Back to school bargains for music theory teachers

Today we’ve got some great news for users of our “Printable Music Theory Books”, and all teachers of music theory. We’ve been working really hard behind the scenes, just completing an update to the answered version of both level one and two of Printable MusicRead more…

Keeping Students Engaged in Music Lessons

I’ve just found  a very nice  article written by a talented K-8 music teacher, Monica Attel who shares some of here her best tips and tricks with teaching young children. In the article, she suggests that wearing hats works for her, because it’s a wayRead more…

Enjoy Singing with Vocal Warmup Songs

Have you ever wanted to know how the best choral directors and trainers get the best out of their choirs? What they say? What they do? and How they make it fun? Well now here’s your chance to find out. Here at the Fun MusicRead more…

Interactive Whiteboards for Music Teaching – What the current situation is.

    Do you teach with an interactive whiteboard? Do you enjoy using an interactive whiteboard in the music classroom? What would be your ideal method of use on an interactive whiteboard in the music classroom? At The Fun Music Company, we are curious aboutRead more…

Two New Music Advocacy Documentaries

I’m always on the lookout for great music advocacy video’s and today, I’ve just found two new ones- just in time to watch over the US Summer break! Here are the trailers of them both. Gustovo Dudamel is always an inspiration to me with hisRead more…

Assessments – What we added to Printable Music Lesson Plans….. And WHY!

I’m not a big fan of assessments. However, I understand that they are a necessary part of teaching for most schools. Unless you are in a Montessori or alternative learning environment assessments are a necessary and indispensable part of what we do as teachers. AtRead more…

A Sneak Peak of our World Music Teaching Resource

Today at the Fun Music Company today, we are extremely excited to announce the launch of our long awaited music lesson plan resources called  World Music Lesson Plans. We have been working on this set of teaching resources for months now and we know thatRead more…

Using Peak State in Music Education

Last weekend we finished a Tony Robbins event in Sydney called “Unleash the Power Within” and have to say it totally rocked! It was a weekend full of energy, learning and being in an “active” state of mind . Because of it, I feel thatRead more…

A New Music Theory Worksheet Video Resource

Part of our commitment at the Fun Music Company is to not only create great music teaching resources, but also to support you as you start working through the worksheets with your classes. We plan to do this with some quick videos that you canRead more…

Wanted: Choir Trainers and Choir Directors!

The Fun Music Company is just starting a brand new product, which we hope to release later this year. This product will be called Fun Warmups for Choir (or similar, we’re not totally sure of the title yet), and it will feature: A student bookletRead more…