to support the very young child's social, emotional,
intellectual, and motor development through
quality arts interactions with adults
performing arts: music, drama, and movement
props, gestures, sounds, etc.
by senior-level Wolf Trap Teaching Artists and a child
What to expect in an ArtsplayTM class:
and children arrive and become familiar with the space.
Artists, parents/caregivers, and
children participate in Warm-Up activity.
Artists and children move into the Imagination Room*
remain in the waiting area.
Artists lead children through
integrated performing arts
experiences in the Imagination
the end of each class, one Teaching Artist will leave
the Imagination Room
and join the parents/caregivers
in the waiting area
to discuss the strategies introduced
during the class and ways to
extend the experiences
Artist and children finish class and join
and children are welcome to remain
in the waiting area.
ask that parents remain in the Warm-Up space during the main
part of class. Your child will
get the most
out of this program if he/she
a positive relationship with the Teaching Artist.
We believe that your child may have a more difficult
a relationship with the
Artists while you are present.
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