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The Wonder Pod Toolkit

The Wonder Pod Toolkit

The Wonder Pod Toolkit is an exciting young person centred resource using innovative technologies with fun workshops to enable everyone to learn new skills and form healthy friendships through creativity. The kit includes warm up games, one off activities and extended projects/lesson plans utilising the technology introduced earlier in the kit. Each activity explains the ideal group size, time needed, equipment you will need and the skills that will be developed - from team building and leadership to just pure fun! This kit is perfect for music, media and drama teachers who are looking to introduce technology into their classes. It's also a great way to try something new!
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Short Vowels-Singing My Sounds Phonics Series

Short Vowels-Singing My Sounds Phonics Series

30 pages of lesson plans and activities 11 mp3 recordings of Short Vowel songs, chants & games 5 printable patterns for short-vowel puppets 5 emergent readers tied to the songs U.S. Common Core Standards addressed in program The phonics program, “Singing my Sounds,” with music and lyrics by award-winning composer, Steven Traugh, and activities by Susan Traugh provides students with a multi-modality phonics curriculum. Steven and Susan’s collaborations have won accolades and awards for their effectiveness and engaging style. Teachers have reported “phenomenal” student participation leading to comprehension of the materials in record time. While an excellent tool for all young learners, this program is especially effective with ESL, ELL, ELD, special needs and at-risk students. Research into the ASD community has also shown that music can have a profound effect on the autistic learner.
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Healthy Songs to Stay Smart & Strong

Healthy Songs to Stay Smart & Strong

Teachers and parents agree that these 14 engaging songs and games are an essential part of teaching "healthy habits." The magic of music makes the subjects of Hygiene, Diet, Exercise and Sleep engaging, fun and most of all memorable.
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"Smart Songs for New Moms"- Infant Brain Building

"Smart Songs for New Moms"- Infant Brain Building

Songs have always been an important part of nurturing newborns. This collection of "Infant Approved" songs will stimulate learning, build confidence and provide hours of mutually gratifying interaction between you and your child.
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"Wake, Wiggle & Work" - Fun Songs to Start the Day

"Wake, Wiggle & Work" - Fun Songs to Start the Day

Get the day started on the “Right Foot” with this fun collection of 14 movement songs and games while you review colors, shapes, numbers, letters and more. Your students will want to do these engaging songs over and over. Teachers report that there are enough songs in this collection to provide you with movement music for the whole year. ➢ Research has shown that children do better in school when they begin their day with movement activities. ➢ NOTE: Instrumental versions of some songs are provided to allow students to extend the lesson by creating their own movements. ➢ These songs and movement games will help your students “get the wiggles out” and improve concentration, attention span, listening skills and creativity. ➢ These activities help the increasing number of sedentary students coming to school behind in their brain development due to a lack physical activity. ➢ Using “Wake, Wiggle & Work” everyday is great way to motivate your reluctant learners. ➢ Another benefit is that these activities have been shown to improve students’ attitude toward school and raise attendance rates.
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Frozen Lapbook

Frozen Lapbook

©Disney’s FROZEN has taken the world by storm. Take advantage of the opportunity by using this Lapbook as a teaching tool. FROZEN is filled with life lessons and moral values that can be taught while children have fun working through and putting together this amazing hands-on Lapbook! Designed for grades K-8. This ebook format includes a downloadable PDF file. Just follow the instructions, cut, fold, glue, and create!
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Quiet Time Song

Quiet Time Song

'Quiet Time' is a song about all the places we have to be quiet in life (church, library, movies). With a refrain on calming down for a nap or bedtime at night, this is a fun, lighthearted song on the ukulele for all the kids to enjoy. This song allows for kids to learn about these quiet places in a fun and educational way.
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Q cards for entire half term

Q cards for entire half term

Too much on your plate? Just want activities that don't need planning and are engaging? Look no further! If you download this resource you will have a bank of activity ideas and display q cards for adults. Great for cover situations or last minute activities! Please review and tell me what other types of qcards you would like. Enjoy! includes activities on: owl babies, minions, magic, silly soup, we are going on a bear hunt, car drawing, playdough dinner, dinosaurs
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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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