One of the things I love most is to build an entire day around music or even build an entire day around one single preschool song. When I [...]
I wrote this article for Teaching Tiny Tots a few months ago on teaching simple songs to preschoolers. In this article, I talk about using the S-I-M-P-L-E method when introducing [...]
A fun song for growing seeds... The seed growsAs your child sings this song, have the child bend low to the ground and as the seed grows, have the child [...]
A couple of days after presenting the 'Simple Songs for Preschoolers' workshop, I took the opportunity to visit one of the schools. The teachers didn't know I was coming, I [...]
Last week I had the opportunity to present the music I have written with two groups of teachers. These two meetings were a good practice run for helping me to [...]
There are a variety of ways you can use musical instruments in the classroom. Create a music center and try adding... Baskets of musical instruments A CD Player A pretend [...]
Music and fingerplays are a wonderful tool for teaching in the preschool classroom. Do you have a favorite song or fingerplay that you sing or say often with your preschool students? [...]
It is a must that every early childhood educator spends time learning a wide variety of fingerplays. Come and learn more about fingerplays.