A child’s world encompasses various places and spaces and at Doodle Dance we delight in the creativity that comes from this variety. From museum to library, lounge to school hall, nursery to classroom, garden to playground and endless more, we hope to provide resources and direct delivery to support children to Make their Mark!
Doodle Dance believes in creativity being at the heart of the curriculum. All of our work provides PE whilst delivering literacy and cross curriculum. Spark children’s creative curiosity with our 'Curriculum Ignition Workshops'. Support Early years and key stage 1 in their Mark Making journey with our imaginative 'On Your Marks!'. Maintain and embed cross curriculum learning with our ‘Get Set Go!’ and educate and support your children in their mental wellbeing with 'Dancing in the Rain'. Through our creative workshops, training and resources Doodle Dance enables children to ‘Make their mark’ throughout their primary education…Find out more
Doodle Dance believes in supporting those who will impact children's lives. Doodle Dance has 2 new training offers. The Tangled Play Rainbow gives teachers and Students a 'feel' and experience play, exploring dance and movement, loose parts and the different 'colours' of play. 'Developing Mark Making through creative dance and movement' introduces teachers to Doodle Dances approach for their 'On Your Marks' workshop series and supports participants in their own ideas.Find out more
We are creating projects, engaging conversation and action towards developing a more sustainable world. Starting with human connection we want to support well being of children and their communities. Supporting parents, carers, teachers and the artists working with children to create a world for our children which is inclusive, safe and creative. We want to protect and promote joy, creativity and a kinder world. We look to provide opportunity in and out of tradition education settings, provide inclusive and accessible work, and share big and small actions you can take to support this.
Doodle Dance supports artists to come together. Jo Cone, founder of Doodle Dance, recognises the breadth of work that an independent artist has to do to maintain and nurture a career in the arts, recognising that all artists can support others in this process. A national network, artist support sessions, training and resources is Doodles ongoing commitment to the industry, enabling more artists to also support children to 'Make their Mark!'Find out more
Whether you are a parent/carer, teacher, Nursery Manager or dance artist we would love to hear from you. We are always interested to discuss bespoke delivery, CPD, blog contributions, arts/children well being campaign support or project collaborations and commissions. Together lets support more children to ‘Make Their Mark!’Get in touch