Harmony Teacher Resources
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Be Sharp and Never Flat
An outstanding lesson on music awaits your young composers! They learn about patterns found in music, the different sections of an orchestra, and see the differences between musicians and a composer. Excellent streamed videos and good worksheets are included in this outstanding lesson plan.
2nd - 4th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 41 Downloads
New Review Articulation: Singing Words That Communicate
How does a singer keep an open, relaxed throat, a rich tone, and pure, matched vowels while articulating the words of a song? Oh, it's easy if you follow the directions and practice the exercises in this, the third in a series of four vocal music lessons.
3rd - 10th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 1 Download
Music from the Renaissance
Here is a wonderful collection of lessons that focus on the music produced during the Renaissance period. Vocal music, instrumental music, and dances that were common to this era are all studied. Learners should understand the impacts that history, religion, and culture had on the art forms produced during this colorful time.
5th Visual & Performing Arts 47 Views 168 Downloads
Music Vocabulary Game
Do your students know about Bach, instrument families, beats, and harmony? If they do, then they should have no problem winning this music trivial game. This game is interactive and contains nine questions, sound, and animation.
4th - 5th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 14 Downloads
Celebration of Mexicanos Through Music, Dance, and Art
Students participate in a variety of lessons/activities designed to teach them about Mexico. They discuss the language and the flag of Mexico. Students learn about the celebrations, family values, music and food of Mexico. The final project, a Pinata, ties together different aspects of the unit into a final celebration.
K - 2nd Social Studies & History 56 Views 206 Downloads
The Blues . Music Education
In this lesson students will learn about finding the blues in a variety of musical styles. They will investigate instances of the blues form heard in mainstream pop music, along with exploring the musical styles of two new artists who are helping to keep
Pre-K - 6th Language Arts 32 Views 53 Downloads
Jazz music, Dance and Poetry
Learners view video and become familiar with the type of movement in jazz dance. In this jazz dance instructional activity, students write a cinquain about jazz dance. Learners recognize the elements of jazz dance and the type of music associated with it.
4th - 8th Language Arts 15 Views 101 Downloads
The Dove That Flew Away
Prior to playing their Tutti instruments, fifth graders practice harmony, pitch, and rhythm. They sing, clap, and echo the musical pattern they are going to play, focusing on harmony and pitch. They then practice the same song on their instruments as a class ensemble.
5th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 3 Downloads
Spring Has Come
Using their Orff instruments, your third graders can learn to play as a music ensemble. They work together and in small groups to practice melody, harmony, and rhythm for the song, "Spring Has Come." This lesson is intended for use with the text, Spotlight on Music.
3rd Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 7 Downloads
I'll Rise When the Rooster Crows
You've found some instructional ideas on how to teach music, using Orff instruments. The class practices rhythm, melody, and harmony as the play each part of the song. For use with the Mcmillian/Mcgraw-Hill text, Spotlight on Music.
4th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 1 Download
When I Was Young
The woodblock, xylophone, and metallophone are the focus of this Orff ensemble music arrangement. Kids practice playing their instruments keeping rhythm, pitch, and harmony as the focus of the lesson. They echo the teacher by patting a rhythm on their laps, then play their parts of the song, "When I Was Young.
4th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 8 Downloads
Hill an' Gully
Sixth graders will practice pitch, harmony, form, rhythm, and syncopation by singing, clapping, and beating music patterns on their tutti instruments. They do this and then practice the song, "Hill an' Gully" found in the text, Spotlight on Music.
6th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 7 Downloads
The Carnival is Coming
Your musicians need to practice before they can play like masters. They'll practice by singing and clapping out the musical patterns, rhythms, and harmony for the song "The Carnival Is Coming." They will then play this song on their tutti instruments as an ensemble.
5th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 9 Downloads
Mizuguruma: The Water Wheel
If your first graders can play Orff instruments, then this lesson could come in handy. They'll practice playing each part of the song, The Water Wheel in small groups and then as an ensemble. This lesson is for use with the text, Spotlight on Music.
1st Visual & Performing Arts 10 Views 24 Downloads
Night Herding Song
Mirroring is the teaching technique used to instruct learners in this music lesson. They mirror the patted rhythm as it is done by the teacher, they work to create a rocking sound with the way they create rhythm and play their Orff instruments.
4th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 5 Downloads
Playing percussive instruments is fun! It also helps kids understand music instruction, rhythm, and playing together. The class uses Orff instruments to practice, then performs the song, "Achshav." The songs for this and other lessons like this are found in the text, Spotlight on Music.
4th Visual & Performing Arts 5 Views 2 Downloads
Aesthetic Connections in Music and Visual Art
High schoolers discuss aesthetics using an existing and student-created program music. They describe music, propose meanings in music and defend their points of view.They also describe and defend music and visual arts representations of subject matter not related to the arts.
11th Visual & Performing Arts 5 Views 33 Downloads
The glockenspiel, xylophone, and woodblock players all mirror the musical pattern before they play the song, "Sea Shell." Pitch, rhythm, and playing as an ensemble are the focuses of this early music lesson to be used with the text, Spotlight on Music.
4th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 5 Downloads