Printable Halloween Puppets
Excited about Halloween? We sure are! We designed 4 fun printable Halloween puppets, that will be a perfect DIY project for a Halloween party with the kids (either at home or in the classroom). Let's
FREE! Compose Your Own! BAG Composition
This freebie is featured in the Music in Our Schools Month Melody eBook! (Release Date 3.23.15)This free resource is a way to engage your students in beginning composition. The resource is intended for use in the recorder classroom, but is not recorder-specific and can be used in other classes as we...
Kindergarten Winter Activities for the Classroom - Kindergarten Smarts
Seven Kindergarten winter activities you can easily setup in your classroom that will transform it into a winter wonderland.
Printable Farm Animal Movement Cards
Roll in the mud like a pig! Pounce like a cat! These printable farm animal movement cards make a great indoor gross motor activity for kids!
Halloween Rhythms Color By Note
These Halloween rhythm color by notes are perfect for the general music classroom! With multiple options for differentiation these can be used by all grade levels! Set 1: Quarter Note, Eighth Note Pairs, Half Note and Quarter RestSet 2: Quarter Notes, Eighth Note Pairs, Sixteenth Note Sets, Half Not...
Orff Lesson ~ Goin' to the Farm: Orff, Instruments, Rhythm & Composition
Looking for an elementary music lesson that lends itself to group compositions or individual compositions? Your students will love the engaging Orff lesson while reviewing quarter notes, quarter rests and 2 eighth notes beamed or 2 single eighth notes and then creating their own composition. A perfe...
Kids like candy and I like that they are associating speech with rhythm. This worksheet has students write the given candy names under the corresponding rhythms in the table. It also gives them opportunity to write their own favorite and line it up with a rhythm in a box! I also have a Pie Rhy...
Fall Movement Cards - Brain Breaks (Transition activity)
These 16 Fall themed movement cards keep students active while teaching them about different actions, improving their motor skills! Great for brain breaks, transitioning between activities, or starting your day. Each card is large enough to use in a group setting. Cards feature: apples, tree, crow,...
The Mean, Hungry Ogre Game (Rhythm Review)
This is one of my “greatest hit” lessons. The first time I taught it, I worried that it was going to be a flop, and came to class with several backup plans. To begin, its important to…
MTT37 Lesson Ideas For Incredibox - Beatboxing, Ostinati, Form and Listening
In this episode I share some ideas for using the free interactive music website Incredibox.
I Know a Shy Fellow Who Swallowed a Cello - Becca's Music Room
5 Ways to Use I Know a Shy Fellow Who Swallowed a Cello in the elementary music classroom. Want to incorporate more books into your music lessons but don't know how? Check out these ways to use my favorite book!