Preschool music programme, Music for the Intelligent Mind (MIM®), which is the first pre-school programme LCME has endorsed outside of the UK.
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Developed by Malaysian-born Ms Flora Lim, Director and Principal, Seimpi, the programme is registered with the Ministry of Education, Singapore; and has developed and nurtured many young Singaporeans and Malaysians.
MIM® cultivates both the left and right brain of minds as young as 4 months old to children 4 to 7 years old.
Young learners will go through left brain activities to recognise, analyse and interpret musical patterns; and right brain activities such as improvising on a pattern to bring out their spontaneity and creativity.
The carefully planned MIM® syllabus guides our young minds to explore the richness and excitement of music through interesting play, ensemble and innovative musical games.
The programme also introduces formal music training at an early age and prepares the child for the Associated Board of Royal Schools of Music ("ABRSM") and LCME graded systems.
Research has shown that learning through music is one of the best ways to develop emotional, mental and physical skills that will eventually form the firm foundations for success in future learning. Through MIM®, the young learners will pick up skills such as, but not limited to:
Proper playing techniques