Tag Archives: drums

Musical Intelligence

Earlier, Clark was discussing how the different intelligences of Howard Gardner’s Theory of Multiple Intelligences apply to outdoor play.  Another of Gardner’s intelligences that can be addressed outdoors on the preschool playground is the musical intelligence.  Children who have high … READ MORE

Introducing Our New Blogger!

I would like to introduce our newest blogger and member of The Adventurous Child team, Mary Robertson.  Mary believes in the importance of providing young children with opportunities for outdoor play and the importance of encouraging wonder, inquiry, discovery, and … READ MORE

Learning Physical Education at the Drums

Playing the Large Drum Set outdoors … HELPS BUILD STRONG BODIES TWELVE WAYS 1. Dancing, twisting, marching and jumping to the music. 2. Strengthening hand muscles to grasp the drum mallet. 3. Using the large shoulder and arm muscles tostrike … READ MORE