Classroom management is a deeply personal subject for each of us. It is the aspect of our teaching that determines whether we leave school with a headache, or a smile. And it is often the thing teachers view as their biggest struggle in the music room. You’ll find a lot of different appro
Mapping out a general music curriculum can be a daunting task, but once you have a solid plan in place it makes the day-to-day lesson planning so much easier and the lessons become so much more purposeful as well! Whether you're starting from scratch and being asked to create a curriculum on your own, working with textbooks or other resources, or reflecting on what you already have in place, consider this your idea bank for everything you need to create and/or develop your elementary general…
Check out this list of 10 Units of Work for the Middle School and General Music classroom. You will be inspired with fun music lesson ideas and activities that will engage and inspire your students. Included in the collection are music history, listening lessons with links plus lots more.
Music teachers and beginning band directors - Do you need a music substitute lesson plan? Here is a great solution for you, even for a non-music substitute teacher. This is a scripted lesson plan for 4th & 5th music grade over meter. In the article are links to a PDF, awesome, short teaching videos with links, and discussion questions. All you have to do is download a PDF of this entire music substitute lesson plan - ready to go for your substitute! #banddirectorstalkshop