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Ways to Teach Instruments in Elementary Music Room

SEPTEMBER: Teaching singing, song writing, instruments, and movement – 32m

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    This speech piece adds different instrument parts that play different ostinati.

    Materials needed: rhythm or melodic instruments

    Grade level: upper elementary (can modify for lower elem.)

  • Recorder-Lesson-5-GA-Song

    This lesson will teach students to play G-A on the recorder, while keeping a steady beat and counting the rhythm.

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    "Alabama Gal" is a folk dance that is so much fun! Your students will love this dance. Be sure to watch the YouTube video to help you see this dance in action that I included the link to in the lesson plan.

    Materials needed: device to watch the lesson on

    Grade levels:
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