Fun Start, Move Smart! Fundamental Movement Skills (FMS) Introductory Workshop


Time: 22 May 2018 (Tuesday), 8.30am to 5.30pm and 26 June 2018 (Tuesday), 8.30am to 12.30pm



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“Fun Start, Move Smart! Fundamental Movement Skills (FMS) Introductory Workshop” by Freeplay

(For All NROC Coaches)

Description

The Fun Start, Move Smart! Fundamental Movement Skills (FMS) Introductory Workshop is targeted at early childhood educators to introduce and enhance the teaching of FMS to children aged 2 to 8 years old. Through this, it is hoped that Singapore children can achieve physical literacy and be prepared for an active and enriching lifestyle in adulthood.

FMS form the building blocks that underpin daily living activities. These skills refer to movement such as walking, running, leaping, balancing, throwing, catching and much more. The early years are critical in helping children build this foundation of FMS. Children who lack FMS competency will be less likely to acquire sport-specific and complex movement in their growing years.

The 1.5 day workshop focuses on exploring the FMS of locomotion, object control and stability in a fun and creative manner. Educators will get to explore and participate in insightful motor skills activities especially designed in progressive stages for young children. Educators will also be shown how the activities can be integrated with lessons in other developmental domains. 

Course Outline

  • Learn creative ideas on using inexpensive equipment or readily available recycled materials from our daily environment to conduct FMS activities
  • Tips and ideas to tackle common challenges faced by educators in teaching FMS to young children

Awards and Certification

Participants must complete both sessions of the workshop and submit an FMS assignment on Day 2 of the workshop to be awarded with the Certificate of Participation by Sport Singapore (SportSG).

Date and Time

22 May 2018 (Tuesday), 8.30am to 5.30pm and 26 June 2018 (Tuesday), 8.30am to 12.30pm

Venue

Devan Nair Institute of Employment and Employability

Event Hall 4, Level 1

80 Jurong East Street 21

Singapore 6096077

Costs

NROC Coaches: S$212.50 per pax (after 15% discount)

Non-NROC Coaches: S$250 per pax

All above quoted pricing include workshop materials.

CCE Hours

Up to 10 hours

Registration

Please register via this link by 14 May 2018 (Monday). For more information, please e-mail hello@freeplay.sg or call 9691 0204

Disclaimer

Please note that the provision of publicity and recognition of CCE hours for the above courses/workshops/seminar is purely informative and coaches are advised to select their choice of CCE courses/workshops/seminars best suited for their learning needs. Sport Singapore does not have direct regulatory powers over the organisers delivering the publicised courses/workshops/seminars.

S/n Topic Date Time Venue
1 FMS Workshop Day 1 09-Jan-18, Tuesday 08:30AM - 05:30PM 21 Linden Drive, Singapore 288735
2 FMS Workshop Day 2 13-Feb-18, Tuesday 08:30AM - 12:30PM 21 Linden Drive, Singapore 288735

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