Classroom Light Box Ideas
Need a little inspiration for what to say on your classroom light box? Look no farther! These sayings are perfect for music classrooms and will be sure to light up the faces of musicians in your classroom. High school, elementary, band or choir...come up. Light it up!
Dollar Store Deals for Music Teachers
Like most teachers I am such a fan of dollar stores. I can shop there to organize my classroom, create new workstations and add a little flair to my bulletin boards. I'd like to share with you just a few of my favorite finds! Flyswatters My kids are always a little in awe when they see my collection of flyswatters. (This pictures shows most of my collection.) I sometimes use them as pointers when projecting things on my white board, but most often these are used for Swat the Staff or Swat…
Teaching Music During School Closures
Teaching music during school closures can be a challenge. Distance learning for group performances, singing, making music together can't be replaced. Games, activities, videos and project ideas for music remote learning are listed here. Free downloads too!
Music ROCKS Classroom Decor Bundle
Rock star music classroom decorations. Great ideas with products that are easy to print and post. This bundle contains bulletin boards, songs of the week, proficiency scale, word wall, focus wall posters and more!
Rhythm Cards for Rockin' Repetition
Use these simple rhythm cards to establish routine and improve rhythm and steady beat skills in your music classroom. In music education the simplest ideas are the best. Your students will thank you for adding this activity to your music routine.
Mystery Instruments Music Workstation is a great way to get students thinking about the characteristics of instruments. Simple idea that can be used for several grade levels. FUN!
Questions to Ponder as You Setup Your Music Classroom
Practical tips for organizing and setting up your music room. Ideas for arranging your furniture for multiple classroom activities, DIY storage solutions, planning for transitions (singing to writing, dancing to sitting, etc…). This post is crammed full o
Farmhouse Music Room Tour
Be inspired by this farmhouse themed music room. Rustic decor and bold accents help set this music classroom up for optimal learning. Bulletin boards, flexible seating, organization ideas and more!
Music Class Decor BUNDLE - Nautical Theme
Sail through the school year with this easy to prep HUGE bundle of decor files for the music classroom. Tempo, dynamics, ensembles, advocacy, treble clef names and more are included in this 258 page download. Dive in!
Song Lyric Posters - Positive and Encouraging
Brighten your classroom with 24 bright and colorful letter sized posters with positive and encouraging song lyric quotes. Imagine your students' eyes widening and the smiles on their faces when they see "Don't believe me? Just watch!" and connect it with a song they know! Brilliant colorful and ink saving black and white versions are included. Your bulletin boards need this print and post set!
Introduction to Exit Tickets
How on earth can you effectively do formative assessment on hundreds of students a week in music class? EXIT TICKETS are the answer! Use them for any skill you are working on. Tried and tested tips and tricks are discussed in this blog post.
Music Class Decor BUNDLE - Paw Print Theme
Create a PAWSitively perfect music classroom with this set of decorations. A paw print theme is the big idea behind this colorful set. Great for an elementary or middle school classroom, there are almost 300 pages of printables to create the perfect learning environment for your students.
Reward Tags in Music Class
Learn to use Reward Tags in Music Class or any special area class. Reward tags are an incredible student behavior incentive and can be used in older students as well as Kindergarten and other young learners. You’ll find ideas for using these printable sanity savers even if you only see your students once a week.
Growth Mindset Music Bulletin Board -Think Like a Musician
Growth Mindset Bulletin Board – Think Like a Musician. Perfect for your music classroom. Looking for a way to encourage growth mindset in your music students? This music bulletin board is a perfect reminder for students to change their mindsets and improve their attitudes. Included in this download are 10 negative statements that you may hear students say and a positive one to replace it. Great for elementary and middle school students.
Pass the Chicken Review Game
Looking for a quick and easy review game? Try Pass the Chicken! Great for any classroom, this blog post shows you how to play the game and gives you a free list of music themed categories to use. FUN for music class or any classroom.