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Why Dance is Important in Early Childhood

Encouraging children to dance is a great way to connect with them
Dance is a multi-cultural expression throughout the world. It’s one of the many ways humans can communicate non-verbally, even with language barriers. Dance often takes many forms and is expressed through thought or feeling. There are many healthy benefits,

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Benefits of Dance

Advancing Dance Education in the Arts states that dance is a powerful ally for developing many of the attributes of a growing child. It can help children mature in several ways including physically, emotionally, socially and cognitively. While physical benefits of dance are widely accepted, emotional, social and cognitive attributes haven’t always been appreciated. The following are benefits of dance.

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Art Therapy for Children with ADHD and Anxiety Disorders

The arts can be a great vehicle for children who have ADHD. Engaging in creative activities such as art, music and dance have been shown to help children with ADHD calm down because it utilizes the part of the brain that controls emotions. When the emotions are under control, the focusing can be much easier. Most of us have experienced this; when we are upset about a personal issue….isn’t hard to concentrate at work? So, therefore reaching the emotional brains through the arts can infact increase focus.

4 year amazing dancer is also ‘The Heaven Show’ talk show host on YouTube

Four year old Heaven is an amazing dancer. She specializes in ballet, modern and hip hop dancing. She also may be the world’s youngest talk show host as she has her own YouTube series called The Heaven Show where she has given play doh tutorials. She’s even appeared on The Ellen DeGeneres Show to dance with her mom for the world to see!

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