Brrrrrrr! As winter approaches and the weather gets colder, learn how some of our favorite animals spend the winter months with the Next Generation Yoga’s Lesson Plan, “Winter Animals.” Stay warm and cozy with this lesson plan all winter long!
Hibernate like a bear, adapt like a rabbit, and fly south like a bird with kid-friendly Yoga poses and creative movements. Children will experience how animals’ behaviors change during the winter season through fun, educational facts, an age-appropriate craft and family partner poses. Written by NGY Founder, Jodi B Komitor & NGY Teacher Nicole Koleshis, this Next Generation Yoga Lesson Plan will show you how to infuse the “Winter Animals” theme into a Kids Yoga class, specifically designed for 2-7 yr. olds.
This original Next Generation Yoga Lesson Plan takes children (and families) on a joyful and mindful journey into the lives of many interesting animals. Engaging in this heart and soul-warming practice is sure to keep you warm throughout the chilly winter season.
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:
- Over 10 pages of clear and easy to follow lesson plan appropriate for kids ages 2-7
- Guidance and support for class set-up & 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 2-7 yr. olds and may be enjoyed for 30-45 minutes. It is in PDF format, easy to download & print!
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