Level 1 Kids Yoga Teacher Training Intensive


Kids yoga, teacher training, kids yoga teacher training, donna freeman, Level 1 Kids Yoga Teacher Training Intensive, prana yoga studio, yoga, Edmonton, kids, children, kids yogaJuly 15 – 16, 2017
Saturday & Sunday 8am-6pm


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!*

This training fulfills the Yoga Alliance requirements for Continuing Education. It is also an elective for the Prana 300 hour training, and counts toward a 95 hour certified Children’s Yoga Teacher Designation with Yoga In My Schools.

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

Cost is $395 + GST



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