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By Dr Staffords Musical Cures
Students can easily practice re at home or school with the Let Us Chase the Squirrel Boomcard™ deck. Bring out for Squirrel Appreciation Day (January 20) or spring, or anytime! Based on the Kodály philosophy on teaching, concepts are reinforced
Subjects:
Music, Vocal Music, Other (Music)
Grades:
2nd, 3rd
Types:
Homeschool Curricula, Activities, Internet Activities
$5.75
Digital Download PDF (2.19 MB)
By Dr Staffords Musical Cures
The Civil Rights race movements of the 1960s were an important part of American history, and music played a large part in keeping morale up and bringing across messages of peace. In You the Curator: Civil Rights Songs, made in Google Slides for the
Subjects:
Arts, Music, Other (Music)
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Homeschool
Types:
Homeschool Curricula, Activities, Google Apps
$10.00
Online Resource
Google Drive™ folder
By Dr Staffords Musical Cures
"Shoo, Turkey" is a favorite Thanksgiving time call and response play game. If you don't get a chance to play it, you can still use it in your curriculum with this activity packet of reproducibles AND Boom Cards™, both of which emphasize the call
Subjects:
Music, Vocal Music, Other (Music)
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Activities, Assessment, Internet Activities
$7.10
Digital Download PDF (3.60 MB)
By Dr Staffords Musical Cures
Your younger students can practice their quarter note and eighth note (ta, ti-ti) skills with this cute Boom Card™ deck that incorporates a favorite Thanksgiving chant: "Mabel, Mabel, Set the Table." Students will reinforce their knowledge of one
Subjects:
Music, Vocal Music, Other (Music)
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Homeschool Curricula, Activities, Fun Stuff
$2.50
Digital Download PDF (2.37 MB)
By Dr Staffords Musical Cures
During distancing in a classroom, students need the opportunity to move. The safest way is through non-locomotor movement. These skeleton movement cards are perfect for springboards to movement activity, brain breaks, listening, bulletin boards, and
Subjects:
Music, Vocal Music, Other (Music)
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Other, Activities, Fun Stuff
FREE
Digital Download PDF (2.17 MB)
By Dr Staffords Musical Cures
Music teachers, triple meter can be scary to teach. Let's face it. We feel in twos and fours instead of threes because we have two feet! But, triple meter doesn't have to be a frightening monster with "Trick or Treat Triple Meter Music Listening
Subjects:
Music, Vocal Music, Other (Music)
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Assessment
$5.61
Digital Download ZIP (4.00 MB)
By Dr Staffords Musical Cures
Students can find tricks to help them with beat and rhythm during distance learning in the "Pumpkin Patch" with this deck on the Boom Learning platform. Your kids can go with Sally as she goes pumpkin hunting. There are several various opportunities
Subjects:
Music, Vocal Music, Other (Music)
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Homeschool Curricula, Activities, Fun Stuff
$2.10
Digital Download PDF (1.35 MB)
By Dr Staffords Musical Cures
Rhythmic practice and preparation can be more fun for home and distance learning with these Halloween-themed color page activities and optional composition enrichments to be used with SeeSaw online learning portfolio. Buyers will download a PDF file
Subjects:
Music, Vocal Music, Instrumental Music
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Homeschool Curricula, Activities, Independent Work Packet
$2.75
Digital Download PPTX (4.77 MB)
By Dr Staffords Musical Cures
You can prepare and practice rhythm pattern concepts with these varied Halloween based coloring pages. Students have a legend to help them color the characters based on the rhythmic symbols used. The packet comes in three sets of the same six
Subjects:
Music, Vocal Music, Instrumental Music
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Independent Work Packet
$2.00
Digital Download PDF (3.82 MB)
By Dr Staffords Musical Cures
Learning the instrument families of the orchestra during distance learning often needs independent student activities. Escape the School Boom Cards™ are perfect for distancing in the classroom or for home learning use. With this deck, your students
Subjects:
Music, Vocal Music, Other (Music)
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Homeschool Curricula, Activities, Fun Stuff
$9.50
Digital Download PDF (1.15 MB)
By Dr Staffords Musical Cures
If you have to utilize distance teaching in your music classroom or from remote teaching, it is very difficult to prepare or present the solfege for your younger kids. Melody Mountain Pentatonic Bundle includes the first four of the Melody Mountain
Subjects:
Music, Vocal Music, Other (Music)
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Homeschool Curricula, Activities, Google Apps
$40.50
$36.45
Bundle
By Dr Staffords Musical Cures
If you have to utilize distance teaching in your music classroom or from remote teaching, it is very difficult to prepare or present the solfege for your younger kids. Melody Mountain with Re is the fourth of the Melody Mountain series: an
Subjects:
Music, Vocal Music, Other (Music)
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Homeschool Curricula, Activities, Google Apps
$10.25
Online Resource
Google Drive™ folder
By Dr Staffords Musical Cures
Distance learning because of COVID-19 means new rules: possibly about mask wearing, and definitely about good hygiene. The "Mask/Be a Health Friend Rap" set can be a great assistance in teaching young students the importance of adhering to
Subjects:
Music, Vocal Music, Health
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Songs
$1.50
Digital Download ZIP (10.50 MB)
By Dr Staffords Musical Cures
If you have to utilize distance teaching in your music classroom or from remote teaching, it is very difficult to prepare or present the solfege for your younger kids. Melody Mountain with Do is the third of the Melody Mountain series: an
Subjects:
Music, Vocal Music, Other (Music)
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Homeschool Curricula, Activities, Google Apps
$10.00
Online Resource
Google Drive™ folder
By Dr Staffords Musical Cures
If you have to utilize distance teaching in your classroom or from remote teaching, it is very difficult to prepare or present the solfege for your younger kids. Melody Mountain with La is the second of the Melody Mountain series: an
Subjects:
Music, Vocal Music, Other (Music)
Grades:
1st, 2nd
Types:
Activities, Assessment, Google Apps
$10.00
Online Resource
Google Drive™ folder
By Dr Staffords Musical Cures
If you have to utilize distance teaching in your classroom or from remote teaching, it is very difficult to prepare or present the first solfege for your younger kids: so and mi. Melody Mountain with So and Mi is an activity/assessment you can use
Subjects:
Music, Vocal Music, Other (Music)
Grades:
1st, 2nd
Types:
Assessment, Google Apps, Independent Work Packet
$10.25
Online Resource
Google Drive™ folder
By Dr Staffords Musical Cures
Hybrid learning is coming, and you need to prepare for half notes. If your classes are doing quite a bit of digital learning at home, this version of "Rhythmic Ingredients" is a way to prepare for half notes easily at home. The symbol and counting
Subjects:
Music, Vocal Music, Other (Music)
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Fun Stuff, Internet Activities, Games
$2.75
Digital Download PDF (3.45 MB)
By Dr Staffords Musical Cures
ON SALE JULY 3 AND 4! In music class, steady beat can often be a tricky concept to teach. Help your kindergarten, first grade, and students with special needs with these little activity pages. Using visual and kinesthetic strategies, these
Subjects:
Music, Vocal Music, Other (Music)
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st
Types:
Worksheets, Printables, Independent Work Packet
$2.10
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By Dr Staffords Musical Cures
Distance learning for music class comes with its own unique challenges. For kindergartners, getting to know the music class is one of the highlights. Sometimes, it can be a little scary for them. But what do you do if you have to switch to distance
Subjects:
Music, Vocal Music, Other (Music)
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Independent Work Packet
FREE
Digital Download ZIP (3.20 MB)
By Dr Staffords Musical Cures
A new twist for rhythm review for quarter notes, eighth note pairs, rest, and 4-sixteenth note sets (tikatika), for use with Google Classroom.™In the Forbidden Rhythm game, students listen to a recording sample at the beginning. It is the Forbidden
Subjects:
Music, Vocal Music, Other (Music)
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Activities, Games, Google Apps
$7.00
Online Resource
Google Drive™ folder
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Music educator recently retired, but jumping back into new teaching experiences. Ph.D. in music education. Certified Orff-Schulwerk teacher and almost completed 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 and provides a good deal of my clipart for my projects :-) Daughters Liz and Sarah Sons-in-law Luke and Danny Puppy Honey and kitty Lenore

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