Lesson Plans and Resources 

Check out these webinars in Australia on music education http://funmusicco.com/weekly-training-sessions/elementary-weekly-webinar/

The Significance of The Drum lesson for Gr. 1-3 http://freethechildren.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/WST-E9-Gr1-3TheArts.pdf

Integrating sounds and poetry Grade 2 Music

Grade 2's using iPads to record sounds to a poem
Grade 2’s using iPads to record sounds to a poem


Grade 1’s on a sound scavenger hunt!










Sound Matching Sound Matching –123

Composing with Images (This is great follow-up to Sound Matching and the Sound Scavenger Hunt Graphic Notation

Exploring sound activity  Sound Scavenger Hunt

Call & Response Rhythms Call & Response

Building Musical Instruments (this can be done with any found objects or recyclables, but here is a list of cool supplies if you have a budget to work with) Musical Instrument Building Sample Supply List

PSSD Central Library bin Song books gr 1

Lesson idea correlating music and science Scientific-Method-of-Sound-3rd-Grade

Have a listen to Hepburn grade 1 & 2 students making a Rainstorm

Here is the Rainstorm Lesson Outline:  Rainstorm Lesson

Recorder Methods: