Two, Four, Six, Eight: a speech piece for the elementary music classroom
A fantastic speech piece you can use to differentiate beat and rhythm using a basketball.
Doggie, Doggie in the elementary music classroom
Doggie, Doggie is a fun guessing game that you can use with younger students to practice pitch (mi, so, la) or rhythm (quarter and barred eighth notes). You could also use it to sneakily asses your students’ pitch-matching skills.
Teaching Timbre with Astor Piazzolla's Libertango in Elementary Music
Use this free listening map of Astor Piazzolla's Libertango to teach timbre to your elementary music students.
Concert band transposition chart
FREE concert band transposition chart. Use it as a cheat sheet or give to students as an aid when teaching concert pitch vs. key!
Bluebird Through my Window for the Elementary Music Classroom
A fun circle game for lower elementary music students using the song Bluebird Through My Window.
Airtable | Everyone's app platform
Airtable is a low-code platform for building collaborative apps. Customize your workflow, collaborate, and achieve ambitious outcomes. Get started for free.
Teaching Form with Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star for the Elementary Music
Learn how to teach ternary form in elementary music using Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star.
5 Ways to Purchase Ukuleles for the Music Classroom
This is a great post on how to get ukuleles for your elementary music program! She explains 5 ways to get your ukulele program going with or without a budget! Go purchase your ukuleles now! #elmused #pitchpublications #musiceducation #kodaly #orff #elementarymusic #musicteacher #musiceducation #iteachmusic #musiced #elementarymusic #tptmusiccrew #musictpt #musicclassroom #tptmusic #ukulele #rainbowukulele
Free Music Activity for Sol-Mi Review & Assessment
A fun FREE web-based mi-sol melodic dictation activity for kids! So easy a 1st grader can play! TV Tunes takes solfege review and turns it into a game for your music class. These Boom Cards work with Google Classroom and other educational platforms. They can also be printed as worksheets for a no-tech centers game for your lesson plans or for music sub plans. This solfa freebie is a great tool for online distance learning, and you can play on any device just by sending a link! #sillyomusic
I Wonder Where Maria's Gone for the Elementary Music Classroom
I Wonder Where Maria's Gone is an easy folk dance for the elementary music classroom, with free digital visuals for students to follow along.
Ukulele Brand Comparison for General Music Class
WOW! Do you teach ukulele in the general music classroom? You MUST check out this resource. It is amazing. There are teacher plans, teacher presentations, a student method book, reward system and more! #pitchpublications
World Music Instruments
Musical Instruments: 48 beautifully presented World Musical Instruments Posters. These bright and colorful Music Posters would be an excellent resource for your listening lessons and World Music unit.
Who'll Buy My Roses: a canon for the elementary music classroom
A canon for the elementary music classroom called Who'll Buy My Roses. A short and catchy song for 3rd grade and above.
Partner Song with Three Blind Mice
An easy partner song with Three Blind Mice and Frere Jacques in your elementary music classroom; full of movement ideas.