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YALA Baby Artsplay Presented by The Helis Foundation
/// June 1 @ 9:30 am - 10:00 am
This free 6-part workshop series is made possible by The Helis Foundation. The 30-minute workshops provide engaging arts-based activities designed to instruct caregivers on how to use the arts at home to promote early learning. Lessons are conducted by certified Louisiana Wolf Trap Teaching Artists, who have expertly crafted multi-sensory experiences that foster children’s natural curiosity for learning. After each workshop, children and their caregivers can download digital Connection Cards for tips on how workshop activities can be continued at home.
Baby ArtsPlay Schedule:
May 11: Workshop #1 – My Five Senses (Sensory Play)
Develop your child’s awareness of the five senses through play.
May 18: Workshop #2 – Baby Says… (Language Development)
Promote your child’s language development through artful play.
May 25: Workshop #3 – My Body (Learning Body Parts)
Teach your child to identify body parts through music and movement.
June 1: Workshop #4 – Let’s Move! (Movement)
Use movement to encourage your child’s brain development.
June 8: Workshop #5 – Up, Down & All Around (Spatial Awareness)
Help your child learn basic directional concepts with movement and music.
June 15: Workshop #6 – Get Your Motor Running (Motor Skills)
Use artful play to develop your child’s fine and gross motor skills.
About Young Audiences of Louisiana
Young Audiences of Louisiana is the leading provider of arts education and integration programs in the state of Louisiana. We offer a comprehensive and creative approach to educating young minds. Fortified with years of experience, we draw upon our city’s strong arts culture to provide young people with tools to impact their worlds using art. Through our school performances, arts-integrated residencies, extended learning programs and community workshops we not only impact the children of New Orleans, but make intentional contact with the influential adults in their lives.