Campers will experience West African dance and drum, hip hop dance, and Taratibu during the morning hours before academics during POPCCE. Each music and movement form includes lessons on their historical development and vocabulary associated with instruments and movements. Physical activity encourages the participants to learn about themselves, to move, and about the physical activity itself.
Based on recent research, physical activity increases brain volume and activity, particularly in regions associated with memory and executive functions. It allows for visual spatial development, social interaction, specific skill development, and helps to maintain good health.
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