Hands On with Zig

Artistic Category
Music
Populations Served
K-12
Special Needs
In 1997 Zig created his Hands on with Zig educational and interactive music based cross curricular performances and workshops which integrate contemporary teaching and learning strategies that enhance youth achievement of how textbook learning can be applied to activities outside the classroom. The trusted and proven programs have been presented throughout North America and are designed to educate and inspire lives by enhancing student achievement and encouraging critical thinking by integrating educational strategies and cross-curricular connections as related to real-world applications. Zig's cross-curricular programs are an extension of the classroom for 21st Century Learning, which also tie-in the subjects of math, social studies, science, history, language arts, physical education and social skills by enhancing existing curriculum with 'do-able' easy-to-replicate lessons. The innovative and engaging programs are appropriate for all audiences based on grade/age level content and vocabulary, and are designed to provide an engaged, meaningful, positive and fun learning experience