Nov 2, 2022
The Elementary Music Concert. You know it’s one of the biggest moments in your class (whether you like it or not), and definitely something your students will remember. Especially if their adults took 100+ pictures to mark the occasion. But planning a concert for elementary students is not as simple as picking...
Oct 26, 2022
It’s no secret I love books. If you’ve ever checked out The Ultimate Music Ed Book List, you know that I have spent hours cataloguing books for the music classroom. But what to do with all these books? It’s more than just “music story time”, especially when the book isn’t music themed. Here’s some great...
Oct 19, 2022
Singing in parts is always a big deal. The first time your students do it, they feel super accomplished! But in reality, part work is something you can do with even your Kindergarten students. Canons and partner songs seem like the obvious answers, but there are ways you can start students before you approach those!...
Oct 12, 2022
Building a classroom library doesn't need to be a huge financial commitment. This week we take a look at ways to build your library, and get books into your classroom.
Sep 28, 2022
Building community is one of the key elements of building a classroom that is in control, and where students feel they can try new things. Learn some ways to bulid community in the music room.