Course curriculum

  • 01

    Welcome

    • Intro to Shakti Kids Yoga

    • Lead Instructor Bio: Liz Shakti Hudson

  • 02

    Weekly Group Coaching Sessions

    • SKYTT Fundamental Group Coaching Sessions Saturdays 11am-12pm PST

    • SKYTT Fundamental Group Coaching Sessions Tuesdays 9:30-10:30 am PST

  • 03

    1. Week 1 - Laying the Groundwork

    • 1.1 A Teacher’s Presence - Video

    • 1.1 A Teacher's Presence - Slides

    • 1.2 Educational Philosophies - Video

    • 1.2 Educational Philosophies - Slides

    • 1.3 Ages/Child Development (2-6 yr. olds) - Video

    • 1.3 Ages/Child Development (2-6 yr. olds) -Slides

    • 1.4 Ages/Child Development (7-12 yr. olds) - Video

    • 1.4 Ages/Child Development (7-12 yr. olds) - Slides

    • 1.5 Knowing Your Audience - Video

    • 1.5 Knowing Your Audience - Slides

    • 1.6 Class Structure - Video

    • 1.6 Class Structure - Slides

    • 1.7 Classroom Management - Video

    • 1.7 Classroom Management - Slides

    • 1.8 Seven Simple Steps For a Smooth Practice with Children - Video

    • 1.8 Seven Simple Steps to Bring Fun and Tranquil Yoga to Kids

    • 1.9 How to Talk to Kids so They Listen - Video

    • 1.9 How to Talk to Kids so They Listen - Slides

    • 1.10 A Teacher’s Guide to Meditation & Daily Prep - Video

    • 1.10 A Teacher’s Guide to Meditation & Daily Prep - Slides

    • 1.11 Assignment - Find Your Meditation

    • 1.12 Assignment - Create Your Teacher Profile

  • 04

    2. Week 2 - Noticing All the Parts

    • 2.1 Designing A Flexible Class Plan - Video

    • 2.1 Designing A Flexible Class Plan - Slides

    • 2.2 Beginnings - Video

    • 2.2 Beginnings - Slides

    • 2.3 Endings - Video

    • 2.3 Endings - Slides

    • 2.4 Pranayama - Video

    • 2.4 Pranayama - Slides

    • 2.5 Yoga Poses - Video

    • 2.5 Yoga Poses - Slides

    • 2.6 Yoga Songs - Video

    • 2.6 Yoga Songs - Slides

    • 2.7 Chanting with Children - Video

    • 2.7 Chanting with Children - Slides

    • 2.8 Incorporating Themes & Lessons - Video

    • 2.8 Incorporating Themes & Lessons - Slides

    • 2.9 Yoga Stories - Part 1 - Video

    • 2.9 Yoga Stories - Part 1 - Slides

    • 2.10 Yoga Stories - Part 2 - Video

    • 2.10 Yoga Stories - Part 2 - Slides

    • 2.11 Yoga Games - Video

    • 2.11 Yoga Games - Slides

    • 2.12 Writing Assignment - Create Your Vision

    • 2.13 Planning - Plan A 30 min Class & Share with A Classmate

  • 05

    3. Week 3 - Connecting It All Together

    • 3.1 Connecting With Our Emotions - Video

    • 3.1 Connecting With Our Emotions - Slides

    • 3.2 Mindfulness Part 1 - Video

    • 3.2 Mindfulness Part 1 - Slides

    • 3.3 Mindfulness - Part 2 - Video

    • 3.3 Mindfulness - Part 2 - Slides

    • 3.4 Partner & Group Poses - Video

    • 3.4 Partner & Group Poses - Slides

    • 3.5 Family Yoga - Video

    • 3.5 Family Yoga - Slides

    • 3.6 Meditation through Art - Video

    • 3.6 Meditation through Art - Slides

    • 3.7 Creative Movement & Dance - Video

    • 3.7 Creative Movement & Dance - Slides

    • 3.8 Meditations & Relaxation - Video

    • 3.8 Meditations & Relaxations - Slides

    • 3.9 Observation - Observe an Online Class & Write a Synopsis

    • 3.10 Planning - Plan A 30 min Class OR An Extension Activity

    • 3.11 Practicum - Teach a class/child or Video yourself teaching & Write Summary of Experience

  • 06

    4. Week 4 - Creating Your Offering

    • 4.1 Yogic Philosophy - Part 1 - Video

    • 4.1 Yoga Philosophy - Part 1 - Slides

    • 4.2 Yogic Philosophy - Part 2 - Video

    • 4.2 Yogic Philosophy - Part 2 - Slides

    • 4.3 The Chakra System - Video

    • 4.3 The Chakra System - Slides

    • 4.4 My Spiritual Heart-Centered Business - Video

    • 4.4 My Spiritual Heart-Centered Business - Slides

    • 4.5 Creating Your Offering - Video

    • 4.5 Creating Your Offering - Slides

    • 4.6 Creating Your Basic Business Plan - Video

    • 4.6 Creating Your Basic Business Plan - Slides

    • 4.7 Assignment - Create 3 Offering Ideas

    • 4.8 Assignment - Plan Your Business

    • 4.9 Observation - Observe an Online Class & Write a Synopsis

    • 4.10 Planning - Plan A 30 min Class with Team (Due Aug 15th)

    • 4.11 Practicum - Team Teach A Public or Online Class

    • 4.12 Assessment of Course & Testimonial

  • 07

    Yoga Sets & Meditations

    • Lecture: Meditation―A Simple Process + Downloadable Meditation

    • Meditation: Tranquilize Your Mind in 3 Min.

  • 08

    Documents

    • 2 Educational Philosophies

    • The 8 Limbs of Yoga

    • Art Activities

    • Bibliography

    • Chakras

    • Child Development by Age

    • Class Openings: Tuning In/Warming Up

    • Dance, Creative Movement & Games

    • Elements of a Class

    • Group and Partner Poses

    • Meditation and Relaxation

    • Motor Skills Age by Age (0-6)

    • Multiple Intelligences

    • Music, Songs & Chants

    • Pranayama

    • Resources

    • Teacher Guidelines

    • Yoga Poses & Pics A - Z

    • Yoga Nidra for Kids

  • 09

    Lesson Plans, Activites, & Printables

    • Ocean Yoga Coloring Book

    • Sample lesson plans

  • 10

    Kids Yoga Videos

    • Butterfly Song

    • Run, Run, Everybody Run Song/Activity

    • The Tree Song

    • Yoga Class with Story: Panda Bear, Panda Bear, What Do You See (30 min)

    • Yoga Story: Feorello the Fish (15 mins)

    • Group project - Free Kids/Family class 2-5 yr. olds (taught by Natalia, Karen & Gina)

    • Group project - Free Kids/Family class 6-10 yr. olds (taught by Karma & Geneva)

  • 11

    Forms and Certificate

    • Practicum/Observation Form