Literature, Movement, Seasonal, Uncategorized

In the Hall of the Mountain King

This is a seasonal favorite in my room for each grade level! Special shout out to Traci Patterson for the body percussion idea I now use with my older kids. For my little students( 1st/2nd) I love to use the song "In The Hall of the Mountain King" with the story We're Off To Find… Continue reading In the Hall of the Mountain King

Instruments, Orff, Rhythm, Solfege, Uncategorized

Ickle Ockle

This lesson is great for teaching or reviewing all sorts of things in the music room.  I have used it with 1st-3rd graders depending on what my goals were for the lesson. This year we are using it at the beginning of 2nd grade for all sorts of review.  We start by learning the song… Continue reading Ickle Ockle