Searching for a way to accelerate creativity and learning in your school?  

The Reynolds Center is thrilled to offer this exclusive musical program - and bring it right to your classroom, school, or district.

Music teacher and Indie Artist Emily Arrow has teamed up with Peter H. Reynolds to create story-inspired music for young learners, which is already being celebrated by students and teachers around the globe. Emily’s fame as the writer/performer of The Dot Song, has rapidly spread across International Dot Day’s community of learners in over 121 participating countries.  She’s already achieved celebrity status with millions of these students and teachers around the world.

Now Emily can visit YOUR school! Emily’s visits are guaranteed to engage elementary and middle school students and spark an even deeper appreciation and love for singing, songwriting, literature, and creativity. You’ll also have your class moving with Emily’s custom motion guides. Emily's classroom-friendly songs are based on Peter’s Creatrilogy book series, which includes The DotIsh, and Sky Color and, as well as his recently illustrated, I am Yoga, written by Susan Verde.  

Explore this page, download an information flyer, and/or sign up here to learn how Emily can bring some musical TLC to your school:


Make It Mindful Music Program

Looking for an enrichment program that will have an enduring impact on your students wellness? Let Emily Arrow bring the Make It Mindful musical presentation to your school. Breathe, move, sing, and even song write your way to mindfulness through the arts. Emily will share our engaging approach to mindfulness for students of all ages. 

School Visit Includes:

Two Presentations for Grades K-6

  • Read I am Yoga, illustrated by Peter H. Reynolds, written by Susan Verde
  • Live sing-along (and move-along) to the I am Yoga song
  • Learn simple yoga poses your students can practice with music
  • Try fun and musical breathing exercises in mindfulness
  • Learn songwriting tips and tricks for turning ideas into songs - and even write a song together as a school!

Visit also includes The Songwriting Workshop Intensive with Emily Arrow (Best suited for specific grade level or a smaller group of students).

If your school is interested in bringing I am Yoga’s author Susan Verde to your school, click here for more information.


Creatrilogy Music Program

Inspire your students to make their mark. Bring Emily Arrow, co-writer of the Dot Song with Peter H. Reynolds, to your school for the Creatrilogy interactive musical presentation. Experience the magic of Peter’s work set to music by singing your favorite stories from the Creatrilogy series: The Dot, Ish, and Sky Color! Inspire your students through this interactive musical experience featuring instruments, songwriting.

School Visit Includes: 

Two Presentations for Grades K-6

  • Read The DotIsh, and Sky Color by Peter H. Reynolds
  • Live sing-along to the whole Creatrilogy
  • Sing, move, and be part of your favorite stories through music
  • Learn songwriting tips and tricks for turning ideas into songs - and even write a song together as a school!

Visit also includes The Songwriting Workshop Intensive with Emily Arrow (Best suited for specific grade level or a smaller group of students).


Emily's Recent School Visits


About Emily Arrow

Winner of the 2015 John Lennon Songwriting Contest, Emily Arrow is an accomplished children’s songwriter and performer. The most wonderful part? Her journey began during her time as an elementary music educator, where she taught her students how to write their own songs! Based out of Los Angeles, she now writes, records, and shares her passion for music and creativity with children and schools all over the world. Visit Emily online. 

About Peter H. Reynolds

Peter H. Reynolds is a New York Times best-selling author and illustrator, creativity advocate, and founder of FableVision Studios  an award-winning educational multimedia development company and  FableVision Learning, a K12 educational media and technology publisher. Reynolds’ goal is “to help children protect their creative spirit and give their parents, teachers, and caregivers the support and tools to bravely make their mark in learning, creative self-expression, and civic problem-solving.” 

Peter’s book The Dot was named as one of the top 15 “Greatest Books for Kids” of all time by Scholastic Parent & Child magazine. Published in over 25 languages, Peter's books inspire children and grown up children with his messages about authentic learning, creativity, bravery, empathy, and courageous self-expression.