Snowball Splat - A Poison Rhythm Game
Poison Rhythms - Snowball Splat Such a fun way to practice reading rhythms. I have kids clap them, but you could drum them or play them on xylophones too. 5 different levels means I can use this 1st through sixth grades! WooOot!
Books You Need in Your Music Classroom - Upper Elementary List
Picture books and chapter books for the music classroom are essentials. Explore this list of books appropriate for upper elementary that cover instruments, composers, careers, history and more.
Mrs. King's Music Class: Classroom Conversations - Let's Talk About Talking
Taming Classroom Conversations and yet encouraging essential learning conversations can be tricky! In this post learn some ideas for keeping student talking in your classroom but in a constructive way. Give those talkers something to do and teach them a
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.
14 Unusual and Incredibly Fabulous Bulletin Board Borders
14 Unusual Bulletin Board Boarders Pool noodles, cupcake papers, LEGOS? These unusual and incredibly fabulous border ideas are easy to do. WARNING: Using these in a hallway may cause major student traffic problems as everyone stops to take a look!
Punch Cards in Music Class
More than a reward or an incentive, these punch cards are a fun way to assess student knowledge. Use them in your classroom like an exit ticket or maybe part of a workstation rotation. Student engagement and behavior aren’t a problem with this great ide
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!
Mrs. King's Music Class: Note Toss Workstation
Music Workstation FREE download – Note Toss. Learn how to create this DIY music center with a few easy materials. Your students will love playing this game in your classroom and you’ll love their excitement at reviewing note values. This workstation ca
Valentine's Day Bulletin Board
Valentine's Day bulletin board for any classroom. Use cupcake papers to make a giant, heart-shaped "candy" box. Read this post to learn how.
Lap Packs - How to Use Them and Why You'll Want To
Lap Packs are inexpensive ways to get students writing in music class. Customize them to include exactly what your music students need. This article has some great ideas for their use and FREE downloads!