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Not ready to lead the band

November 12th, 2013 · No Comments · Content-Art

But you will have a much better understanding of the orchestra (and each section) after viewing this interactive orchestra.  Click on a section and take a short quiz- this would work well on a SMARTBoard.  For the complete post on TeachersFirst, please click here.

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Making music with little ones

October 28th, 2013 · No Comments · Classroom

  Here is a cute site for music for younger students (K-2).  Help Quincy make the band by matching the instruments (either by shape or sound).  This would be good for a SMARTBoard. Enjoy Quincy and the Magic Instruments (from TeachersFirst read the entire post here).

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Jazz is to democracy..

September 15th, 2013 · No Comments · Content - Social Studies, Content- Cross Discipline, Content-Art

This interesting site using short videos to make comparisons between jazz and our basic democratic principles.  Let Freedom Ring is hosted by retired Judge O’Connor and Wynton Marsalis, this is an unusual combination of the arts and history.  For the complete post, click here on TeachersFirst.

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Let the music begin!

May 23rd, 2012 · No Comments · Content-Art

Here is an interactive site to help younger students learn about the instruments. Quincy and the Magic Instruments is an interactive site that would be perfect on a SMARTBoard or as a center. (From  iLearnTechnology)

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