Try these music composition lesson ideas and activities with your upper elementary and middle school general music students.
One of my most favorite classroom activities to do is Composition. I just love, after teaching students the basics, watching them go through the creative process. I just love watching… Read more Easy Recorder Composition →
My teaching career started way back in 2001. At first, I was a substitute (casual) teacher, and I remember, on very first day, being thrown in the deep end and… Read more Elements of Music and the Super Six – Rhythm →
If you live North of the Equator, you might be nearing the end of your school year. Personally, my year is still “warming up”. I have just started Term 2… Read more How to End the Year like a Boss! →
Using the Super Six comprehension strategies has many benefits beyond understanding text. I use the Super Six strategies in multiple ways with my classes. This week I return to work… Read more Surprising Ways to use the Super Six →
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I am so lucky, I now only have TWO WEEKS left of school for 2016!!!! Although we actually have more than that, I am taking the last week off school… Read more The Truth About Student Evaluations →
For many years now I have been asking my students to reflect on their learning process. This has come in many different ways, but after a lot of research and… Read more 4 Important Questions to ask Students →