Easel Activities are a valuable tool for teaching interactive elementary music lessons. See the full post for ways to increase student engagement using this simple tool. Be sure to download the 2 FREE resources for your music classroom. Enjoy!
Creating weekly lesson plans can be an exhausting, endless task. Don't pass up this set of FREE Yearly Planning Charts. and tips to simplify your elementary music curriculum. You will be planning with ease in no time.
Spending a little time on lesson plans will help your school year go much smoother and help you be a more effective elementary music teacher.
Sneak more music literacy activities into your classes with these tips and ideas to develop music literacy using vocal warm ups.
Elementary music teachers are instrumental in building middle school and high school music programs. See how you can make a difference.
Designing Black History lessons doesn't have to be difficult. Click to read for ideas and tips for creating authentic lessons for your elementary music classroom.
Children's storybooks in elementary music are perfect for setting the stage and establishing a historical context for a song or piece of music.
Take a BIG breath and read on for tips and ideas to help create a low-stress distance learning classroom for both teachers and students.
Your music lesson plans should include these 6 patriotic songs for elementary students. They are perfect for any patriotic holiday.
TumbleBooks aren't just for elementary classrooms. There are many TumbleBooks for the elementary music classroom as well and they are valuable resources for online teaching.
Do you need distance learning ideas for the end of the year, recognizing student achievement online, & providing a positive closure this most unusual year? Don't miss this helpful post.
Are you faced with teaching elementary music classes online in response to COVID19? Read on for ideas & tips to teach distance-based learning.
Buyers who leave feedback for Teachers Pay Teachers products earn credit toward classroom resources. Don't miss the 4 easy steps for how to earn TpT credit.
Increasing music advocacy by involving others is one of the quickest and most effective ways to build support for your music program. Grow your tribe.
You can increase music advocacy by developing music literacy in the elementary music classroom. See how you can implement these strategies at your school.
Do you need help gaining support for your music program? Don't miss these actionable steps to build music advocacy in the elementary music classroom.
8 Reasons to Use Camp Songs in the Elementary Music Classroom Provide a positive musical experience and encourage the appreciation of music by balancing and integrating learning with high energy camp songs and games.
Do you need simple ways to celebrate student success in your elementary music classroom? You can recognize REAL student achievement and increase motivation. And best of all, there is NO COST & NO EXTRA PREP!
Originally written as a series of Instagram posts, these tips to prevent teacher burnout will help keep you rejuvenated and ready to go every day.
TpT site-wide sales only occur a few times a year. Check out these tips to help you get the most value for your students in your classroom.
For some students, it has been a long time since they were in the classroom. Welcome them with engaging Back to School music activities.
Children of different ages are not maturationally ready for the same activities, so HOW do you create music activities for grades K-5? Check out these ideas and activities.
Back to school time means teaching rules and procedures. What better way to teach music rules than by using music rules rhythm activities!
Traditional camp songs can be a valuable addition to your elementary music class. See these fun ways to actively engage your students.
Do you have any students that are reluctant to participate in elementary music classes? See these tips to involve all students all the time.
Assessment in elementary music should be authentic, quick, valid, reliable and FUN! Integrate assessment into music activities while building music literacy.
You can talk less & teach more music.With these tips, you can be a more effective teacher, enjoy teaching more & your students will learn more too.
Boom task cards in elementary music can be an important tool in developing music literacy. Check out this post with links to a FREE rhythm set.
Time is precious in elementary music classes. It is important to integrate music reading into every lesson using an efficient, systematic strategy.
Developing music literacy requires sequential lessons which build on prior learning. Music reading skills should be the foundation of music classes.