22 animated slides (activities) and 10 pages of text and printables. Detailed lesson guides for eight progressive lessons, 35-45 minutes each. (Please check out the preview file.) 'Immerse' your students in the national standards, singing games,
Here is a collection of songs, chants, rhythmic cues, games, and other management techniques I have found to be successful in an elementary classroom. Students respond best to a respectful tone as well as more enjoyable and interactive ways of
Music Pack 1 contains 4 pages on Tempo, Notes, Dynamics and Articulation. They are intended to go on a bulletin board or as a reference during lessons. There are directions on how to print them larger, but the directions are according to my printer,
This is an elementary playlist pack with over 80 screened song titles. These playlists are grouped by emotions and strategies for use.
I have read through the lyrics on every song and these are clean and appropriate for classroom use.
The 2017-2018 update of this clean & simple survival kit is complete! If you've already purchased the survival kit, all you'll need to do is re-download the updated version for free. If you haven't purchased the survival kit yet, take the
This is a catchy rock n roll song that is great to introduce or review some of the key reform movements and their leaders from the 1800's. Students enjoy the song while they learn about Frederick Douglass, Horace Mann, Dorothea Dix, Lucretia Mott,
Use these binder covers and dividers to get your folk song collection organized by concept.
These could also make great posters for your walls!
If you purchase this set, I will send you the PDF for the matching grade level binder covers FREE! Just
This rubric is for scoring individual student performance of rhythms. It can be used for all grade levels and for all levels of complexity of rhythms. To convert it to numbers for my online grade book, I multiply the steady beat and
Thank you for your interest in this comprehensive resource pack for teaching Music History. The file you purchase includes:
- a 35 page study guide with information and activities covering Ancient Music through to the Baroque era.
- 4 powerpoint
Finally, manipulatives for music!!
Music Manipulative Squares were designed to be a hands on activity that teaches musical note value and their relationship to each other, while honing in on the kinesthetic learners' needs.
This original set of
This is a handy chart to show students how to hold their bow correctly for string instruments.
It uses a fun cognitive story line mixed with visual aides and checkpoints.
It is useful for teaching mixed string classes from begining string
South America Song MP3 from Geography Songs - Kathy Troxel/Audio Memory
This is a new arrangement of the "South America Song" from Geography Songs. It is one of 33 songs that teach the names and locations of all the countries of the world, the 50
This product is a fun way to help students review the following:
Inverse operations / Opposite Operations: Operations that undo each other are called inverse operations. 3x = 6
Equations = Must Balance on BOTH sides of the equal sign.
During the last week of school before Christmas break, I like to get the kids singing. I had them make their own lyrics to the song 12 days of Christmas. Students are put into groups of four and then sing to the rest of the class. This was
A great project that enables students to create profiles for different composers, as assigned by the teacher.
• Organizing Information Into Four Topics
• Sharing Results With The Class
This system does
11 Canciones sobre las familias y las comunidades en el examen de AP Spanish Language and Culture.
Las canciones provienen de los siguientes artistas
Las comunidades educativas:
Franco DeVita (Venezuela)
Alejandra Guzmán (México)
Guitar Learning Kit: Basic Chords and Scales
Everything you need to start playing!
Great resource of information if you are planning to teach guitar this year or if you want to learn how to play chords and scales yourself. As bonus, I have included
I have used what I call "Listening Journals" when I teach units on Music History. This helps me direct students' listening, especially to genres of music they are not familiar with. It also doubles as a graphic organizer for students to reference
"Middle East Song" MP3 from "Geography Songs" CD by Kathy Troxel/Audio Memory
The Middle East has Israel, Iran, Iraq,
Bahrain and Yemen, Kuwait,
Saudi Arabia, Oman, Qatar, United Arab Emirates,
island of Cyprus, Jordan and Lebanon,
Learning about firefighters
Matching pictures with verbal descriptions
Music and movement
This Colorful story brings to life many of the jobs of a firefighter.
Your children will strengthen listening skills as they
Absolute value is the distance from zero
It’s a positive number and it’s my hero
Absolute value is the distance from zero
It’s a positive number and it’s my hero
1 2 and negative 3 they are integers for you and me
1 2 and negative 10 They are
This is a template of 25 4-beat rhythm patterns that can be copied onto card stock to make flash cards. The patterns use quarter note (ta), quarter rest, beamed eighths (ta-ti), half notes (ta-ah) and beamed sixteenth notes (ta-ka-ti-ka). Enjoy!
A detailed rubric for playing tests by Katherine Wilson. Sometimes it is difficult to tell parents and students why they receive the grade that they receive for playing tests. Short of recording every single student and playing test with a
Rhythm Wars: In the Beginning is the epilogue for a high tech counting game that spans sixteen chapters that allows students an up close and personal look at counting rhythms. A great assistant for visually impaired students, it magnifies the
This collection of one to two page handouts include the biographies and influential works of the great performers in Jazz. Biographies include the following figures: Benny Goodman, Billie Holiday, Charlie Parker, Count Basie, Dizzy Gillespie, Duke
This is a song that introduces students to different types of graphs and uses. This song is simple, which makes it more appropriate and much easier to remember for younger children. The song has received many good reviews by teachers and students.
This is a great interactive assessment which is a follow-up to my previous power point presentation entitled, "A Look at Jazz and Basic Music Concepts." Be sure to turn up the volume and click on the arrows as you go through each multiple choice
This is an original composition for beginning band. It has been performed many times by my band students and at our district elementary band concert and summer band camp. The kids like it a lot!
Instrumentation: flute, clarinet, alto saxophone,
The symbols and names (both British and American) of musical note lengths, from the historic Maxima and Longa through to a 1/128th note!
This is my first contribution to TPT; I hope you enjoy.
Musical Note Lengths by James Crocker is licensed
These are some exercises I give my guitar students after we've discussed the topic of interval inversion. music teachers and their students alike usually dread the moment when they first approach this topic.
these are only some of the exercises I
Suitable for middle school or high school chorus.
♫ This chorus worksheet is great for helping singers to have an understanding of what you are looking for when you determine their grade - what you are looking for and listening for. When they have
Suitable for middle school and high school chorus.
♫ Clear, easy to use and easy to understand rubric.
♫ Quick and effective assessment tool. Categories are: strength of voice, vocal part pitches, and intonation.
♫ Each singer can see exactly
The 2017-2018 update is complete! If you've already purchased the survival kit, all you'll need to do is re-download the updated version for free. If you haven't purchased the survival kit yet, take the plunge! You'll be glad you did!
Be the most
Eastern Europe Song MP3 frpm Geography Songs CD by Kathy Troxel/Audio Memory
Czech Republic, Slovakia, Romania, Estonia,
Poland, Latvia, Hungary, Slovenia, Lithuania -
These are the countries of Eastern Europe -
copyright 2004 by
There really isn't a lot of resources for teaching Guitar to groups. This SMART lesson goes over the basics of reading guitar chord diagrams, understanding finger numbers on the guitar, and gives an assessment with answer key.
There are 3D
Delightful songs based on the poem's from the Bush Bag Buddies catalogue. We take a walk in the bush with Barry Bottler and discover Bush Bag Buddies living in the Bush.Twelve songs in all, make a perfect accpompaniement background play and movement
I use this scale chart with my flute students. The related major and minor scales are listed on the same line so that students learn the related scales. My students easily memorize the natural, harmonic, and melodic patterns with my explanation
This ActivInspire flipchart (usable on any interactive whiteboard) consists of 3 pages of rhythm patterns covered by colorful autumn leaves. Students click on a leaf and the leaf disappears, revealing a 4-beat rhythm pattern to clap and say.
This is a song that I created to encouragement movement in the music room. I have the students perform certain activities around the circle ie. walking, running, skipping, walking backwards, crawling, crab walk, etc...
I hope that you enjoy it!!!
Your kids will be CHIEFS with this "Hail to the Chief" music class unit! Just in time for Inauguration Day and President's Day!
This unit is packed with enough learning activities to last for hours! The activities can be used as a class and
This is a unique way to teach rhythm. These worksheets use words and syllables for certain rhythms. Quarter Notes are Fish, Quarter Rests are SH, and eighth notes are cupcakes. There is also accompanying bonus tracks to clap along with. Enjoy!
In my classroom, I am always having a hard time remembering the songs in my repertoire. I printed them on card stock paper, glued them on colorful Popsicle sticks and then put them in a small tin from the dollar section in Target. Each time I need
Piano and vocal sheet music for the following songs:
Alice Blue Gown
Battle Hymn of the Republic
Beale Street Blues
Buttercup (Sweet Little Buttercup)
For It Is My Land and Your Land
Frisco’s Kitchen Stove Rag
Fuss and Feathers
Reader-friendly, fully-illustrated manual explains how the violin is designed and how its different parts interact with each other to produce sound. The information provided is compatible with all teaching method books and provides the data needed