Teaching Ideas For Using STOMP in a General Music Class

I just found this STOMP Clip that would provide great inspiration for students in the music classroom of approx junior high school standard. Lesson Plan Ideas Make A STOMP Ensemble Have the class watch a portion of a dvd about the group STOMP. Afterwards, theRead more…

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Teaching Music To Children

How to help young children to have fun and retain more in music. I had this question posted to me a few weeks ago and after careful research and consideration have posted this reply. I know this will be of value to many music teachersRead more…

Percussion Lessons

Learn to dazzle and inspire your students with percussion instruments. Great music teachers are forever growing new skills and are developing new areas of expertise in new instruments. The old saying goes ” if you’re not growing, you’re dying” and this is so true inRead more…

Classroom Management Ideas for Music Teachers

Earlier this week I posted about a competition which we are running at the Fun Music Company, where we are asking for contributions to a new bonus ebook called “The Music Teachers Survival Guide”. This will be a bonus that is given away with someRead more…

Online Music Competition for Music Teachers

Many of our best resources and upgrades have come about because of direct suggestions from music teachers and parents just like you. We’re always looking to improve further, so we’re having an exciting new contest! in this contest not only do you have the opportunityRead more…

Free Music Games

Have you ever tried teaching “Young Persons Guide to the Orchestra” by Benjamin Britten before? Sounds easy to any music teacher doesn’t it. You get the recording, print off a few worksheets , get the kids to label a few instruments and charts about theRead 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…