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Pandora Stations That Work in the Classroom Perfect for independent and pairs work time!

Hippo Hooray for Second Grade!: Pandora in the Classroom

Pandora in the Classroom. I've been looking for appropriate stations for so long!!

Hippo Hooray for Second Grade!: Pandora in the Classroom

Rain Bottle Fill a dry empty bottle with a box of toothpicks. Add rice (uncooked) to the bottle leaving an empty space of about 1 1/2 inches at the top. Seal the lid. As you gently turn the bottle, the rice falls through the toothpicks, sounding like rain. (one of many 'discovery bottles' on this site)

Six- minute classical piece with beautiful videography. A perfect backdrop for freewriting. Love this! Titanium / Pavane (Piano/Cello Cover) - David Guetta / Faure - ThePianoGuys - YouTube

Did you know that straws can make music… or rather, that if you cut drinking straws into different lengths, they will make different sounds when you blow into them? Just try it! And when you put them together, there might even be music :)

Musical Clipart

homemade musical instruments - easy ideas using items from the recycle bin. (happy hooligans)

Bouncing to the Beat 2013 - great way to reinforce rhythm

Combining, Craft, Science (acoustics) AND Music.. and because we all LOVE homemade musical instruments... this posts shares 10 craft ideas with you, but also lets you HEAR the instrument. See if you think it passes the sound test?!

Teaching Kids How Sound is Made - using simple items from around the house we demonstrated sound vibration and we had a lot of fun in the process too! What items would you use for this activity?

Free printable sheet music with a vintage look. Handy for cute craft ideas.

Interactive applications for music class

♫ We ❤ Music @ HSES! ♫: Welcome to the Music Room!

Exploring sound with homemade kazoos

Schoolhouse Rock! Website has all the lyrics and links to youtube videos.

47 FREE Zumba videos. I have been searching for something like this!! :)

Week by week lesson plans and ideas for elementary music classroom.

I love this song. Our 5th graders did it a few years ago for their 5th grade song. So much fun!

3000 songs to use in lesson plans! I LOVE using music to teach!

You're a Grand Old Flag....

MelodySoup blog: Musical Word Wall -

Polynesian Puili Sticks. Cool Idea. Could just just rhythm sticks. Great way to do talk about world music

lots of elementary music ideas

Blank face template. Great for students to analyze the mood of music in a listening lesson.

Just found out about this website... amazing!! Favorite Resources for Addressing Academic Concepts