Virtual Mini Workshops
90 Minute Workshops only $15 each
The cost to attend a live Virtual Mini Workshop is $15 when purchased separately from any of our KAY teaching certification learning paths. Make sure to register early to reserve your spot as they may be limited.
- 60-minute mini workshop, facilitated virtually
- 30-minute Q & A session to answer all your questions
- Online course with all material covered during the course of the workshop and a pre-recorded session for you to review at any time
Structuring a pre-teen yoga class can be tricky; games and songs may seem juvenile, yet a traditional adult flow is often too much. In this workshop, we’ll explore ways to make the KAY class outline more suitable for yogis between 10-12 years old. We’ll take a look at meditation, pranayama and movement for this specific age group. We’ll discuss the best options for music, games and activities. Attend this workshop and ensure your Kids Yoga class delivers that perfect mix of silliness and seriousness!
Children need yoga and mindfulness now more than ever! Help bring this practice into their homes and lives and continue to change the world, one peaceful child at a time. If you’re new to teaching virtually or looking for tips and inspiration for your current virtual classes, this workshop is for you!
You know and love the Kidding Around Yoga Sergeant Salutations, now let’s dive in and learn the specifics of each posture in the sequence. Whether you’re an experienced 200-hour yoga teacher, or just getting started, this workshop will help you practice and teach this sequence in a safe and effective way.
What is Raja Yoga and where did it come from? You have heard that yoga is much more than the postures, but maybe you’re looking for more information on what exactly that is, and what that might look like in your life. In this workshop we will discuss the basics of the Yoga Sutras of Patanjali and the 8 Limbs of Yoga. If you’re new to yoga or haven’t had the chance to dive into yoga philosophy, this is the workshop for you.
A great Yoga Story can make your Kids Yoga class highly engaging and exhausting! Not to mention that it is one of our favorite and most versatile activities that can be taught virtually or in real life. Join us for this workshop where you will learn how to infuse literacy practice into your yoga classes as we discuss different ways to create and present Yoga Stories to students of all ages utilizing current and classic children’s literature.
Vision Boards are an excellent way to engage children in reflection about their life and goals for the future. Not sure how to lead a Vision Board making workshop that is fun, inspiring and most of all doesn’t pressure the students to know what they want to do after they graduate high school? During this workshop, we will break down a plan for a 60-minute Vision Board creation workshop that will appeal to school-aged kids and older.
So you think you have all the pieces to teach a great Kids Yoga class, but not sure how it is supposed to flow all together? Join us for this workshop where we will view a real pre-recorded virtual Kids Yoga class in action taught by one of our expert trainers and then tease it out and dissect it, for better or for worse, because let’s face it, there are no mistakes in yoga, just lessons to be learned.
You’ve heard that breathing exercises can help us calm down when we’re feeling stressed, but maybe you’re looking for more information on how and why breathing is a part of yoga. In this workshop we’ll discuss how you can use several breathing, or ‘pranayama’ as we call it in yoga, techniques with children of all ages during a yoga class to help them learn to self-regulate.
Yoga in schools is becoming more widely recognized for all of the health and well-being benefits it can provide for our students. Considering this forward progress, we as caregivers and educators can learn various ways to incorporate all the limbs of a true yoga practice into most areas of the day. During this workshop we will explore ways to incoporate yoga into the academic subject areas for school-aged children. Let us help spark your creativity with curriculum planning ideas so that you can best serve your students and their well-being.
Engaging the whole family in a Kids Yoga class. YES, it is absolutely possible! In family classes we have kids of various ages joining as well as parents, grandparents or other caregivers. Our goal is to get everybody to join in and enjoy the class.
Do you love to flow in your yoga practice? Kids do too! In this workshop, we will learn how to creatively incorporate Vinyasa flows for yogis aged 2-12 years old. If you’re looking for new ways to engage students in your yoga classes as well as promote body awareness and coordination through practicing poses dynamically, this workshop is for you!
Babies are natural yogis! If you’ve considered teaching a Baby & Me Yoga class, it’s a rewarding experience for everyone. In this workshop, we’ll review the many benefits of this type of class for both baby and caregiver. We’ll discuss how to design a great class and how to best market it. You’ll learn how to adapt your yoga practice to meet the needs of the adults and their babies with a few extra tips and tricks.
Children with differing abilities can benefit tremendously from yoga, however a regular class format or setting may not be the best fit. In this workshop, we will talk about how to adapt things such as your environment, activities, use of props, and more to help you create a class that addresses the needs of all students.
Are you curious about creating fun and engaging videos to send to your students? In this workshop, we’ll review tips and tricks for producing, filming and editing Kids Yoga videos. We’ll dive deeper into the benefits of offering videos to your students and the best platforms for delivering them. Take your Kids Yoga business to the next level with online videos!
Are you curious about chakras and wonder how to teach children about them? When kids understand the basic concepts of each of the seven chakras and their superpowers, they learn about their social and emotional selves on a deeper level, helping them tune into their own health and wellness. Teach your yogis how to build on their innate talents while exploring the chakra system. You will learn how to introduce the chakras to your kids through yoga poses, games, activities, and meditation, all while having fun!
You LOVE sharing yoga, meditation and mindfulness with children. Now it’s time to make some money doing just that! We will review how to create a following and market yourself effectively. We’ll also explore what to charge and how to work smart to make this a profitable business for both virtual and in-person classes. Whether you’re a recent KAY grad or an experienced instructor and entrepreneur, this workshop will help you know your worth and grow your biz!
Mindfully transitioning your students from seated meditation to standing and ready for movement is a skill. In this workshop, we’ll spend time developing this skill. We’ll dive deeper into the meaning and purpose of a short story with yogic movement, or a BLISS as we call it here at KAY, explore ways to modify these stories based on age and setting, and spend some time fine tuning your BLISS writing skills. If you’re feeling like transitions aren’t so basic after all, this workshop is for you!
It’s time to start planning your Kids Yoga workshop or camp! We will explore how to create and market for both an online-virtual and in-person setting, discuss the value of incorporating a theme and will review yoga-inspired activities to ensure your Kids Yoga workshop or camp is a fun, relaxing and educational experience for your little yogis!
The Sergeant Salutation, or KAY’s signature version of the classic Sun Salutation warm-up sequence, is the best behavior management tool we have. We promise, it works! Not sure how to make it engaging for your students and keep them interested every time you practice it? During this workshop we will break down the sequence, give you tips for each step along the way and give you tons of ideas on how to differentiate your approach for various audiences.
Have you wondered how to share yoga philosophy with the children in your classes? It’s important to share all aspects of yoga in class, even with kids! In this workshop we will discuss how to do this via the “Side of Raja”, which will be explained. We’ll talk about how and when to share yoga philosophy in your classes and provide you with some inspiration to engage your students with relatable information.
Have you ever wondered what a mudra is? Or if we could teach them to children? During this workshop we will learn about mudras and how we can use them with toddlers and preschoolers. We’ll learn some basic hand gestures that are kid-friendly and how you can incorporate them into a Kids Yoga class.
Yoga games are a crucial part of the class, especially with school-aged children. Not only are they helpful in teaching different yoga poses, but they also support children’s learning and development in a variety of ways. If you’re looking to engage your students either in a virtual or in-person setting and ensure a fun and active yoga class, this workshop is for you!
When sharing yoga with children, not only are arts and crafts projects a great way to teach new poses, they also promote mindfulness, self-expression and innovation. Kids of all ages are always excited to draw, paint, craft, and create. Spice up your virtual or in-person yoga class with simple, yet creative craft projects!
Teaching children how to meditate is a whole different ballgame than teaching it to adults! Kids have less patience, shorter attention spans and less capacity to sit still. On the other hand, they have a greater imagination, a sense of playfulness and they learn by example. In this workshop, we’ll take a look at how to teach meditation effectively to kids of all ages.
Do you ever struggle to manage the behaviors of your yoga students? Find yourself constantly having to redirect and refocus your class? This workshop will help you identify the root of behaviors and give you practical tips and quick fixes when a student displays challenging behavior. You will also get practical tips on ways you can be proactive and keep your classes flowing with fewer behavioral issues. Whether a new or seasoned yoga teacher, this workshop can help you to have a class with fewer behavior issues and more joy and calm for all, including you, the teacher.
You may think arts and crafts are only fun for kiddos, but think again. Engaging in arts and crafts can lead to deeper conversations and learning for your older yogis too. In this workshop, you’ll learn how to engage teens in teachable moments through exploring arts and craft projects that are suitable for this age group.
Children’s development is fascinating! There is a lot going on physically, mentally, emotionally, socially, and academically during these first years of life. In this workshop, we’ll explore the different stages of childhood development and how a yoga practice can support children through this period of growth.
Imagine growing up understanding that each of us has a unique combination of the five universal elements within ourselves. Dive into a journey of self-discovery with your students as they explore nature and learn how to take care of their own physical and mental well-being. In this workshop, we’ll discuss lifestyle changes and healthy food choices that will keep their essential energy in harmony. Introduce the ancient wisdom of Ayurveda to your Kids Yoga classes through games, activities, stories, and poses in support of their vibrant health.
Kidding Around Yoga reserves the right to cancel or reschedule workshops. In case of a cancellation, KAY will offer you alternative workshop dates, or, if you prefer, simply enjoy the pre-recorded session included in the course content you received when you registered for the workshop. We are unable to issue any refunds for Virtual Mini Workshops.