This is a story about pieces of garbage that get up-cycled into music instruments. I used the story as an introduction to a project for my students: they had to make instruments from cans, bottles, containers, etc.
This project is also great to
Rhythm Sticks is bored, until he gets an exciting envelope with cards in it. He has fun reading he cards, until one of the cards has something on it that he doesn't understand... Drum helps him out.
This is a nice, short story to teach KG or Grade
Teaching note reading is challenging. Some students have individual music lessons so they know their notes already but not all students do.
This engaging story about the handbells can help with teaching the music notes! Little blurbs with teacher
The music instruments arrived in Tempo Town, where they get a guided tour from Woodblock. Every street has a different tempo, each with a different rhythm text. This engaging story is the perfect introduction to tempo in music!
The story comes with
Triangle is very excited about his first day in the Music Room. In the Music Room he meets several other instruments, and his teacher (Miss Glockenspiel). All the instruments introduce themselves through songs.
A great story to use in the
This is a music story about the water cycle, and can be used in Music but also in Science. Waterdrop tells his exciting story through songs, which can be sung with melody or spoken as a rhythm text.
Some examples for sound effects are given but of
The Canadian Food Guide (which is very similar to the American Food Guide) is explained through song and rhythm texts. Every food group has its own song with a few examples of food that belong to that food group. Every food group also has rhythm
Human Voice climbs up the stairs in Pitched Percussion Apartment. He meets different instruments on every floor, who introduce themselves with rhythms.
The C major scale is practiced with the voice, and the following instruments are introduced: