Rhythm is a fundamental skill for the students in your classroom. Here’s how to make hands-on rhythm toolboxes your students will love!
Three Ideas for Non-Music Subs
Need a sub at the last minute? Don’t have enough time to write plans? Here are 3 easy ideas for non-music subs!
Seasonal Resources for the Music Room
Are you looking for music activities throughout the year? Here’s some tried and true collection of resources for the music room!
Grant Writing Tips for Music Educators
Have you ever wondered how to write grants for your classroom? Let’s explore simple steps to help you get funding for your music room!
3 Reasons to Include Ocarinas in Your Classroom
Have you ever wished you could substitute another instrument for recorder? Here’s why the ocarina may be a perfect fit for elementary music!
Authentic Leadership in the Music Classroom
Looking for authentic ways to lead in your classroom? Let’s discuss the ways we lead our students day to day in the music classroom!
Instrument Classification with Clarity: Time to Reassess Orchestral Instrument Families￼
Teaching instrument families can be challenging. Let’s explore new classifications of instruments inclusive of both world and western music.
3 Quick Tips for Ukulele Classroom Management￼
Beginning a ukulele program at your school? Here are 3 classroom management tips to ensure a successful start to your program!
Four Must Read Tips for Teaching Solfege
Do you teach solfege in your music classes? If so, here are four must-read tips for teaching solfege in the elementary music room!
5 Rhythm Stick Activities for Kindergarten
Kindergarten students love using instruments! Here are 5 tried and true rhythm activities to get your little ones engaged in music class.
Classroom Management in Elementary Music
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.
The Sound Garden: A Book Review
Are you looking for new children’s books to add to your classroom? The Sound Garden is a new book that incorporates musical concepts!
4 New Instruments to Try
Looking for some instruments to try for your own pleasure or to add in your classroom? Here are 4 new instruments to check out!
Sound Stories in the Music Classroom
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!
10 Books to Read and Sing
Do you love using children’s literature in your music class? Here are 10 great children’s books for elementary music!
5 Tips to Help Students Memorize Songs
Preparing for a concert? Here are five tips to help your students memorize their lyrics and feel confident for their performance!
5 Tips to Simplify Your Planning
Does lesson planning give you the Sunday Scaries? Here are 5 tips to help you simplify your planning process and streamline your instruction!
3 Tips to Maximize Your Time
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!