Drumming is one of the best cultural, interactive, and therapeutic activities schools can bring in a supplement to regular classes. We are an approved Orange County Public Schools Vendor and have been working with youth of all ages for many years.
Monthly/Weekly Drum Circles Ideal for schools that are looking for a multitude of benefits from facilitated drumming for the entire student body.
REMO HealthRhythms A research based drumming protocol to elevate health and wellness in individuals and groups. 3rd Wheel has two Remo HealthRythms trained facilitators on staff and are proud to be Orlando's local HealthRhythms providers. Please visit Remo's HealthRythms Website for more information.
Drum Clubs/Classes A more curriculum focused drumming, dancing, and/or cultural program for select students who wish to deepen their studies.
Private Lessons Pick your favorite style of drumming or dancing and we'll pair you with the best possible teaching staff.
Assemblies If you are looking to add a cultural music and/or dance spice to your lunchtime or any other special event, we can accomodate. World Percussion Ensembles, African Story Telling, Belly Dancers, African Dancers. You name it, we'll put it together.
Day Long Workshops Brazilian Samba, African Kuku, Middle Eastern Belly Dance!!! These genres are great for one day intensive programs than can focus on drumming, dancing, or both. At the end of a full day intensive, a short showcase is held for staff and parents.
Team Building for Staff An opportunity for when the kids aren't at school. These are great hour long workshops for teachers and staff to connect while strengthening their communication and listening skills, fostering teamwork, and relieving stress while having fun.
Music n Movement We can invent dances for animals, cultures, concepts, etc. What concept would you like to act out with movement and live music? We will bring the drums and the facilitators to make this an innovative and fun expansion to any curriculum you are trying to reinforce.
Drum With Me Baby (for preschoolers to Kindergartners) Ideal for Preschoolers and Kindergartners, Drum with Me Baby strengthens a variety of social and developmental skills while exposing toddlers to rhythms and songs from many different languages and cultural traditions. In class, students will drum, shake, play, sing, listen, move, dance and have no problem finding the beat. We make up songs to teach important skills and incorporate music, movement, and animal sound games as well. Students especially love the 'strange' sound instruments we bring. Parents are encouraged to participate in this program.
Mix-n-Match The name says it all. Pick and choose from any idea presented here or come up with a new one. We love creative challenges and are always excited to blend concepts or create new ones.