Grab and Go - Music Bags

'Music Bags' are a bank of online early years music ideas that you can grab what you need and go; there's no monthly commitment. They are for those who work with children from ~2 to 5 years. Each Music Bag will include ideas based on a 'Theme', a 'Resource' or a specific 'Type of Activity'.  These will be launched gradually over the next year or so.  Each being released about 6 weeks apart. For example:

  • Themes: The Weather; Minibeasts,... 
  • Resources: Parachute; Balls, Balloons and Bubbles...
  • Type of Activity: Action Songs; Listening Activities...

Each 'Music Bag' will be priced on how much content there is available within it:

  • 10 Activities = £5
  • 20 Activities = £10
  • 30 Activities = £15

 

For those of you who have Early Years Music Ideas 'Activity Ideas for ~2 to 5 Years' membership, when the Music Bags have launched, you will be able to view one chosen for you Music Bag at a time in the members area, for around 6/7 weeks.

Click on the links below to see what Music Bags are available now:

Themes

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Coming very soon: The Weather 

Resources

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Coming soon!

Type of Activity

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Coming soon!

Is Music Bags the best option for you?

I also offer monthly membership to an online resource.  Details of both options are below so you can compare and see which is best for you.

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Music Bags: Grab and Go!

For ~2 to 5 Years

Price

Depending on the Theme, Resource or Type of Activity, will determine how much content:

  • 10 Activity Ideas = £5
  • 20 Activity Ideas = £10
  • 30 Activity Ideas = £15

Commitment

None, just grab and go!

 

 

What access do you get?

Access to the 'Music Bag' that you have purchased for as long as you need it.

Most of the ideas that are in the 'Music Bags' are included in 'Early Years Music Ideas' 'Activity Ideas for ~2 to 5 Years' but with more ways you can use these ideas.  There may also be a few extra ideas.

 

  

What type of content?

On the 'Music Bags' website access to:

  • A downloadable activity booklet with all the activities for your chosen 'Music Bag' including:
    • Songs and rhymes: words; different ways you could use the song.
    • Listening, Instrument, Percussion activities: different ways you could approach the activities.
  • A content page of all the activities that could be used to help with planning.
  • MP3s to help learn songs/rhymes
  • For listening activities, links to where you can listen/purchase music.
  • For the 'Theme' 'Music Bags' , a short training section on how you can get more from the activities you are already doing.
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Early Years Music Ideas: Activity Ideas for ~2 to 5 Years Monthly Membership

Price

Available at £5 a month with 12 months' commitment.

There is also the opportunity to purchase it with no commitment, at a slightly higher monthly price, when purchased with selected online training.

 

Commitment

12 months' commitment.  Although, through selected online training there is the opportunity to purchase monthly membership with no commitment.

The benefit of membership is you gain access to all the topics/themes plus a different 'Music Bag's every 6/7 weeks on a rotation basis.

What access do you get?

Access to all the current EYMI content whilst you have membership.  You can download whatever you need for a particular month (there is a fair download policy).  

PLUS

When it has launched, access to a selected for you 'Music Bag' for ~6/7 weeks.  Most of the ideas that are in the 'Music Bags' are included in 'Early Years Music Ideas' 'Activity Ideas for ~2 to 5 Years' but with more ways you can use these.  There may be a few extra ideas.

What type of content?

Over 300 activities, each on the 'Early Years Music Ideas' website,, including:

  • A downloadable plan for each activity including:
    • Songs and rhymes: words; how to teach song/rhyme; 
    • Listening, Instrument, Percussion activities: how to do the activity
    • Plus links to the opportunities to learning for all activities
  • Mostly 'a cappella' (non accompaniment) MP3s to help learn songs/rhymes
  • Videos to show you how to do an activity
  • For listening activities, links to where you can listen/purchase music.

PLUS

Access to a selected for you 'Music Bag' for ~6/7 weeks on a rotation basis.