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The Music of Frederic Chopin - WebQuest and Music Composition Project

The Music of Frederic Chopin - WebQuest and Music Composition Project

In this lesson, students learn fun facts about Frederic Chopin and his music as they complete a WebQuest (Internet Scavenger Hunt) to answer questions about the topic. Then, they use that knowledge to create a music composition of their own, using Chopin’s style, using Soundation, a free Web 2.0 music creation and editing program. A complete answer key is provided for the WebQuest for easy grading, along with resources for both teachers and students. The student questions are included in both a print version and a digital (editable) version to make it easy for students to complete the lesson digitally or on paper. Also included are tutorial links to assist students with the software for the music project. This lesson was designed for middle school (grades 6-8) but could be used in upper elementary as well. Files included: • Teacher & Student Resources • Fun Facts about Frederic Chopin WebQuest Activity (print and Editable digital files included) • Fun Facts about Frederic Chopin WebQuest Answer Key • Creating Music in Chopin’s Style using Soundation
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The Music of George Gershwin - WebQuest and Music Composition Project

The Music of George Gershwin - WebQuest and Music Composition Project

In this lesson, students learn fun facts about George Gershwin and his music as they complete a WebQuest (Internet Scavenger Hunt) to answer questions about the topic. Then, they use that knowledge to create a music composition of their own, using Gershwin's style, using Soundation, a free Web 2.0 music creation and editing program. A complete answer key is provided for the WebQuest for easy grading, along with resources for both teachers and students. The student questions are included in both a print version and a digital (editable) version to make it easy for students to complete the lesson digitally or on paper. Also included are tutorial links to assist students with the software for the music project. This lesson was designed for middle school (grades 6-8) but could be used in upper elementary as well. Files included: • Teacher & Student Resources • Fun Facts about George Gershwin WebQuest Activity (print and Editable digital files included) • Fun Facts about George Gershwin WebQuest Answer Key • Creating Music in Gershwin’s Style using Soundation
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Happy Song - Free Sample

Happy Song - Free Sample

The 'Happy Song' from the Ideas Start Here songbook, part of the Kindescope range of music to support early learning Includes song, instrumental version, sheet music and lyrics
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Because it's Christmas Time

Because it's Christmas Time

Refreshing songs and lullabies to bring meaning and fun to the festive period. Ideal for concerts and Nativity plays. Contains 42 tracks, 21 songs with vocal and 21 instrumental versions. Plus sheet music and lyrics. Please note this is a digital download, you will be able to download the file to your computer after payment is completed. The file has been compressed (zipped) to speed up the download process. To unzip it right click on the downloaded file and select extract to here. 1 Santa boogie Track 1 Vocal Track Track 2 Instrumental Accompaniment 3 Little Baby Track 3 Vocal Track Track 4 Instrumental Accompaniment 5 Clap hands for Christmas! Track 5 Vocal Track Track 6 Instrumental Accompaniment 7 Shining little star Track 7 Vocal Track Track 8 Instrumental Accompaniment 9 We are the teddy bears Track 9 Vocal Track Track 10 Instrumental Accompaniment 11 The secret of the stable Track 11 Vocal Track Track 12 Instrumental Accompaniment 13 Christingle-Light of the World Track 13 Vocal Track Track 14 Instrumental Accompaniment 15 The animals said…. Track 15 Vocal Track Track 16 Instrumental Accompaniment 17 Lullaby lamb Track 17 Vocal Track Track 18 Instrumental Accompaniment 19 Christmas is a birthday! Track 19 Vocal Track Track 20 Instrumental Accompaniment 21 Come and sing a little song! Track 21 Vocal Track Track 22 Instrumental Accompaniment 23 Five Christmas presents Track 23 Vocal Track Track 24 Instrumental Accompaniment 25 Santa’s on his way Track 25 Vocal Track Track 26 Instrumental Accompaniment 27 Mary’s lullaby Track 27 Vocal Track Track 28 Instrumental Accompaniment 29 Follow us to Bethlehem Track 29 Vocal Track Track 30 Instrumental Accompaniment 31 Poor old Santa! Track 31 Vocal Track Track 32 Instrumental Accompaniment 33 Sing everybody! Track 33 Vocal Track Track 34 Instrumental Accompaniment 35 Here’s a present for you! Track 35 Vocal Track Track 36 Instrumental Accompaniment 37 Merry Christmas to you all Track 37 Vocal Track Track 38 Instrumental Accompaniment 39 Five Christmas stockings Track 39 Vocal Track Track 40 Instrumental Accompaniment 41 Because it’s Christmas Time Track 41 Vocal Track Track 42 Instrumental Accompaniment
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Ideas Start Here

Ideas Start Here

Ideas Start Here - An action packed songbook based on Expressive Arts and Design. Content: Listening; Exploration of sound and pitch; Awareness of musical dynamics and tempo; Introduction to musical expression; Care and control of percussion instruments; Introduction to other musical instruments; Confidence to join in with song; Confidence to perform to others; Participation as part of an audience; Music making with others; Learning about colours and colour mixing; Model making and fixing methods; Pattern making; Creative thoughts and ideas; Story making and role-play; Response and movement to rhythm; Ability to match movement to music; Body awareness in dance; Expressive dance. 35 songs included - 20 with vocals and 15 instrumental versions. Also contains the sheet music and lyrics for each song. Please note this is a digital download, you will be able to download the file to your computer after payment is completed. The file has been compressed (zipped) to speed up the download process. To unzip it right click on the downloaded file and select extract to here. 1 Let’s make music Vocal track Instrumental accompaniment 2 I’m in the band Vocal track Instrumental accompaniment 3 Instrument songs Vocal track No instrumental track necessary 4 Sad song Vocal track Instrumental accompaniment 5 Happy song Vocal track Instrumental accompaniment 6 Up the ladder Vocal track Instrumental accompaniment 7 Mr. Mole Vocal track Instrumental accompaniment 8 My big balloon Vocal track Instrumental accompaniment 9 Coloured crayons Vocal track Instrumental accompaniment 10 Mixing paint Vocal track No instrumental track necessary 11 Fix it Vocal track No instrumental track necessary 12 New socks Vocal track Instrumental accompaniment 13 Ideas start here Vocal track Instrumental accompaniment 14 Dream along with me Vocal track Instrumental accompaniment 15 When I grow up Vocal track Instrumental accompaniment 16 What am I? Vocal track Instrumental accompaniment 17 Teddy bear Vocal track Instrumental accompaniment 18 Dance and stop Vocal track Instrumental accompaniment 19 Body shapes Vocal track No instrumental track necessary 20 Let your body dance! Vocal track No instrumental track necessary
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Wheels Go Round - Video Song Pack for your KS1 Transport/Vehicle?Travel/Family Topic

Wheels Go Round - Video Song Pack for your KS1 Transport/Vehicle?Travel/Family Topic

This digital song pack is the ideal musical accompaniment to your cross-curricular Transport topic. We are literally saving you from ever having to sing The Wheels on the Bus ever again! This original song is contemporary, upbeat and super-easy to learn. It's ideal for EY/Reception all through KS1. The signs/actions are great fun and the silly lyrics include signs for family members as well as different modes of transport. The song pack includes a teaching video for Interactive Whiteboard (IWB) screen or any device which shows songwriter Al Start singing & signing the song and a simple shaker part if you want to include a little percussion into the mix. Lyric and chord sheets plus the audio track itself mean you can take it off-screen when the children have learned the song, and play or sing along in assembly or a show. This is another of our most requested songs, see the Teaching Notes for additional lesson plan suggestions and ideas for taking things further. Simply play the video to the children and they will copy their parts. No musical experience needed to teach this as a music lesson or add it to your topic as part of your learning journey; let us take the stress out of music teaching!
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A Pirate Adventure - Video Song Pack Original song for Pirate, Underwater, Sea Topic

A Pirate Adventure - Video Song Pack Original song for Pirate, Underwater, Sea Topic

Here's a great song for your primary/elementary Pirate Topic or for whole class or assembly singing. It is sung from the point of view of a pirate going on a voyage to find treasure. It includes some basic pirate vocabulary, seafaring lingo and lots of oh-heave-ho-ing! Our teaching video shows songwriter Al Start playing and signing the song with lyrics as subtitles. When the children have learned the song, use the audio track and lyrics sheet as back-up.
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I Love Cake - Song Pack EY, KS1, KS2 Great Original Song About Cooking & Baking

I Love Cake - Song Pack EY, KS1, KS2 Great Original Song About Cooking & Baking

This Song Pack includes song teaching video for IWB or any screen/device with makaton & subtitles, song and backing track (mp3), lyrics & chords sheets and teaching notes for lesson plan. Ukulele players - we have added the easy chords to play in C! The perfect Bake-Off accompaniment to your baking or cooking topic, a fun song for whole school assemblies or class singing. Makes a great performance piece. This is one of our most popular songs - very catchy and easy to learn, featuring a great banjo accompaniment! I sing this with nursery age up to KS2/elementary (10 yrs) and they all love it! It speeds up at the end, making this a great warm up song too! As seen on ITV show Little Big Shots UK and US!
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The Dinosaur Dance - KS1 song for your Dinosaur Topic with video, makaton & simple percussion

The Dinosaur Dance - KS1 song for your Dinosaur Topic with video, makaton & simple percussion

This song is easy to learn and teach with the IWB split-screen song video. It features Al Start singing & signing the song (using simple makaton), subtitles, easy percussion parts for tambourine or shaker, wood block and hand drum. The children simply watch and copy their parts. Split your class into 4 groups and away you go! Teaching notes explain further. I have taught this to Reception children up to Year 3 and they all love it! It's catchy and contemporary and has great dinosaur raaaaahhhs in it! Great for class singing or assembly and works well as a performance piece. The lyrics and chords are included as well as the song and backing track so once the song has been learned from the teaching video, you can simply use the audio track or play along on guitar/ukulele or piano. No musical ability needed to teach this song, let us take the stress out of your music lesson! Great for cross-curricular box-ticking - Music & Dinosaur topic!
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