Passport to Music

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This training will introduce Nursery and Reception practitioners to Musical Development Matters – to help them see the musical attributes of young children and to offer ideas as to how they can support and nurture children's musical development by offering broad musical experiences.


This is a two-day course.


Why should I attend?

  • This two-day course will provide practitioners with an opportunity to:
  • Become familiar with the Musical Development Matters
  • Explore songs to share and enjoy with babies and children
  • Discover musical games and activities
  • Explore children’s musical development
  • Develop an understanding how music threads through all areas of learning and development
  • Gain ideas as to how nurture the natural musicality of children
  • Observe children’s musical play and discuss how to nurture, and interact with children’s music making
  • Discuss audio environments and how to make use recorded music effectively
  • Explore musical environments and how to create music making opportunities


Who should go?

  • Nursery Practitioners
  • Reception Practitioners



This is a two-day course.

Upon registration our booking system will correctly display the cost of this course based on your school package status.

  • Barking and Dagenham schools: There will be no charge for any schools in Barking and Dagenham.
  • Other schools: There will be a charge of £250 per delegate for schools outside of the London Borough of Barking and Dagenham.



Alibon Children’s Centre Annexe, Sterry Road, Dagenham, RM10 8PT


Additional information

If you can’t attend, please inform us as soon as you can before the event.

Upon registration our booking system will correctly display the cost of this course based on your school package status.

Cancellations less than five working days before the course may still be charged.


Who to contact

For specific enquiries about this course, please contact the course leader, Susan Hodgson, at:

For general booking or CPD enquiries please contact:


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