Tag Archives: Music
Have you ever noticed how your students know the words to every song, but you can’t seem to get them to recall the causes of World War I? Well there’s a way to combine music with history, and it is available by Fresh Prep! This site makes learning fun and interactive! It also provides … Read more
While soundboard.com is a great source for ready-made sound clips, sometimes a teacher may want to add their own soundtrack to a lesson to further engage the students. Similar to GarageBand, programmers have developed Myna; a web-based and easy to use dynamic music creation tool.
With Myna, you can:
1. Quickly create tracks and … Read more
In elementary school classrooms students are often found singing and doing finger plays and rhymes. Teachers know that music encourages learning and has been linked with a child’s language development. Music stimulates the brain, and is correlated with children building vocabulary, gaining listening skills, and understanding basic mathematical concepts. Not only does music arouse the … Read more
Many times when we think of using a SMART Board we tend to stick to the core subjects “ Math, Social Studies, Science and ELA. But what about Music? There are many sites on the Web that are great for teaching students the power of music. Here are a few sites that we think … Read more
Today’s post is for all the music teachers out there, but others might find it pretty useful as well. We want to let you know about a couple of sites we found, one with a virtual keyboard and one with a virtual piano.