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Cotton Candy Dance

A few weeks ago during halloween week my students and I talked a lot about candy. We talked about what their favorites were and even how many pieces of candy they got to eat. Somehow cotton candy came up and I thought it would be fun to do a dance about it. Here’s what we did: First I asked them …

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Teacher Workshops

Excited to announce I am offering teacher trainings for dance studios, arts centers and preschools! If you teach little ones and want some inspiration I would be happy to share with you a workshop I have been working on! Each workshop is tailored to you and your attendees. If you would like to host a workshop please e-mail me at …

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Library Dance

Last week in class with my 3-4 year olds I asked the dancers what they wanted to dance about. One little one raised her hand and said she was going to the library after class. I said, why wait until after class, let’s go now! Here’s what we did… First, I asked the dancers to name some of their favorite …

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“You Have To”

Every once in a while I like to analyze what I am saying in the classroom. Most of the time it is sparked from what I hear other teachers saying when they teach. Then I like to try it out myself and see if I can word things differently to make words work better for me with my littles. One …

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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 …