notes

Music Workshops Part 1

Contributor: Matt Derstine | Length : 49 | File type : Audio

What are some reasons for teaching music in our schools? Come explore the ingredients for good music. What is the determining factor in what makes music good or bad?

Music Workshops Part 2

Contributor: Matt Derstine | Length : 44 | File type : Audio

What are some reasons for teaching music in our schools? Come explore the ingredients for good music. What is the determining factor in what makes music good or bad?

Music Workshops Part 3

Contributor: Matt Derstine | Length : 51 | File type : Audio

What are some reasons for teaching music in our schools? Come explore the ingredients for good music. What is the determining factor in what makes music good or bad?

How to to Take Good Notes

Contributor: James A Goering II | File type : Document

Students who take notes in class outperform students who don’t take notes. Studies have shown that students who don’t take notes in class can forget almost half of what the teacher said within 15 ... Read More

How to Read: Improving Reading Comprehension

Contributor: James A Goering II | File type : Document

Most people know how to “read,” but not nearly as many can comprehend what they read. Reading comprehension is a skill. In this student handout, James outlines methods for reading effectively. ... Read More

I’m a Music Teacher. Now What Do I Do?

Contributor: Yuriy Kravetz | Length : 7 | File type : Video

You've agreed to teach music. Now what? Yuriy describes the goals you should consider for your classes, and lays out a step-by-step method for teaching sight-singing. View or download on Vimeo or d... Read More

That Golden Routine: The Power of Daily Music Practice

Contributor: Jeff Swanson | Length : 5 | File type : Video

How do you train 6-year-olds to sing well? How do you train high school students? While students' voices mature as they grow older, Jeff encourages teachers to use the same techniques—and expect sim... Read More

Worksheet 1.2 Drawing Notes

Contributor: Nolan Martin | File type : Teaching Material

A music worksheet where students draw different notes at the correct pitch on a bass or treble clef. Additionally they must show the value of a note in comparison to another. Download this workshee... Read More

Worksheet 1.4 Dotted Notes

Contributor: Nolan Martin | File type : Teaching Material

A music worksheet where students place bar lines and write the value of notes with the quarter note being one beat. Download this worksheet now or read it below. ... Read More

Worksheet 1.6 More Counting

Contributor: Nolan Martin | File type : Teaching Material

A music worksheet where students count beats for different notes. They fill in a chart with the value of each note given two different time signatures. They simplify some figures. Download this wor... Read More