Balloon Popping meter: as the children sing well, a leader pulls on the ribbon from behind. If the kids have mastered a song, the balloon makes it to the top, where it is popped. Fun idea for review, but potentially irreverent? If all the songs are mastered, the kids get tootsie "pops."
Examples of using Aurasma (Augmented Reality) in the elementary music classroom to explore composers and listen to gifted young performers. Aurasma is free for iPad and web site. Video examples included. QR codes... so last year! :)
In this worksheet, Draw the Ornaments, the students have to draw the note on the staff instead of just identifying it, as in my other Christmas worksheets. I think it is fun to use different colors, if you have them … Continue reading →
The Chorister's Corner: COLOR TOSS (Great and simple review game - would be fun to change things up a bit in Nursery, too. She includes a list of songs to go with the rainbow colors. Maybe St. Patrick's day??)