This is a crucial age for encouragement as many children, especially boys, stop singing naturally and are often reluctant to persevere with playing a musical instrument.
- Your child will acquire new vocal strengths and increase their range.
- They will develop a better memory of music though repetition of songs and patterns and an understanding of simple musical concepts.
- They will be able to play simple percussion instruments and, given the opportunity, will be able to pick out tunes on instruments such as keyboards or xylophones.
- ome may develop a passion for pop music now, though some start earlier.