Good beginning of the year activity to get to know students: "Jump in; jump out; turn yourself about. Jump in; jump out; introduce yourself." "My name is ____. (yeah) I love to ______. (yeah) And I'll be ___ing (yeah) for the rest of my life."
video lessons on basic music elements- great for older learners. It's never too late to learn!!
Why teach music? (sorry I can't remember where I came across this)
♫ We ❤ Music @ HSES! ♫: Pass the Pen - A Listening Game
Music makes the mind grow bulletin board You can add pictures of students playing! Great music advocacy board.
Mrs. Miracle's Music Room: Those darn squirrels!--a cute book for "Let us chase the squirrel"
music period/composer timeline
Let's Play Music : How to Read Music Made Easy - Free exercises for Kids (& adults too!)
Critical Thinking in the Music Classroom (kindergarten) - grade bundle coming soon!
Music listening and movement lesson for K-2
Mrs. N's Music Class: Music Class Toolkits
Composer Research Worksheet
Learn to play piano and recorder with your iPad!
3000 songs to use in lesson plans.