Connecting with Children

Wish I Would Have Learned This in Childhood

March 4, 2016 Awesome Aging, Connecting with Children, Early Prevention 0 Comments

Pirates landed yesterday. They had a disagreement 32 daycare children witnessed. So we learned that when something happens in the world around us, we think something with our minds and FEEL a feeling IN our bodies. Awareness rules before self-control can happen! Thoughts and feelings are always connected. Drumming and

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Teaching Children Heart Connection with the Earth

September 21, 2015 Connecting with Children 0 Comments

Grandma Boom’s part Native American heritage was called upon today. Unity, eclectic and non denominational, invited me to teach the children today about a Native American (I am part Cherokee) chant with my drums that creates union with our hearts and the hearts of the Earth Mother, joining together as

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Grandma Boom’s Noodle Drumming

July 10, 2015 Connecting with Children 0 Comments

Teaching preschoolers experientially about cooperation. Each person places noodles on drum, waits for signal. Soft drumming together barely moves noodles. Signal intense drumming. Everyone pounds. Noodles fly everywhere off the drum. Laughter, fun, learning that sticks! Cooperation is the foundation for peace. Grandma Boom’s 3D learning!

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The Lying Pirate

April 17, 2015 Connecting with Children 0 Comments

Grandma Boom became The Lying Pirate and demonstrated to the Ashland Chamber of Commerce this morning what a lie looks and feels like inside us. 3D learning for kids, one of my specialties…so they know for themselves! At the 3 min. video of The Lying Pirate can be viewed

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