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MAKING BRIDGES - WHAT’S IT ALL ABOUT?  A One Day Intergenerational Event  


A One Day Intergenerational Event  

musical intergenerational event for anyone working in or interested in working in this field. All are welcomed - musicians, those working in the health and education sector, music therapists, care home activity co-ordinators, care home managers, nursery teachers. 

Date: JULY 5th Time: 10am-4.00pm. 

Where: ISL, Surrey Primary School, Old Woking Rd, Woking GU22 8HY 

By Train: The school is situated 5 minutes from the mainline station Woking Station. Fast trains from Woking take approximately 26 minutes to reach London Waterloo, trains from the Alton Line take roughly 35 minutes and the stopping service 50 minutes to Waterloo. 

Presented by Olivia McLennanRachel ShearerAmy Bebbington and Charlotte Miller in association with ISL Surrey Primary School. 

The day will include a series of different workshops and activities on: 

    •       How to go about setting up intergenerational sessions, applying for funding, risk assessments, making links with the care homes. 

    •       Music Making within an intergenerational session including songs, activities and ideas that can be incorporated and ideas for extending your repertoire and fun activities.

    •       Choral workshop, thinking specifically about choral and singing material that can be used and created in these sessions. 

    •       What are the benefits behind these sessions and what's the theory all about?? Presentation of a research piece that has been carried out with ISL children from Year 5/6 in their local care home. 

The aim behind this day is that all involved will leave armed with a tool kit full of songs, activities, ideas and theory to incorporate into your own sessions. The day is hands on so will included lots of singing, playing, chatting, making connections and, of course, some time to think and reflect. 

Together we look forward to MAKING THOSE BRIDGES! 

Any questions please contact  Charlotte Miller

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