Try these different ways to make middle school music students engaged with music appreciation by using pop music singers.
Does this sound familiar? It is the start of a new school year. Both teachers and students are excited about the potential of a new year. Classes and timetables are… Read more Engaging Students in Their Learning →
Everyone is born with the ability to think critically and creatively. However, as teachers we often see both creativity and critical thinking skills stifled in preference for more “academic” pursuits.… Read more Teaching Critical and Creative Thinking in the Classroom →
Dynamics in music refers to how loud or soft is the music. It is that simple! But, because musicians and composers like to make things interesting, and sometimes difficult, there… Read more What are Dynamics in Music? →
The 8 Elements of Music are, in alphabetical order, Dynamics, Form, Harmony, Melody, Rhythm, Texture, Timbre and Tonality. Each of the elements of music are like an ingredient in a… Read more What are the 8 Elements of Music? →
Find out how to create digital lessons using your existing worksheets for your middle school and general music classes. These simple step by step instructions will show you how to create an interactive worksheet for use with your online and distance learning classes.
Check out these 3 middle school music lesson ideas that will engage and inspire your general music students. This collection of printable music worksheets are great music history appreciation teaching resources
Tips and tricks for teaching middle school and general music lessons and classes online.
March is a great time to celebrate all things Music in our classrooms. Many music educators across America will celebrate music education at their schools this month. We all know… Read more 4 Ways to Celebrate Music in the Classroom →