This book with 2 CDs is a collection of songs, action nursery rhymes and stories that assist child development through movement. Sally Goddard Blythe explains why movement matters for brain development, attention, co-ordination and balance. She also describes the neonatal reflexes and how healthy early years movement transforms such reflexes. Michael Lazarev's songs help develop co-ordination and language skills.
Sally Goddard Blythe MSc. (Psych.) is Director of the Institute for Neuro-Physiological Psychology (INPP) in Chester. INPP is a private research, practice and training centre in the assessment and remediation of neuromotor immaturity based on the INPP method. Professor Michael Lazarev is Head of the Children's Rehabilitatory Medicine Centre in Moscow. He researches how music helps children's health and development.