Greetings and Namaste! Enter the labyrinth of Storytime Yoga® for Kids, the original kids yoga and story method! Learn the power of oral storytelling to teach kids yoga, literacy and more!
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• Free Preview! The Storytime Yoga® for Kids Nursery Rhyme Body Jam!
• The Golden Fish – from Russia: Music, sea stories, asana and more!
• The Magic Pear Tree - From China: Tree pose, kindness to strangers and magic!
• Dragon Mother Awakens – Creation story for spring. Connect to the earth, Dragon Mother and all of creation through your body and the word.
Storytime Yoga® for Kids Yoga Teacher Training Recorded Videos and Classes
• Art of the Storytelling Yoga Teacher
• Storytime Yoga® For Kids Beginners Series
• Mythic Yoga and Dream Work – Nurture the Nurterer by finding your own myth through yoga and dreamwork
Connect with Story: Adapting Kids Yoga for Every Place
I love teaching kids yoga. My best yoga practice of being present and being in joy comes through when I am sharing the gifts of yoga and story with young minds, hearts and bodies. In a state of innocence, kids eagerly absorb stories and move their bodies freely. That was the experience I had whe... Read more
The Tailor - a yoga story for kids in preschool
retold by Sydney Solis
This is a classic tale for little kids you can use in your preschool, yoga home school, library or family classes! It's perfect because it uses rhyme, rhythm and repetition!
Get kids to move their bodies with the tailor as he, cut, cut, cuts! Use fingers as scissors! Mov... Read more
Kids Yoga Home School Resources
I'm back to homeschooling my 10th grade son, who didn't like a monstrous public high school. He's attending Florida Virtual School, a leader in online education, and loving it! Online education is the future, as so many new offerings were available when I presented at the Florida Association for the... Read more
Storytime Yoga® for Kids Music and Movement for Halloween
by Sydney Solis
Halloween is my favorite time! To celebrate life and death. I love El Dia de los Muertos, when we can bring out the photographs of our deceased ancestors and remember them through story.
I have been telling my translation and version of the Latin folk song of Chumba l... Read more
Storytime Yoga® for Kids Warm-Ups
A collection of warm-up You Tube videos of The Queen of Bohemia over the years.
The Seashore Warm Up - Flathead County Library in Kalispell, Montana August 4, 2009.
The Kitty-Kat Warm Up - Yoga Rocks the Park, Lyons, Colorado 2009
Going to See My Valentine Kids Yoga Warm-up - Estes Par... Read more
Using Props in Your Kids Yoga Classes
I love props to teach with in kids yoga classes!
Kids love puppets, visuals, musical instruments, tangibles. I love folk art and little toys and games! It's part of the joy and simplicity of childhood! Here are a few videos about my prop usage in kids yoga class. Many of my props are given to me.... Read more
Looking at Pictures: Huichol Art, Story and Yoga for Kids
I love teaching kids about stories and yoga with pictures. I remember as a child in the third grade my teacher passing out pictures to use during creative writing classes. Instantly the image I received sparked my imagination with a thousand stories that sent my pencil flying and hand moving.
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Storytime Yoga® for Toddlers
By Sydney Solis
Storytime Yoga® was created with Montessori preschoolers when I worked in my children's classrooms. I loved the child-centered theories of Maria Montessori, as well as the cross-curriculum approach.
In regards to using Storytime Yoga® for Kids with toddlers, children of at leas... Read more
Great Indian Folklore Books for Kids Yoga Classes
by Sydney Solis
India is brimming with amazing folklore. This rich heritage is perfect for telling stories in the classroom, your kids yoga classes or in yoga home school and then acting them out with Storytime Yoga® for Kids!
Read the stories with kids, or for a deeper experience o... Read more
Teen Yoga: The Girl and the Puma - Argentina
retold by Sydney Solis
Greetings Young Ladies! This folk tale from Argentina connects women to their wild and powerful nature sides. Our heroine, Maldonado, defies authority to save her people. It's a story of courage and the power of the body.
The Girl and the Puma - retold by by ... Read more