The secret to effective Junk Percussion classes

How to use Junk Percussion to engage and motivate students of all ages.

Moving from Singing to Playing

Learn how students can move from singing a song through to learning some simple tuned percussion parts in Grade 2.

Fun Action Song for Grade 1

Learn a wonderful fun action song for Grade 1 called “Kye Kye Kule”

Resource celebrating the 44th anniversary of Hip-Hop

A fun lesson for older students which uses the excellent “Google Doodle” published in August 2017.

Warming up a Concert Band

Fun ideas for warming up a band at any level

Percussion Rhythm Score Reading Idea

A fun little rhythm score suited for untuned percussion instruments

Boomwhacker Fun for Special Needs Children

Ideas on how you can use boomwhackers with any children, no matter their ability levels

Garageband for iPad Tutorial extended

An extension to a previous activity for learning how to put together a song using Garageband for iPad.

Middle school Practical Ideas

Ideas for using junk percussion in the middle school to engage middle school students

Composition Lesson with Boomwhackers

Ideas for getting creativity going with Boomwhackers