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Pool Noodles

You know what is hard to do? Pack pool noodles and move them to a new state. This year I have been challenging myself to use unique props. The most unique I can think of! These are pretty silly, but I loved using them! Here’s what I did! I used them with ages 2-6! So fun, and I’m sure there …

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A Balancing Mom: Emily Rosenberg

A little over a year ago I became a Mom. It’s changed my whole world and some days it can be a challenge to do both. This is a series on how dance teachers who are Moms balance it all. I hope you enjoy it! xo Tell us a little about yourself. Where do you live? Where do you teach? …

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Dance Teacher Summit + Workshops

Just wanted to let you know of some conferences and workshops I will be doing this summer! I hope to see you there! I will be at the Dance Teacher Summit in New York City July 29- 31st and in Long Beach August 5-7. I’m presenting on unique props and infant movement. If you are there, please come say hi! 🙂 …

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Carousel Dance

Yesterday in class a few boys came up the idea of traveling to the carousel! I can not believe I didn’t think of that before, I love the carousal! Here’s what we did: First we bought tickets and waited in line. Next we gave the tickets to get on. Then we got on and picked our animal. It sounded like …

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A New Adventure – Cleveland

At the end of the summer my family and I are taking on a new adventure and moving to Cleveland from NYC. We have spent 11 years in NYC and are so sad to leave. Cleveland is closer to our families and will give us more space! I can not believe I have to leave all the littles here in …

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Celebrating 7 Years of Blogging

Hi Friends, How have you been? Just writing a little hello to celebrate my 7th year of having this blog!! My Blogoversary! Thank you for still being in this community! I’m happy to have you all here! 🙂 A few things: Will anyone be at the Dance Teacher Summit this summer either in NYC or Long Beach? I will be …

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Matching Shapes Game

Have you played the card matching game? I used to love that game when I was a kid, I was pretty good at it too! 🙂 This week in class I tried a matching shapes game with my students ages 5-7 and it was really fun! Here’s how we did it: One dancer is the “caller” and goes to the …

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A Balancing Mom: Katie Hickey

A little over a year ago I became a Mom. It’s changed my whole world and some days it can be a challenge to do both. This is a series on how dance teachers who are Moms balance it all. I hope you enjoy it! xo Tell us a little about yourself. Where do you live? Where do you teach? …

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A Balancing Mom: Tara Madsen Robbins

A little over a year ago I became a Mom. It’s changed my whole world and some days it can be a challenge to do both. This is a series on how dance teachers who are Moms balance it all. I hope you enjoy it! xo Tell us a little about yourself. Where do you live? Where do you teach? …

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A Balancing Mom: Jessica Solis Carpinelli

A little over a year ago I became a Mom. It’s changed my whole world and some days it can be a challenge to do both. This is a series on how dance teachers who are Moms balance it all. I hope you enjoy it! xo Tell us a little about yourself. Where do you live? Where do you teach? …