lesson plans & materials

Women's History Month

A selection of composers to highlight for Women's History Month, last updated 2021. Suggested songs for each person are in the presentation notes.

Direct link to presentation: https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1ernhDWmurIYCOTmFdPM0h3Zj8OG7VdEM5eLiQGDBFXk/edit?usp=sharing

Women's History Month Slides 2021

Improvisation Unit

I recorded this series to help reinforce learning to improvise. This can be used with children or adults. Based on Developing Musicianship through Improvisation.

See the YouTube playlist here: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLyAZ0p4u0wwYZxmeq_Efwt2pYlg6lsoxZ

"Shopping for Tonal Patterns" Unit Plan

Access unit plan document here

Shopping for Tonal Patterns Lesson Plan.pdf

Corner Grocery Store - learn melody through Rote Procedure

Corner Grocery Store - singing I & V tonal patterns in major with extensions


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