Rhyming Books that You Can SING!
Have you ever noticed that music and literacy have such a strong connection? That might be odd to hear because usually it’s music and math. But just think about all the fun ways that music and lyrics play with sounds in words. It really is a fascinating idea and one that could compose another post ... Read More about Rhyming Books that You Can SING!
The Nutcracker Ballet Activities and Books ~ Nourishing My Scholar
Are you looking for ways to make the next couple of days fun as we countdown to Christmas? I've got books and activities to help your kids learn more about the Nutcracker as well as Nutcracker ballet activities.
Books You Need in Your Music Classroom - PRIMARY LIST
Books for the music classroom can be used for singing, dancing, composing, history and more! Check out this huge list of children's literature that should be on the shelves of your music classroom.
Grade 3, Lesson #1, Music Literacy
In Third Grade I switch up all of the opening warm ups, to keep them interesting for the kids, and myself as well. Because there are a lot of warm ups, I don’t teach them all in one lesson, …
Listen to the Birds: An Introduction to Classical Music
Winner of: Parents'' Choice Gold Award Throughout history birds have caught the imagination of composers and inspired their creativity, and this selection of works by Mozart, Tchaikovsky, Vivaldi, and others introduces children to classical music through the discovery of the melodious similarities between notes produced by instruments such as the flute, the organ, and the harpsichord and the birds’ songs. In addition to lovely illustrations, the book features a glossary of musical terms, a…