Distance Learning MUSIC SUB PLANS for AMERICAN Composers Facts & Word Searches
*** $5.00 ***This product is great for DISTANCE LEARNING as well as the elementary Music classroom!Overview: This product includes eight easy Music Sub Plans for 2nd - 6th. Each lesson is built around students learning some facts about a composer. Each includes a word search puzzle using words from ...
AFRICAN AMERICAN SPIRITUALS Easy Tone Chimes & Bells Arrangements BUNDLE
** $7.00 *** This product contains 5 Easy Tone Chimes & Bells arrangements of AFRICAN AMERICAN SPIRITUALS. The following songs are included:Deep RiverLift Every Voice & SingSwing Low, Sweet ChariotWe Shall OvercomeWhen The Saints Go Marching InPlayers do not need to be able to read music in ...
Teaching Melodic Contour with Debussy and Ribbon Sticks
This week in 1st grade, we learned a bit about melodic contour! #ribbon #Debussy #music #classroom
Music Careers Bulletin Board
This bulletin board has 24 music careers with short descriptions. I will likely use this during Music in Our Schools Month this year!
Put Your Old Wii to Work in Your Music Classroom
Helpful post! Have an old Wii? Use it in your class through the game Wii Music! The lessons option can help you to introduce how Wii Music works to your students.
5 Things to Do at the End of the Year: Music Teacher Edition
You made it through another year! Time to celebrate! Woo! Here are a few tips to get you through these last couple of weeks/days.
The Classroom Teacher Is Late To Pick Students Up From Specials! Now What?
Helpful post! What will you do when the classroom teacher is late to pick students up? Here are some ideas on how to keep students occupied while waiting to be picked up.
Using SQUILT in Music Class
SQUILT is one of my student's all time favorite activities. What is SQUILT you ask? Find out here:
Artist or Composer? Game
My students love this game! I use it at the end of class and I have put it as a part of my sub tub as well. Students choose whether they think a person is an artist or a composer. When they get the correct answer, a short blurb about the person is display
4 Free Online Professional Development Resources for Music Teachers
Who said professional development had to be expensive? Check out these free online resources!
Gamify Classroom Management in Upper Grades General Music using ClassCraft
Classcraft is a free online educational role-playing game that teachers and students play together in the classroom. Acting as a gamification layer around any existing curriculum, the game transforms the way a class is experienced throughout the school year.
Turkey, Turkey, Turkey!
November is a time for post-Halloween candy, blustery days, and, of course, Thanksgiving! This week, my students are playing a fun Thanksgiving (assessment) game to get them in the spirit of the holiday. This song/game is called Turkey, Turkey, Turkey!
Using Exit Tickets in the Music Room
Exit slips are one of my all time favorite assessment tools. You can use them for a grade, student portfolios, or as a gauge for whether or not you should move on in your lessons. Here are a few quick tips on how to implement exit slips in your music classroom.
5 Name Games for Back to School in the Music Classroom
Check out these 5 fun name games to use in your music classroom during the beginning of the year.
Pitch Exit Tickets/Slips
Assess your students on pitch in 5 minutes or less! Love that this set comes with 20 different exit tickets/exit slips. It's an easy way to take grades and show progress with my elementary music students.