Shelley

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Shelley
  • Dragon Breathing (Breathing Activity)

    Be a fire-breathing dragon with Shelley. In through your nose and fire out of your mouth...AHHHHH!

    Did you know when we practice deep breathing, it can help us in stressful situations? Let's take some big breaths together!

  • Helicopter (Seated Twist)

    Hello helicopters, swing your arms around with Shelley! Yoga fun for the chest, shoulders and spine. Twisting aids in digestion and rolling our shoulders produces seratonin, a feel-good hormone which promotes optimism, confidence and relaxation.

  • The Bird and The Worm (Sun Salutation)

    A fun tale about a hungry bird and a little worm. Sing and move your whole body along with Shelley!

    Sun Salutations are energizing and focusing and a great way to transition between activities in class!

  • Move Your Middle (Sing Along)

    Here's a fun warm up - let's make circles with our hips! This silly song is a great way to start a morning meeting or to energize at the end of a long day.

  • Tree (Tree Pose)

    Be a tall tree with Shelley! Balance, stabilize and sway in the wind.

    Balancing on one foot is a developmental milestone and adding in an original song makes it even more fun!

  • Ski Down The Mountain (Chair Pose)

    Kids practice Chair Pose, also known as Fierce Pose, in our fun and original Skiing song! Fierce Pose strengthens our legs and core and helps us build focus and practice balance! Let's go skiing!

  • Bees (Upper / Lower Body Isolation)

    In our original Bees song kids can practice balancing on one foot, a developmental milestone, while strengthening their listening skills to learn new rhythms and aural patterns.

  • Owl (Deep Squat & Gentle Twist)

    Kids can sing along with our Owl song while practicing deep seated squats and gentle twists! Twisting stimulates our digestion and sitting in a deep squat strengthens the legs and lengthens the spine.

  • Crow (Crow Pose)

    Kids can practice Crow Pose with Shelley, building their core and arm strength and creating focus and balance!

  • Dogsled Race (Downward Facing Dog & Camel Pose)

    In this fun and energizing yoga flow, kids practice multiple poses beginning with Downward Facing Dog, moving through Cat and Cow Pose, Camel Pose, Down Dog Split and finally Child's Pose! This yoga sequence builds focus and energy as well as strength and dexterity, building that mind/body connec...

  • Camel Camel (Camel Pose)

    Children can practice the challenging Camel Pose in our original song about a hot desert land. Camel Pose is a deep yoga back bend that opens our chest and stretches our front body as it strengthens our back body. We connect our breath to movement here to ground and open.

  • Fire (Upward Salute Pose)

    Reach up high and shine your light!

    Stretch up to the sky to lengthen our spine and side body while grounding our feet to the Earth. Upward Salute Pose is a very energizing, yet grounding pose. It's a great way to build some focused energy in the classroom or to transition between activities.

  • Peace Like A River (Sing Along)

    Join in as we sing an old classic, Peace Like a River, and add some fun and creative movements! Use your imagination! What kind of shape could we make to symbolize the ocean?