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Hello There

Lyrics (Folk song) Hello there (echo)How are you (echo)It’s so good (echo)To see you (echo)We’ll sing and (echo)Be happy (echo) ALL: That we’re all here together again! For fun, add “Cha cha cha!” at the end. Sign language hello how …

Instruments in Class: Tips & Tricks 2

Lesson ideas Before we play instruments, we practice holding mallets, either with each child holding mallets or practicing with rhythm sticks on the floor. “Lightly pinch the mallets between your thumb and pointer finger, then wrap the rest of your …

Instruments in Class: Tips & Tricks 1

“Me, me, me! It’s MY turn!” Have you heard that a million times? Instruments are so fun to play! Here are some tips and tricks I’ve used when using instruments in the classroom. Before they play I mention the rules OVER and …

Classroom Instruments – Class Set Up & Storage

Storing instruments in a Music Classroom Here is how I set up my instruments in my classroom, using the beg, borrow and steal method (i.e. use what you can because the budget is small)! I also got rid of my teacher …

studio 49 1600 series bass xylophone

Classroom Instruments: Orff

Quick Intro to Orff Instruments First of all, this is a great video worth watching. https://youtu.be/YkAHIyiYC0I Cleaning, Maintaining & Repairing I know for many of you, the Orff instruments were at your school already when you got the job. So …

Classroom Instruments: Small Percussion

Students generally love to play musical instruments! They are also great for practicing rhythm and coordination. And when done correctly, they contribute to the artistry of the music-making experience! Babies / Toddlers I did not add recommended quantities, since it depends on how …

Vamos a la mar

Lyrics – Spanish (Folk song from Guatemala) Vamos a la mar, tum, tum.A comer pescado, tum, tum.Boca colorada, tum, tum.Fritito y asado, tum, tum. Vamos a la mar, tum, tum.A comer pescado, tum, tum.Fritito y asado, tum, tum,En sarten de …

Little Bunny Foo Foo

Lyrics (Folk song) 1. Little Bunny Foo Foo hopping through the forest,Scooping up the field mice and boppin’ ’em on the head. {Spoken:} Down came the good fairy. And she said: “Little Bunny Foo Foo, I don’t want to see …

The Wheels on the Bus

Lyrics (Folk song) 1. The wheels on the bus go round and round, round and round, round and round,The wheels on the bus go round and round, All through the town. 2. The drive on the bus says, “Move on …

Doctor Katchel

Lyrics (Folk song) Doctor Katchel with his satchel,Through the rain the doctor goes.Splishy splashy, squishy squashy,He makes music with his toes. See also songs about doctors tempo resources dynamics resources songs with I IV V chords Song with chords, Lesson ideas …

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