My Favorite Nutcracker Music Lessons: Organized Chaos.Ideas for lessons using The Nutcracker, especially for elementary students! Movement, form, instrument play along to practice basic rhythms, arrangement project. Perfect for winter!
Truth or Dare Music Jenga: Organized Chaos. Fun center activity for elementary music (or for older kids too!). Easy to put together with just a few supplies. Use the pre-made cards or make your own to fit any skill or concept students are working on in class. Lots of applications!
Most people don’t understand how an ADHD brain is wired. Well-meaning parents, teachers, and spouses suggest organization or concentration techniques that work for them and then they’re surprised (even angry) when we don’t see the same results. No amount of 'trying harder' will change things; these 11 coping strategies just might.