Valentine Notes

Name the Valentine Notes I had a request for this Valentine worksheet and it came from one of my students. Young students love holiday inspired activities, which is why we do so many of them.  It is starting to be a tradition that I will have notes for different holidays and she wanted to know when […]

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Love Somebody (primer level)

Love Somebody Primer If your young students started in the fall, they may be past the pre-reading version of this folk song that I posted the other day. Today I am posting a very easy 0n-the-staff version.  I arranged  it with the right hand thumb on D, just like some of the Halloween songs I wrote […]

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Love Somebody, Yes I Do

Love Somebody, Yes I Do  Pre-reading version I made a lot of hearts a while back for teachers to use to work on rhythm. Since Valentine’s Day is coming up in a few weeks, I added some arms, legs, and a face to one of my hearts and put it on Love Somebody, Yes I Do.  This is a song I use to sing […]

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Rhythm Heart Beats

Rhythm Heart Beats Rhythm Heart Beats in Three An easy way to teach children the difference between rhythm and the steady beat is to use heart beats like in my worksheet Rhythm Heart Beats. When I taught music in school, I had a flannel board with nice, big, red hearts. But in piano lessons we can […]

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