8 alternatives to drilling flashcards for note reading help
Do you find you reach for the flashcards first when your student needs note-reading assistance? Try these 8 suggestions first for an effective change.
The Montessori-Inspired Piano Curriculum by Keyndergarten
Lila has been VERY interested in learning to play the piano lately — and although I play myself, I had absolutely no idea how to teach someone else to play! Luckily, I saw Deniz’s Keyn…
Music Centers: Rhythm Race Note Naming Edition Level 2 - Rhythm Game
This is a super fun (yet truly educational!) game where students race to the finish line by naming the names of rhythm notes! Use in your daily lessons, as part of center activities, or as a great sub plan!This is Level 2: Quarter Note, Quarter Rest, Beamed Eighth Notes, and Half Note(Also includes...
Plan the Ultimate First Piano Lesson for a Five Year Old Beginner – Colourful Keys
Lesson planning is a helpful tool for piano teachers, even if you don't follow it! This plan is for a very first piano lesson with a five year old beginner.
How to Practice Flowchart
This is flowchart is designed to help Elementary and Junior High/Middle school Band students practice effectively. Though it was designed for young students, it can also be useful in the high school band classroom. Young students often need guidance to help them when they are practicing at home. ...
Animal Alphabet Clothespin Matching cards
Alphabet Clothes Pin Matching Cards on the staff Alphabet Keyboard Clothes Pin Keyboard Cards I’ve used the little animal characters I designed to create a matching game for students who are learning the note names around middle C. Students take a clothes pin and clip it on the matching letter on the staff. It’s fun, and […]
List compiled by Joy Morin ALL-IN-ONE APPS Music for Little Mozarts ($0.99) This app corresponds with the the Music For Little Mozarts piano method books (published by Alfred), but this app is perfect for any pre-school or Kindergarten-aged piano students. The app uses the characters Mozart Mouse and Beethoven Bear to learn about high versus low sounds,… Continue reading Music Apps