow sequence that is simple to break down so you can teach sections or the entire lesson from beginning to end
- Complete Pose Pages with straightforward instructions for how to do the poses, along with traditional and kid-friendly pose names, suggestions for the number of times to repeat each pose, and pose benefits
- Guidance for authentically connecting with kids
- Inspirations for being a creative and innovative Kids Yoga Teacher
This NGY Lesson Plan is suggested for teaching 8-13 yr. olds and may be enjoyed for 45-60 minutes. It is in PDF format, easy to download & print!
Adventure, Holidays, Seasons