Music wall for inclusive play for children of all abilities – Armadale Early Learning Centre

Music wall for inclusive play for children of all abilities – Armadale Early Learning Centre

Some children at our not-for-profit kinder use Picture Exchange and Key Word Sign to communicate. We also have a large cohort of children from diverse backgrounds who speak limited English. As a result, many students have delays in speech and language development. A music wall will encourage children to move to cooperative play. Music offers inclusive play opportunity that provides a sense of belonging to children and families who, experience feelings of isolation within their community.

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Cost

927.5

The major costs associated with the project are

All carpentry costs associated with the sourcing and supply of materials for the music wall. The costs include labour costs and the costs of all fixtures to ensure the wall is safely erected in the kindergarten grounds

The $1,000 grant will be used

AELC is a not-for-profit Community kindergarten who has a large cohort of families from Culturally and Linguistically Diverse backgrounds. Some children communicate through Picture Exchange and Key Word sign and have challenges with speech and language development. Securing this grant will enable all children to come together, regardless of their challenges, and work collaborative.

How they raise the rest of the funding

Not applicable