Students Who Can’t Read Music
Helping piano students with learning problems

I have had students who can barely read music. I can’t blame it on the method book, the previous teacher, lack of parental support, or even lack of practice. I’ve been their sole teacher. I do everything I possibly can do. There is simply a disconnect between what is on the printed page and what […]

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How to Remember Whole and Half Rests

Whole Rest Half Rest Poster It’s Throwback Thursday, and here is a post from 2008! This poster is a great way to help students remember the difference between whole and half rests, which look so much alike to new readers. I keep posters on a display stand on the low table in front of the […]

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Rhythm Round About
This is a fun board game to teach students rhythm values.

Rhythm Round About Today is Thursday, and that means it’s Throwback Thursday! What better printable to repost than the best board game you can find to help students remember rhythm vocabulary. Plus it is FREE, because I want all children to have joyful piano lessons. I originally posted this in 2011 and it has consistently […]

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