Tag Archive for music

Fall Leaves

What season are we in?  FALL or also called AUTUMN. Let’s celebrate Fall! After we sing our “Hello…” song to our friends we will be talking about the changes in our world around us.  Look out the window… what do you see?  The weather is getting colder, the wind is blowing, and the leaves on the trees are not only… Read more →

Fall Pumpkins

Pumpkins in music class? Yes! In music class, I like to include holidays, seasons, & special events. The more I can make connections to what is happening around us, the more successful children are at making and creating lasting memories. As we enter fall, we see many decorations, not only in classrooms, but also in our houses and around our neighborhoods.  A… Read more →

Rhythm & Drums

It’s the start of a new week, that means we’ll be experiencing something new in music class! As we start music class, we will sing one of our welcome songs to greet our friends and get ready for music.  We need to be wide awake and ready for rhythms, so we will warm up with an old favorite… “If You’re… Read more →

April Showers Bring May Flowers

Have you noticed it has been raining a lot lately?  Music class will be all about rain.  We’ll of course start by saying & singing hello to friends.  We will talk about the month we are in… APRIL!  April is known for being the rainiest month of the year.  Why do we need rain?  Rain helps everything “wake up” &… Read more →

Shake, Rattle, & Roll

Nothing like listening to a little rock ‘n roll.  We will learn about rock ‘n roll music and have a little fun! As usual, we will start music class by singing our “morning song”. Right away we will talk about Rock Music, style, instruments, and sound.  Rock music is very unique.  It has a strong beat with percussion instruments.  There… Read more →

St. Patrick’s Day

We will be celebrating St Patrick’s Day in music class this week.  We will talk a little bit about St. Patrick’s Day.  Mainly about some of the things we may see around us in the world.  St. Patrick is celebrated by people in Ireland but also by many Irish all over the world.  St. Patrick helped the Irish a long… Read more →

Exercise & Energy

This week our music class will focus on exercise!  We need to exercise to help our body stay healthy.  In a season where it is cold and many viruses are around, it is important to not only eat our vegetables & fruit, but also exercise our bodies.  After we sing our morning song, “Hello, how are you?” we will start… Read more →

Vegetables & Fruit

Guess what?  This week in music class we will be talking about vegetables & fruit!  Why are we going to talk about food in music class?  Great question!  When children sing and actively participate, they tend to remember ideas and words easier.  That is why music is such a wonderful medium to use with children.  It is very important, especially… Read more →

Valentine Class

I’m so excited to celebrate Valentines Day all week in my music class.  I really do love sharing music each week to my favorite little ones in my life.  Let’s celebrate Valentines Day with MUSIC!  We will sing our morning “Hello” song, making sure we say hello and shake hands with our friends.  This is just one way to show… Read more →