Kids Level 1 Yoga Teacher Training Intensive

Venue: Prana Yoga Studio

    with Donna Freeman of Yoga In My School

    July 15-16, 2017
    Saturday & Sunday 8am-6pm

    OR
    November 17-19, 2017
    Friday 5:30-9:30pm
    Saturday & Sunday 8:30-5pm

     

    *You do not need to be a yoga teacher to take this training!*

     

    Spend a weekend immersed in the world of kids yoga with this fun, interactive and inspiring workshop. Teaching Kids Yoga Level 1 is the Yoga In My School foundational kids yoga teacher training course, providing comprehensive education on how to effectively teach yoga to children 4-12 years of age. Includes experience teaching real children, practice teaching with your peers and learning directly from Yoga In My School founder Donna Freeman.The workshop also includes a 2 hour FREE kids yoga class on Sunday afternoon 2-4:00 which provides participants with hands-on experience teaching yoga to kids. Max 12 kids ages 5-12.

     

    The training curriculum includes:

     

    • Intro to Kids Yoga: what is kids yoga, how it is differs from adult classes, joys and challenges of teaching kids yoga
    • Understanding Yogic Philosophy (yamas and niyamas)
    • Importance of a personal practice and assistance in developing one that fits your lifestyle
    • Benefits of yoga for kids
    • Research behind kids yoga
    • Pranayama for kids with specific exercises to make breathing fun and engaging
    • Key methodology to meet the every changing needs of each individual child
    • Child growth and development: Preschool to Tween
    • Differences between teaching boys and girls: what to be aware of and how to do this effectively
    • Classroom Management: how to promote responsibility & learning
    • Relaxation techniques that work quickly and effectively
    • The power of affirmations
    • Guidelines and steps to successful guided visualizations for kids
    • How to create engaging kids yoga classes: keys and components of Lesson Planning
    • How to use props in kids yoga class
    • How to use music and children’s literature in kids yoga class
    • 60 child friendly yoga poses
    • 17 guided imagery texts
    • 20 yoga games and activities

     

    $395