Tanya LeJeune

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Tanya LeJeune
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More music teaching ideas at http://tanyaelementarymusic.blogspot.com and http://kodalyaspiringmusicclassroom.weebly.com
 
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By Tanya LeJeune
This Rhythm Play Along Mini Bundle includes my *Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy Play Along *Russian Dance (Trepak) Rhythm Play Along *March movement and form activity *Snowflake themed A B C form cards for student manipulatives (glittery color
Subjects:
Arts, Music
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Activities, Fun Stuff
$4.50
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By Tanya LeJeune
*Revised Nov. 2014! *Looking for a way to practice quarter, eighth note, and eighth rest rhythm reading? This rhythm play along from Tchaikovsky's Nutcracker is a fun piece for your students to study simple rhythms and ABA form. Music students love
Subjects:
Music
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Activities, Fun Stuff
$2.00
78
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By Tanya LeJeune
Leaves are falling as the kids swing on this blustery fall day! When the leaves land on the staff can you identify how far apart they are? This fun interactive game helps reinforce the distances between notes. Set this game up as a center in the
Subjects:
Arts, Music
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Worksheets, Games
$3.00
107
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By Tanya LeJeune
4 Interactive PowerPoint Staff ID Games Included!*Spiders on the StaffA fun identifying game for your music students as they begin to learn the lines and spaces on the staff!1st Round: Is Harry Spider on a line or in a space?2nd Round:Which number
Subjects:
Music
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Fun Stuff, Assessment, Games
$6.00
33
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By Tanya LeJeune
*Updated 1/13/15 These worksheets are great for practicing rhythm "handwriting"! Students trace the rhythm stick notation for several songs and then write it out in the bar lines provided. This set is for practicing writing quarter notes, eighth
Subjects:
Music
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Worksheets, Songs
$3.00
47
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By Tanya LeJeune
This 3 in a row/column/diagonal BINGO allows beginning staff readers to focus on the 9 staff patterns on their card (unlike typical BINGO which includes 25 patterns on a player card.) Included • 30 Color Player cards melodic contour • 30 Color
Subjects:
Music
Grades:
1st, 2nd
Types:
Games
$4.00
43
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By Tanya LeJeune
A melody is coming from the trees, but whooooo sang it?This PowerPoint game is a great way for students to practice identifying melodies aurally!Level One includes 10 slides with embedded audio of a child's voice singing a mi sol la melodic pattern
Subjects:
Music
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Assessment, Games
$5.00
31
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By Tanya LeJeune
Save by purchasing this bundle! Two of my recorder products are included: • Recorder Posters and Fingering Charts (updated 4/29/15) • Recorder: 3 BAG Beginning Songs Recorder Posters and Fingering Charts: 3 different sets of cute glitter recorder
Subjects:
Music
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Handouts, Songs, Printables
$5.00
29
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By Tanya LeJeune
Here is a fun rhythm play a long to use with your older students! This short, lively piece is an excellent way for students to practice: • Reading a score • Ti tika (eighth 2 sixteenth notes) • Single eighth notes • Inner
Subjects:
Music, Instrumental Music, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th
Types:
Thematic Unit Plans, Assessment, Printables
$2.00
33
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By Tanya LeJeune
*UPDATED 4/29/15 Recorder Posters and Fingering Charts: 3 different sets of cute glitter recorder reminders are a fun way to remind students of basic recorder technique! Signs included: • Notes B A G E D C' D' recorder fingering poster (including
Subjects:
Music
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Printables, Bulletin Board Ideas, Posters
$3.50
54
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By Tanya LeJeune
These rhythm cards are perfect for rhythm reading, writing, rhythmic dictation, and composing activities. Rhythm cards are in stick notation and with note heads. *Updated March 2014: 4 pages of quarter notes and quarter rests showing the rhythm
Subjects:
Music
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Activities, Word Walls, Printables
$2.75
38
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By Tanya LeJeune
These simple and brightly colored elements of music posters will brighten up your music room! They are perfect for a music word wall or any music display. 10 Posters included: Melody Harmony Beat Rhythm Tempo Meter Form Dynamics Timbre Expressive
Subjects:
Music
Grades:
Not Grade Specific
Types:
Bulletin Board Ideas
$2.50
30
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By Tanya LeJeune
Are you in need of songs and chants to help your music students differentiate between beat and rhythm? Here is a collect of 13 songs and chants ideal for teaching rhythm and beat. Each song and chant is notated and includes a fun game or
Subjects:
Music
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Activities, Songs, Printables
$5.00
26
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By Tanya LeJeune
Why don't the animals play card games in the safari? Because there are too many CHEETAHS! Students tap, and say the 4 beat pattern half note rhythms shown by the animals, but watch out for the cheetahs! They will show you the poison pattern and try
Subjects:
Music, Instrumental Music
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Flash Cards, Games
$2.00
33
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By Tanya LeJeune
Each snowman is singing a melody, which one matches the melody shown? This PowerPoint game is a great way for students to practice identifying melodies aurally! In this powerpoint game are slides with embedded audio of a (boy) child's voice
Subjects:
Arts, Music
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Assessment, Games
$3.00
25
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By Tanya LeJeune
Here is a fun way to practice half note rhythms in the winter months! Rhythm Reading • Red slides/cards show a 4 beat rhythm written with 2 tied quarter notes. • Blue slides/cards show the same rhythms but with the half note and half rest. • Cards
Subjects:
Music
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Assessment, Flash Cards, Games
$2.50
16
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By Tanya LeJeune
Give your students the motivation to practice recorder outside of class with these bright, cheery, recorder practice records! *Updated 4/20/14, now includes practice cards with parent signature - 5 different styles - 2 printer-friendly (black and
Subjects:
Music
Grades:
3rd, 4th
Types:
Printables, Task Cards
$2.00
46
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By Tanya LeJeune
Why don't the animals play card games in the safari? Because there are too many CHEETAHS! Students tap, and say the 4 beat pattern quarter note, eighth notes, and quarter rests rhythms shown by the animals, but watch out for the cheetahs! They will
Subjects:
Arts, Music, Instrumental Music
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Flash Cards, Games
$2.00
20
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By Tanya LeJeune
*Save by purchasing this bundled set of rhythm interactive games! What's better than hot cocoa? Hot cocoa rhythms! Your students will have a sweet time practicing these hot cocoa rhythms. Tap on a colorful hot cocoa mugs and a 16th note rhythm
Subjects:
Music, Music Composition, Vocal Music
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Activities, Assessment
$4.00
14
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By Tanya LeJeune
These cute piano practice records are simple forms for piano students to record their daily practice. There are 57 different designs to choose from. Your piano player will look forward to practicing and checking off, coloring in, or writing in
Subjects:
Music
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, Homeschool
Types:
Handouts, Printables
$2.00
17
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

I have 18 years of experience teaching elementary music, grades K through 6th. I am the Level 1 Pedagogy and Folk Song Analysis teacher at the Colorado Kodály Institute at Colorado State University. I serve on the Organization of American Kodály Educator national board as a Member at Large.

MY TEACHING STYLE

I am a Kodály inspired teacher. I also unitize some Orff and Dalcroze based music activities in my classroom.

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

I have presented music education workshops and sessions for several Colorado school districts, Colorado Music Educators Association (Colorado NAFME,) ROCKE (Colorado Kodály chapter,) RMC-AOSA (Colorado Orff chapter), NKE (Northwest Kodály Educators,) OAKE (Organization of American Kodály Educators).

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

I earned my Masters of Music Education with Kodály Emphasis from Colorado State University in 2006. I continue my professional development through Colorado music education workshops offered through ROCKE (Regional Organization of Kodály Educators,) , RMC-AOSA (Rocky Mountain Chapter American Orff Schuwerk Association), NAFME, and the Organization of American Kodály Educators National Conference.

ADDITIONAL BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

I am a happy mom of a young boy and girl and wife of the art teacher. With the little free time I have I love to play electric bass and sing rock tunes in a band!

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