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By Dr Staffords Musical Cures
Back to school, and need to get their attention when reviewing music rhythm patterns? Use this music rhythm game that includes movement with a little friendly competition. If you can beg, borrow, or steal a few feet of running space, you can play
Subjects:
Music, Vocal Music, Instrumental Music
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education, Homeschool, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, ...
Types:
Activities, Games
$9.75
16
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By Dr Staffords Musical Cures
There is so much to learn in music: music theory, performance techniques, various instruments...This bundle of music classroom decor comes with varied colored double borders and includes a variety of visuals PLUS many assessments that cover or help
Subjects:
Music, Vocal Music, Other (Music)
Grades:
Not Grade Specific
Types:
Bulletin Board Ideas
$42.10
$37.89
Bundle
By Dr Staffords Musical Cures
Ukraine's folk music has a vast, rich history. Right now, there are many of us who are hurting over what Ukrainian citizens are experiencing and want to help AND expose our students to this wonderful culture. Your middle and high school general
Subjects:
Music, Vocal Music, Other (Music)
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Google Apps, Independent Work Packet, Activities
$8.10
1
Online Resource
Google Drive™ folder
By Dr Staffords Musical Cures
Curwin hand signs. Recording fingering charts. Ukulele and guitar chord charts. All of these visual aids are extremely important for students to achieve success when playing instruments. With this bundle, you can have a variety of visuals for all
Subjects:
Music, Vocal Music, Other (Music)
Grades:
Not Grade Specific
Types:
Bulletin Board Ideas
$15.35
$13.72
Bundle
By Dr Staffords Musical Cures
Primary listening lessons should include some type of activity, and most lower elementary kids love coloring pages. These Carnival of the Animals color pages can be used as students listen to various movement examples, especially on days when they
Subjects:
Music, Other (Music)
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Activities
$1.75
46
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By Dr Staffords Musical Cures
The music of American Indigenous Peoples is beautiful and varied, but not all tribes use music for the same purposes. With this Webquest, your middle school and high school students can research the various instruments, dances, and cultural purposes
Subjects:
Music, Other (Music)
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Homeschool, 6th, 7th
Types:
Cultural Activities, Google Apps, Activities
$10.50
Online Resource
Google Drive™ folder
By Dr Staffords Musical Cures
Music teachers can see any number from 100+ to 1,000+, which overwhelms back to school. A student's name is important to them and is necessary for SEL or social-emotional learning. Are you looking for name games and activities that not only help
Subjects:
Music, Vocal Music, Other (Music)
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Activities, Songs
$12.20
$9.75
1
Bundle
By Dr Staffords Musical Cures
Which American presidents were involved with music? It is often tough to develop relevant but intriguing music appreciation activities for high schoolers and middle-high schoolers for Presidents Day. The Presidents and Music WebQuest is a printable
Subjects:
Music, Other (Music)
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Webquests, Activities
$6.75
Digital Download ZIP (3.14 MB)
By Dr Staffords Musical Cures
It's back-to-school, and you'll be getting new students, and name games and activities are crucial. Name games and name songs are important because music teachers see many students and often have to change buildings and because using student names
Subjects:
Music, Vocal Music, Other (Music)
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Songs
$4.25
1
Digital Download PDF (2.49 MB)
By Dr Staffords Musical Cures
When you begin to teach solfege, staff, and intervals, you want ways that your students can reinforce their learning through visual means and composing. Melody Mountain with La Color Packet is a coloring packet that works well with the interactive
Subjects:
Music, Vocal Music, Other (Music)
Grades:
Homeschool, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Centers, Activities
$6.95
Digital Download PDF (1.90 MB)
By Dr Staffords Musical Cures
When you begin to teach solfege, staff, and intervals, you want ways that your students can reinforce their learning through visual means and composing.Melody Mountain with So and Mi Color Packet is a coloring packet that works well with the
Subjects:
Music, Vocal Music, Other (Music)
Grades:
Homeschool, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Centers, Activities
$6.95
Digital Download PDF (3.63 MB)
By Dr Staffords Musical Cures
Finding objective resources on Christmas carols and songs for middle and high school music appreciation classes can be tricky because most teachers want to present them from a historical aspect. Christmas Carol Webquest provides the opportunity for
Subjects:
Music, Vocal Music, Other (Music)
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Google Apps, Independent Work Packet, Activities
$5.95
Online Resource
Google Drive™ folder
By Dr Staffords Musical Cures
Do your younger students have difficulty with the concept of a steady beat? Those young concrete thinkers might have trouble with the beat because they can't "see" it or "touch" it. These steady beat activities help your little ones grasp the idea
Subjects:
Music, Vocal Music, Other (Music)
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st
Types:
Worksheets, Independent Work Packet, Printables
$3.10
3
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By Dr Staffords Musical Cures
Music class WebQuests are an excellent method to utilize research methods and independent work. Because the country of Ukraine has been uppermost in our thoughts, it is good to introduce its folk music and folk styles to our students.Music Class
Subjects:
Music, Other (Music)
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Webquests, Activities
$6.75
Digital Download ZIP (2.83 MB)
By Dr Staffords Musical Cures
Music teachers commonly include a unit of instruments of the orchestra, but what about concert band as well? Many districts don't have an orchestra, and it's thorough to introduce students to any instrument they might select if they choose to join
Subjects:
Music, Other (Music)
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Assessment, Bulletin Board Ideas
$5.50
1
Digital Download PDF (10.28 MB)
By Dr Staffords Musical Cures
Female composers are not often a focus of composer units. Since March is National Women's Month, why not include a unit on women conductors? This Google Slides™ webquest is an opportunity for your students in grades 5-12 to research women composers,
Subjects:
Music, Other (Music)
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Homeschool Curricula, Google Apps, Independent Work Packet
$8.10
Online Resource
Google Drive™ folder
By Dr Staffords Musical Cures
The various aspects of rhythm-counting, naming and using them for improvisation-has havejust been made easier with this rhythm classroom decor set. Display the set(s) best suited to your situation and have ready-to-go visuals! Use these for:Word
Subjects:
Music, Vocal Music, Instrumental Music
Grades:
Not Grade Specific
Types:
Activities, Bulletin Board Ideas, Posters
$4.75
Digital Download PDF (2.59 MB)
By Dr Staffords Musical Cures
Vocal and pitch exploratory activities for grades pre-K through second grade are engaging, especially when they involve stories. "There's a Dino in Music Class!" is a no-prep (except printing one set) activity that tells the goofy story about how
Subjects:
Music, Vocal Music, Other (Music)
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Activities
$2.00
9
Digital Download PDF (1.52 MB)
By Dr Staffords Musical Cures
Jazz music listening journals are a great way to introduce jazz to younger children, especially when they are allowed to form critical opinions. With My Jazz Listening Book, you can introduce your students to a variety of musicians through jazz
Subjects:
Music, Other (Music)
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Independent Work Packet, Activities
$6.75
Digital Download PDF (2.85 MB)
By Dr Staffords Musical Cures
Music class is one of the most important disciplines for Social-Emotional Learning, and motivational quotes are great teaching tools to help students work on their SEL behaviors. But, sometimes, students don't feel safe in music and are afraid of
Subjects:
Music, Other (Music)
Grades:
Not Grade Specific
Types:
Bulletin Board Ideas, Posters
$3.50
Digital Download PDF (5.66 MB)
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Music educator recently retired; adjunct and church music director. Ph.D. in music education. Certified Orff-Schulwerk and Kodaly.Flute, piano, and recorder player, and dabble in single reed instruments.World Music Drumming Level One.

MY TEACHING STYLE

Orff-Schulwerk-Kodaly-Dalcroze fused-child based. Love instruments, movement, allowing children to discover with guidance.

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

Written several accepted grants for my classroom Accepted into the PhD program at the University of Kansas Recipient of Gunild Keetman Grant for further Orff-Schulwerk training Recipient of Dr. Jane and Mr. Doug Reed scholarship for higher learning through the School District of Washington College credit organizer of the St. Louis AOSA chapter Past elementary and general music vice president of the Missouri Music Educators Association Member of AOSA advocacy subcommittee

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

University of Central Missouri (formerly Central Missouri State University): BME, 1983, MA, 1984. University of Kansas, Ph.D., 2019

ADDITIONAL BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Husband Gary is a retired art teacher. Daughters Liz and Sarah Sons-in-law Luke and Danny Puppy Honey and kitty Lenore

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