I originally came across this wonderful chant at http://steedreads.wikispaces.com/file/detail/Hands+Go+Up+storytime+song.m4v I was browsing through different librarian wiki's when I first got hired. I wanted to get some ideas on library management with the little ones who seemed so wiggly! I tho...
Back to School Songs for Preschoolers
10 fun back to school songs for preschoolers with free printables.
Brain Breaks: 7 YouTube Channels to Get Kids Moving
Great for re-charging and re-focusing, these 7 Youtube channels will get your kids moving and grooving at school or at home. Great for brain breaks.
Learning to read music is an important aspect of learning to play the piano.Music notation uses symbols to represent the various audible components that make up a song. Since music takes place over a period of time, music is intended to be read like a book.
20 Homemade Musical Instruments
Kids love making music! Here are 20 super clever homemade musical instruments you can make at home. Such a fun preschool kids activities. Do your kids love making music? Most toddler, preschool, and kindergarten age kids naturally love music and are looking for ways to make music out of pots & pans or anything else […]
Music with Kids: Song Cubes and Finding the Beat - Pre-K Pages
DIY Song Cubes to help children learn music "old favorites" and practice finding and keeping the beat; for preschool, pre-k, and kindergarten.
How to Teach the Difference between the Rhythm and the Beat
A fun and simple musical theory and rhythm game to teach the difference between finding the beat and the rhythm of a song to kids.
Xylophone Craft with free printable
This fun xylophone craft works on colour and size matching.The following post contains affiliate links, which
Make a simple drum for preschool fun! - How To Run A Home Daycare
My previous ‘Musical Mondays’ post invited you to add some songs and instruments to your circle time routine. Here is a simple craft activity to extend the fun for your daycare children. Drums are an ideal instrument to make when you have a wide variety of ages because they appeal to younger children and older ones.…Continue Reading...
A Fun Way to Teach Kids Musical Note Values - Let's Play Music
"Magic Feet Follow The Beat" is a fun & engaging game to introduce kids to basic music theory. March to the beat of a drum & learn some note values!