Do you have students or children who lack focus, feel anxious, or seem socially disconnected? Have you noticed a decrease in motivation? Are you noticing more students affected by obesity, developmental delays, or depression? You are not alone.
We're hearing more conversations about body shaming, depression, and bullying. With budget cuts for arts and physical education, it is often up to families and creative teachers to supply artistic opportunities. Here's where #AnimalsGetFunky comes in.
This dance book helps children of all ages:
Feel more confident in creative play
Develop social skills
Experience less stress
Boost serotonin levels
Support brain cognition and cerebral cortex development
Hydrate and celebrate a healthy life?
“As a mother I couldn't imagine a more important or applicable life skill then creative expression. This book gives parents a guide to helping their children find fun, creative, and musical ways to express themselves. I wish I had this for my daughter when she was little!"
-Lisa Wimberger author and founder of The Neurosculpting Institute®
“Sarahndipity’s delightful rhymes and Amanda’s lively illustrations will entrance readers of all ages. This engaging alphabet book will have the whole family moving and grooving, wiggling and giggling. Guaranteed to promote social-emotional intelligence, body awareness, and creativity.” -Anne Green Gilbert, educator, author and developer of BrainDance.
“An artistic alchemy of education and entertainment. Sarahndipity strategically merges movement, mindfulness, and music, guiding children to create their own sacred stage for growth and joy.” -Anam Cara Cat, author of Birdseed: A Guide to Teaching Emotional Intelligence in the Primary and Secondary Classroom
From A-Z: Animals Get Funky!
Written by Sarahndipity Johnsen
Illustrated by Amanda Maitri
Published by Serendipitous Entertainment
Feel free to ask questions at: firstname.lastname@example.org
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