High School Musical Lesson Plans

If you were thinking of using the film “High School Musical” in your lesson plans, there is a whole teaching resource available- completely free! The resource is called ” The Music In You” and is 28 pages of colour, crammed with information about the showRead more…

The Benefits of Using Flashcards in Teaching Music

Loads of music teachers use them, most have them in their “Kit bags” and the kids just love using them, but why?? What makes using flashcards so valuable to our learning and why do so many teachers and parents already use them worldwide. Here areRead more…

General Music Lesson Plan

Here are three ideas for games you can use in your next general music lesson plan to help encourage knowlege of the Instruments of the Orchestra. This game is especially designed for teachers without any musical knowledge and can be used in small groups orRead more…

Middle School Music Lesson Plan

Here are some tips for your next middle school music lesson plan which should help you to make your next  music theory lesson FUN.  As usual, let me know your sucess stories and  feel free to provide extra materials, ideas and comments of your own usingRead more…

Musical Lesson Plans

Why not create your own “musical item” in your next music class? I found inspiration from this clip called “Food Court Musical” Just a bit of fun, but why not use it with your classes to get them inspired to compose their own “If LifeRead more…

Elementary Music Lesson Plan

Here are 3 tips for teaching some Basic Music Symbols that you could use in an Elementary Music Lesson Plan. Feel free to use as many or as little as you like and if you would like to add some feedback or extra ideas pleaseRead more…

High School Music Lesson Plans

Today I have a question for you! What is the format that you use or that you would expect from a music lesson plan for high school? I started thinking about this and then thought… Why don’t I ask everyone on this page, and everyoneRead more…

Music Lesson Plan for Kindergarten

Here’s a little music game that really works well with small groups of preschoolers to elementary school children. The game is called “Notes to Riches” and it is what it sounds like – MONEY! All you need is some $1 bills play money – goRead more…

Cut down your music teaching preparation time

 At the Fun Music Company, we have many free offers and articles for you to tap into ….I wasn’t sure if you were aware that we have a free five part email course that you can gain instant access to entittled “Five Ways To Cut Down On YourRead more…

Classroom Teachers.. Do you need to teach guitar, but don't know where to begin?… here's a solution

To all the classroom teachers out there! Have you ever: Needed to teach the guitar to your general music classes, but have never played it yourself? Wanted to learn the guitar, but don’t have the time to do it? or Wanted to teach general music Read more…