Organized Chaos: Teacher Tuesday: world music- finding "authentic" music for the classroom. Links to FREE resources for world music, tips for quickly checking sources for authenticity, suggestions for teaching world music in the elementary music classroom.
World Music Project and Presentation. This is an in-depth research and oral presentation task that would suit students in grades 5-8. It requires students to choose a country and research the instruments and music of that country. ♫ CLICK through to read more or save for later! ♫
World Music Introduction: Pirates Find the Treasures! This is an excellent set of resources for exposing students to a wide variety of music from different cultures. Works great as an introduction or capstone to a world music unit, or as a stand-alone lesson. Powerpoints, video links, worksheets, and lesson ideas included.
Organized Chaos: Teacher Tuesday: Native American music in elementary music. Lesson ideas for kindergarten and lower elementary. Classroom instruments, steady beat, same and different phrases, movement. Wee Hee Nah, Epanay.