Teaching instrument families can be challenging. Let’s explore new classifications of instruments inclusive of both world and western music.
Beginning a ukulele program at your school? Here are 3 classroom management tips to ensure a successful start to your program!
Do you teach solfege in your music classes? If so, here are four must-read tips for teaching solfege in the elementary music room!
Kindergarten students love using instruments! Here are 5 tried and true rhythm activities to get your little ones engaged in music class.
Teaching music at an elementary school is a LOT. Each homeroom teacher runs their classroom differently, and it can be very difficult to switch gears so often and match the classroom climate the students are accustomed to. Finding a classroom management strategy that works for you is crucial to your success as a music teacher.
Are you looking for new children’s books to add to your classroom? The Sound Garden is a new book that incorporates musical concepts!
Looking for some instruments to try for your own pleasure or to add in your classroom? Here are 4 new instruments to check out!
Have you ever tried using Sound Stories in music? Let’s explore the benefits to sound stories and how to set your students up for success!
Do you love using children’s literature in your music class? Here are 10 great children’s books for elementary music!
Preparing for a concert? Here are five tips to help your students memorize their lyrics and feel confident for their performance!
Does lesson planning give you the Sunday Scaries? Here are 5 tips to help you simplify your planning process and streamline your instruction!
Are you getting ready to start the new school year? Let’s talk about 3 easy tips to maximize your time to make teaching and home life easier!
Have you ever considered using non-traditional music in your teaching? Here are three reasons why you must try non-traditional music!
Let your students MOVE as much as possible I use a combination of familiar folk dances, familiar Move It videos, and then I add in a few Just Dance Kids videos from YouTube. I would suggest viewing the videos beforehand to make sure they are appropriate for your...
Have you ever wondered the best places to get images for your music assignments? Here are some of the best places to get FREE images!
Want to learn how to create your own SeeSaw Drag & Drop Activities? In this blog post, I’ll walk you through the process step by step!
Are you struggling to keep student engaged in virtual music classes? I’m sharing ideas to use Jamboard – a free Google app, in music!
Let’s explore how we can adapt creative movement games such the Alphabet Body to Statue Dancing for social distancing music learning!