Music Lesson Ideas
activities for kids hand clapping games
ACTIVITIES FOR KIDS: HAND CLAPPING GAMES - The Inspired Treehouse
Rhythm Game: "Busted!" Pull a stick from the jar, clap its rhythm. Pull another stick, clap both rhythms. Continue cumulatively. If you pull the "busted" stick, you have to put all yours back. Kid with most at the end wins.
Stay Tuned!: Busted! An awesomely fun DIY music game!
A history of western music illustrated on a whiteboard while example clips play
Music and Art Room Printables!
Making a Magnificent Music Room
Music Room Poster Rules
Music Listening Worksheets, Level One (for purchase, but looks really good)
Music Listening Worksheets, Level One
Create Your Own Musical Instrument! Common Core Aligned! CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.3.2 Write informative/explanatory texts to examine a topic and convey ideas and information clearly. Students love this activity! Works well with any music, rhythm, or instrumental unit. Also great for substitute teachers to use or for Fun Fridays!
Create Your Own Musical Instrument! Works well with any music, rhythm, or instrumental unit. Also great for substitute teachers to use or for Fun Fridays!
Music Activities: Design Your Own Musical Instrument!
More advanced - note identification. Words on the staff! Challenging fun! Use as sub plans - check out the bundle!!!