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Music Decor - AQUA AND GRAY - Curwen Solfege Hand Signs, Diatonic & Chromatic

Music Decor - AQUA AND GRAY - Curwen Solfege Hand Signs, Diatonic & Chromatic

Looking for a way to spruce up your room this year? Look no further! The Aqua and Gray collection is for you! When you add a music teacher decoration set your room will shine! This set provides you with solfege posters for your room with the Curwen solfege hand signs! I have included diatonic and chromatic signs in both landscape and portrait versions. The set also includes 4 different skin tones - mix and match as you please! This is included in the Aqua and Gray Music Decor Bundle Included in this File (Download the preview for a closer look at each!): • Solfege hand sign posters in portrait (4 skin tones). • Solfege hand sign posters in landscape (4 skin tones) • Blank versions for you to edit to your needs. • Chromatics with several variations (download preview for more details and list of pitches). • All in 4 per page versions too.
pitchpublications
Orchestra Instruments Posters

Orchestra Instruments Posters

A set of posters showing a various instruments found in an orchestra. See also ‘Orchestra Instruments PowerPoint’. Visit www.knightowleducation.com for more EYFS and KS1 resources.
jbrigg
Orchestra Instruments

Orchestra Instruments

A PowerPoint giving information about the different sections of the orchestra. See also Orchestra Instruments Posters. Visit www.knightowleducation.com for more EYFS and KS1 resources.
jbrigg
Shape of you - Ed Sheeran

Shape of you - Ed Sheeran

Get the class to play the riff from Ed Sheeran’s - Shape of you! Music for: Piano/Tuned percussion Guitar Bass guitar Ukulele Boomwhackers Have fun :) NOT in the original key
iamsomewhere
A fun colourful teaching and revision  of notation. Also intro to orchestra.

A fun colourful teaching and revision of notation. Also intro to orchestra.

Lower school. Follow Rosie and Hoops as they help Professor Blithe work out the clues to the next mystery!! Resource introduces students to rhythm sums, notation spellings, composers, instruments of the orchestra, sharps and flats, and notes on the keyboard. Not going to lie - could mark this during the lesson that got the powers that be off my back, looked impressive when there were 350 of these all marked with feedback. Students enjoyed it and the lower ability GCSE enjoyed doing it “felt like doing a puzzle in a magazine”. It has massively helped with writing of sharps and flats and understanding of naturals.
Pete12b
The Greatest Showman 10 minute medley

The Greatest Showman 10 minute medley

This is a 10 minute medley that I have edited and produced. It would be great for a school performance or an assembly activity. The songs included (in order) are: The greatest show, Million Dreams, This is Me and Come Alive. There are 3 files to this resource: The Song Sheet the lyrics are in two colours, Black for solo singing parts that can be split to suit your group and Blue for the ensemble parts. The Medley MP3 This is a medley arranged by myself, it is a backing track but the original singers remain for the ensemble parts just to give the kids a bit of help. The Medley with singing MP3 I have recorded the song with vocals to show where the solo parts come in. I performed this medley with KS1 and Lower KS2 children. I split the solo parts into 3-4 lines each child, either alone or in little groups. They had no trouble learning their parts and the added ensemble vocals gave the volume needed for the big chorus parts. Please leave a review and happy singing!
rosie_m
These Days - Rudimental feat. Jess Glynne group performance

These Days - Rudimental feat. Jess Glynne group performance

Group Performance of the song These Days by Rudimental feat. Jess Glynne. It contains parts for Keyboard (melody & chords), Xylophone, Guitar chords, Ukulele chords, 3 bass guitar parts, Piano, Flute, Clarinet/Trumpet and Eb Alto Sax. EDIT: Now contains both Sibelius 7 and Sibelius 5 files.
lospolloshermana
Water Music - Composition Activity Resources

Water Music - Composition Activity Resources

Children will discover how Debussy was inspired by water before using the pentatonic scale to compose and perform their own compositions that portray a journey of water in the impressionistic style of Debussy on keyboards or tuned percussion. 11 Slides include: An opening quote based around depicting our everyday lives in music Lesson objective An introduction to Debussy, impressionism and the pentatonic scale Appraising task (4 short excerpts of Debussy’s piano music) Composition task steps to success Images of the ‘calm’ and ‘rapid’ water motifs Examples of children’s graphic scores which represent a journey of water Worksheets: ‘Calm’ and ‘rapid’ water motifs sheet music Supplementary writing sheet for the appraising task Audio files (MP3): 4 short excerpts of Debussy’s piano music that portray the flow of water: The Sunken Cathedral Goldfish Reflections in the Water Gardens in the Rain Starter/appraising task: After a brief introduction to Debussy, his compositional style and the pentatonic scale, the children will get the opportunity to listen to four excerpts of Debussy’s piano music. Depending on the children’s age, they can either use the supplementary worksheet to write about how Debussy has used the elements of music to portray either calm or rapid water or this can simply be a discussion. Composition activity: The children will use the ‘Calm’ and ‘rapid’ pentatonic motifs sheet and incorporate these, as well as their own, into a composition for keyboard or tuned percussion that portrays the journey of water. Children can work alone or as a duet, which can then be turned into a whole class performance where one group’s composition blends into another. Plenary/next steps The children will be given the opportunity to perform, listen to other group’s performances and appraise each other’s performances. They can also be given the opportunity to create a graphic score to represent the journey of water depicted in their compositions. This is an extremely easy resource to use and has produced some beautiful compositions and outstanding performances from the children in my classes. It can be used in a single lesson or for introducing a full unit on Debussy, impressionism and the pentatonic scale.
TomMatthias
Instruments of the orchestra (22 slides including information, images and interactive activities)

Instruments of the orchestra (22 slides including information, images and interactive activities)

A Power Point presentation (22 slides) containing information about the different instrument families of the orchestra, images of the main instruments in each family, and videos showing solo performances of each instrument. Highly informative and effective. I have used this resource with Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4. Pupils have been engaged throughout as they are able to see and hear the instruments being played.
joelle_t_94
Joseph Haydn Activities: Listening Maps, Glyphs, & Writing Prompts

Joseph Haydn Activities: Listening Maps, Glyphs, & Writing Prompts

This set of Franz Joseph Haydn printables are useful for Composer of the Month activities, sub plans, and for incorporating writing. Almost all pages contain a coloring or drawing element and there are listening maps, glyphs, and a writing prompt for the “Surprise Symphony,” “The Clock,” and “The Joke.” A word search is also included for early finishers and there are answer keys and sample answers for subs to reference as well as a brief description of each listening piece. Check out the preview to see what’s included. Included: •Table of Contents & Ideas for Use •Haydn Bio •Coloring page with bio •Coloring page with fill-in-the-blanks bio •Coloring page of Haydn with birth and death dates •Brief information sheet about the following 3 pieces •Surprise Symphony •Listening map •Listening glyph •Writing prompt with illustration boxes •The Clock •Listening map •Listening glyph •Writing prompt with illustration boxes •The Joke •Listening map •Listening glyph •Writing prompt with illustration boxes •Haydn Word Search
SillyOMusic
5-Note Scale Warm-Up: 3D Foldable for Beginning Band (Concert Bb)

5-Note Scale Warm-Up: 3D Foldable for Beginning Band (Concert Bb)

This is a fun five-note scale warmup to help elementary/beginning band students learn the first five notes of the concert Bb scale. It comes with folding pages that can be folded in half for assessing students on scales, and it comes in a 3D folding prism where students can practice their scales in one of three ways! The folding sheets can hang off the top of a music stand. One side asks students to write in measure numbers and note names. The other side is the scale for their instrument, without any note names or clues. The double folding sheet can be turned into a triangular prism and can rest on the music stand. One side has students number the measures and label the note names. The second side has the scale which students can play from with no clues. The third side has a blank staff where students draw their notes onto the staff. This is a great tool for differentiation because students can read from the side that meets their needs. Check out the preview to see all of the worksheets. Pages and Instruments Include: •Ideas for Use •Single Fold Warm-Up Sheets •Double Fold Warm-Up Sheets •Flute, Oboe •Clarinet, Trumpet •Alto Sax, Baritone Sax •Tenor Sax •French Horn •Bassoon, Baritone, Euphonium, Trombone •Tuba •Mallets •Blank Template
SillyOMusic
Havana - Classroom Performance

Havana - Classroom Performance

Provided in this bundle is a PDF containing: A lead sheet (melody and chords) for both keyboard and guitar (TAB) The piano riff for piano, guitar and bass Guitar chords There is also a PowerPoint presentation containing nine different musical concepts which can be taught through this class performance (e.g. broken chord, riff, etc.). The PowerPoint focuses in on the particular moment in which the concept is found and provides a simple explanation.
SheikhandRattle
Concert Bb Scale | Speed Note Naming | Full Scale Flash Worksheets

Concert Bb Scale | Speed Note Naming | Full Scale Flash Worksheets

This is a fun music activity to help reinforce note identification and increase reading fluency for notes in the concert Bb scale. It’s great for elementary/beginning band students and contains 46-pages of speed trials (similar to Mad Minute) where students can compete against the clock, each other, or themselves! Check out the preview to see what’s included. Answer keys are also in the set in case you need them for sub plans or you’d like students to check their work. I also have a set of the first 5 notes of the scale for 1st-year band in my shop. Instrument Groups Include: •C Treble (flute, oboe, mallets) •C Bass (baritone, euphonium, bassoon, trombone) •C Bass Low (tuba) •Bb (clarinet, trumpet) •Bb high (tenor sax) •Eb (alto/bari sax) •F (French horn) Each Set of Instrument Groups Include: •Ideas for competitive use •2 pitch identification sheets with whole notes •2 pitch identification sheets with whole, half, and quarter notes •2 sheets where students draw-in the notes •4 blank templates for you or the student to create their own worksheet
SillyOMusic
Creating an EDM track online

Creating an EDM track online

This is a comprehensive 6 week course for Key Stage 3 in which they will: Recognise and describe EDM (Electronic Dance Music) Use an online DAW (Soundtrap) to create a track of music (sequencing loops) Use MIDI a device correctly Upload their track online to share it with others in their year for constructive comments The extensive PowerPoint covers every aspect of these aims and guides the class through each required stage. Having developed and run this course a couple of times I can honestly say that students have really connected with and enjoyed these 6 lessons. It has served me particularly well during the final term when the focus and attention of some students in KS3 is lacking…! Perfect for the end of term. If you do not have access to MIDI devices you can still run the course! You can use the keyboard provided with Soundtrap. Everything has been embedded into the PowerPoint (videos and mp3). However, in case any links are broken I have included all required videos and mp3s.
SheikhandRattle
Famous Musicians Top Trumps Card Game set of 27 Music Lesson Starter Plenary

Famous Musicians Top Trumps Card Game set of 27 Music Lesson Starter Plenary

Set of 27 Famous Musician Top Trumps cards featuring artists, designers and inventors. Includes a page of ‘backs’ so you can print back to back, double sided. Pdf and Publisher files included to make it easier to print/display. They should print out the correct size for the smaller laminaing pouch card sizes if you wanted to laminate them. Useful as a starter or end activity.
mikedean
Music Colouring Pages: Instrument Families of the Orchestra | Music Colouring Sheets

Music Colouring Pages: Instrument Families of the Orchestra | Music Colouring Sheets

These zentangle-inspired, colouring sheets of musical instruments of the orchestra are perfect for early finishers and sub plans. They are a coloring activity for students needing to wind down. I’ve just added bonus pages, where students label the instruments in each instrument family (see thumbnail above). April 2, 2018 These are great worksheets/activities to use and reuse in your substitute plans because you can color them differently every time. Students can get pretty creative with how they color and texture each page.They will look fabulous on your music bulletin board! There are 42 instrument/family pages and 2 versions of each colouring sheet: The instrument image The instrument image with question boxes where students write in: -Name of instrument -Instrument family Included: •Table of Contents & Coloring Ideas •Brass Family •Baritone •Cornet •French horn •Trombone •Tuba •Woodwind Family •Alto saxophone •Baritone saxophone •Bass clarinet •Bassoon •Clarinet •English horn •Flute •Oboe •Piccolo •Tenor saxophone •Percussion Family •Bass drum •Chime tree/mark tree •Cymbals •Gong •Marimba •Snare drum •Tambourine •Timpani •Triangle •Tubular bells/chimes •String family •Cello •Double bass •Viola •Violin •Keyboard family •Celesta •Piano •Harpsichord •Pipe organ
SillyOMusic
Rock/Pop band pieces

Rock/Pop band pieces

Here are a selection of pieces for rock and pop bands. They includes parts for Guitar (riff and chords), Bass Guitar, Drums, Keyboard/Piano and Vocals (lyrics). Some of the keys have been changed to suit children’s voices/make them easier to play (child friendly keys) Enjoy :)
iamsomewhere
Buzzy buzzy bees! Counting song, adding one more

Buzzy buzzy bees! Counting song, adding one more

Here is a counting song that reinforces adding one more and the flowers and bees graphics boost number bonds. A fun song to sing, especially in the Spring or Summer term, and easy to add actions and movement! Vocabulary includes: one more, numbers 1 to 10. Bees, buzzy, buzzing, flowers, trees, honey.
suebleazard
Rhymes Galore (15) for EY/KS1

Rhymes Galore (15) for EY/KS1

Rhymes to chant, clap, act out and develop, promoting many learning areas: Literacy, Understanding the World, Communication Language, Expressive Arts & Design and Physical Development. Topics: mini-beasts, seaside, stars, castles, busy street, school, big & small, park and windy day. Guidance notes included for all. Save 50% with this bundle!
katewilliams_poetry
Piano Note Finder Snap

Piano Note Finder Snap

Match the musical notes on the piano to their letter names in this game of snap, aimed at young beginners. This game works best with two players. One take the letters and the other takes the piano images. Players must read the letter card and look at the piano image, using the pattern of the black notes to identify which note is highlighted. If the players’ cards match when placed, they can race to snap them! The download includes two versions; a single-sided set that you can print on thin card and a double-sided set that you can print on paper, then fold and laminate.
TeachingWEase
Understanding Western notation

Understanding Western notation

A great resource pack containing: a Powerpoint presentation, workbook and workbook answers. The focus is to develop the pupils understabdibg of Western notaion and the theory behind it.
hindlebank
Space - Writing Frames & Action Rhymes - KS1-2

Space - Writing Frames & Action Rhymes - KS1-2

Shooting stars, planets & aliens feature in these space-themed Literacy activities. There are two action rhymes for EY/KS1 + 3 graded versions of a star picture-poem; for confident/older writers there are 2 fun, illustrated poetry frames of planet and alien respectively. Guidance notes for all. These are my own designs and rhymes, home-produced, hand-illustrated, successfully tested in schools.
katewilliams_poetry
Read A Book

Read A Book

This is a song about reading books for Early Years and Key Stage 1 (although Key Stage 2 really like it too!). It has sound effects and a very catchy tune. Perfect for World Book Day. Contains vocal track, instrumental track, piano and vocal sheet music and a PowerPoint of the lyrics.
dguerrard
Musical Futures | 7  Pop Songs

Musical Futures | 7 Pop Songs

Made suitable for Ukulele, Bass, Keyboard and singers. For guitarists, see the instrument chord book I’ve added in. (1) 7 Pop Songs is the Powerpoint in PDF format to ensure all fonts and imagas stay as they were intended. All 7 songs have been shortened slightly, keys changed and everything is labelled the same for Ukulele, Bass and Keyboard. (2) These are the sheets to go with the Powerpoints, easier to print out for in class, concerts… (3) Chord Book - Ukulele, Guitar, Bass and Keyboard with loads of different chords, all labelled to match so pupils can get straight to making music together!
tbrads90
Write a class song!

Write a class song!

This is a 6 week topic that aims to give the children an understanding of the song writing process. This topic is designed to give the children the opportunity to write a song, from scratch, as a class over a six week process. It will help them to develop a good understanding of the process of writing a song, the “musical ingredients” (elements) that are needed and an appreciation of the time and skill that goes into writing a song. The children will develop an understanding of how to structure a song, creating verses, a chorus and the opportunity to compose a bridge/middle 8 as well. You do not necessarily have to be musical to do this but obviously some knowledge would help. It’s a great project for you to use for children who currently play an instrument as well, especially if you have been learning one via the wider opps/first access projects. Instruments can be easily incorporated into the topic. The topic also included opportunities for children to rap and beat box if they are not too keen on singing! The first 1-3 lessons will be spent on writing some verses and a chorus. This will be followed by adding simple accompaniment using class percussion (tuned and untuned) and other instruments your class/children may have been learning how to play. The songs will be kept in C Major/A Minor (Using the common chords C, F, G & Am). This is perfect for their vocal range and for accompanying instruments. Instrumental parts could also be added in between the verses and choruses. By the end of the topic the class with have a complete song that they can record and perform to other years and their parents. Links to curriculum/Possible assessment opportunities: Use the voice expressively and creatively by singing songs and speaking chants and rhymes Play tuned and untuned instruments musically Listen with concentration and understanding to a range of high-quality live and recorded music Experiment with, create, select and combine sounds using the inter-related dimensions of music Please note: I have used the font AR CHRISTY so you may have to edit some of the slides/fonts.
iamsomewhere
20 x Musicians Wordsearch Sheet Starter Activity Keywords Cover Music Singers

20 x Musicians Wordsearch Sheet Starter Activity Keywords Cover Music Singers

20 x Wordsearch Puzzle sheets of keywords on the theme of ‘Famous Musicians’. Wordsearches are: 1990s No.1 Artists Aretha Franklin Beatles Beethoven Bob Dylan Bob Marley Composers Elton John Gary Barlow Louis Armstrong Male Solo Artists Neil Diamond Ringo Starr Russell Watson Rod Stewart Spice Girls Stevie Wonder Take That Tina Turner Will Smith Powerpoint so can be used on the board or printed as a worksheet. Includes space for students to explain the keywords and suggested extension activities. Can take 10 minutes or an hour, depending on which activities the students complete. Ideal for the start of a lesson, a quick filler, a homework, part of a cover lesson or as a plenary on the board with a whiteboard pen. The idea behind these is to get students to become more literate and think independently about the words that could be used to describe the topic being taught. The repetition of the word over and over as they look for the word is useful in remembering the terms. Often the students will pick up on things that you would not normally expect!
mikedean
10 x Musicians Wordsearch Sheet Starter Activity Keywords Cover Music Artists Singers

10 x Musicians Wordsearch Sheet Starter Activity Keywords Cover Music Artists Singers

10 x Wordsearch Puzzle sheets of keywords on the theme of ‘Famous Musicians’. Wordsearches are: 1990s No.1 Artists Aretha Franklin Beatles Bob Marley Composers Louis Armstrong Male Solo Artists Neil Diamond Russell Watson Will Smith Powerpoint so can be used on the board or printed as a worksheet. Includes space for students to explain the keywords and suggested extension activities. Can take 10 minutes or an hour, depending on which activities the students complete. Ideal for the start of a lesson, a quick filler, a homework, part of a cover lesson or as a plenary on the board with a whiteboard pen. The idea behind these is to get students to become more literate and think independently about the words that could be used to describe the topic being taught. The repetition of the word over and over as they look for the word is useful in remembering the terms. Often the students will pick up on things that you would not normally expect!
mikedean
The Elements

The Elements

This is a 6 week topic that aims to teach the main elements of music: Pitch, Tempo, Timbre, Dynamic, Duration, Texture and Rhythm. This is done through listening to music (from Queen to Beethoven), composing songs, moving to sounds and music and creating music compositions using tuned and untuned instruments. Every lesson will focus on an element and explore its importance in music. Tuned and untuned percussion will be used in every lesson to help with this. The children will be given opportunities to improvise and create their own music and sounds. Standard notation will be used to help children develop an understanding of music/rhythm reading. Songs/chants will also be sung to accompany the lessons, developing their singing voices every week. An opportunity for the children to write their own class song will also be used to develop their singing and compositional skills. As well as plenty of compositional and improvisation opportunities, lessons are also inspired by Kodaly/Dalcroze/Orff ideas and methods, allowing children to explore music through sound and movement. Links to curriculum/Possible assessment opportunities: Use the voice expressively and creatively by singing songs and speaking chants and rhymes Play tuned and untuned instruments musically Listen with concentration and understanding to a range of high-quality live and recorded music Experiment with, create, select and combine sounds using the inter-related dimensions of music Please note: I have used the font AR CHRISTY for a lot of the slides so it may look slightly different!
iamsomewhere
Mega bundle - KS3 Music Schemes of Work with full resources

Mega bundle - KS3 Music Schemes of Work with full resources

25% cheaper than buying the resources separately. This bundle includes a wide range of KS3 topics with schemes and work and full resources, including PowerPoints for every lesson. Each of these topics and have been taught successfully multiple times in various schools. This bundle includes the following topics: Elements of music Instruments of the Orchestra Cartoon Music Film Music Minimalism Fusion Rap & Hip Hop Samba Song Writing The Blues TV Advert Music
mdomine
Mini bundle - KS3 Music Schemes of Work with full resources

Mini bundle - KS3 Music Schemes of Work with full resources

A range of KS3 Music topic with schemes of work and full resources and PowerPoints for each lesson. These schemes have all been taught successfully multiple times. This bundle includes: Elements of Music Cartoon Music Instruments of the Orchestra Film Music Minimalism Samba
mdomine
Three Little Birds

Three Little Birds

Arrangement of Bob Marley’s “Three Little Birds” for ukulele’s. Chords, and riff and bass-line in tablature, key of “A”.
tantrumcoxzoe
Movie Keyboard Project - The Orchestra

Movie Keyboard Project - The Orchestra

This SOL introduces students to the orchestral families but does so practically. Each family is represented by a different movie theme which students learn to play on the keyboard as well as learning about the instruments in each family. Brass - Imperial March from Star Wars Strings - Pirates of the Caribbean Percussion - Harry Potter Woodwind - Lord of the Rings While this is a practical scheme of work, it would also be suitable for non-specialist teachers or cover lessons, because all resources included links to bespoke YouTube tutorials. These resources/tutorials could also be used for homework tasks (QR codes are provided for students to access the videos). The resources were produced as a PowerPoint which contains several custom fonts to match the movies. The editable version is included as well as an embedded font version and a full PDF version.
FlippingFantastic