Draw Notes on an iPad and You Can Also Print Them!
Valentine Rhythm Hide and Seek
Today’s Throwback Thursday features a set of worksheets to help students learn how to draw notes using an iPad or other mobile tablet. There are so many apps available for mobile devices that you can use your favorite. I have presented sessions at numerous workshops to demonstrate how to use Notability (for the iPad) and […]
Are You a Line or Space?
For Throwback Thursday I’m posting a very popular Valentine rhythm hide and seek game called Valentine Card Rhythm Hunt. It’s one of the most popular free games on my site because it is fast, easy, and children love it. Read below for the original post. Also, tomorrow is the last day to get the awesome […]
Will You Be My Valentine – Pre-reading Piano Sheet Music
For today’s Throwback Thursday I am bringing back something that turned out to be lots of fun as well as helpful. Scroll to the end for the free 5-page PDF. I am always looking for something different to do with my students, to shake things up a bit and add some fun to piano lessons. […]
Find the Starting Note
Will You Be My Valentine is a NEW (and free) pre-reading version of an original beginning Valentine piano sheet music solo. Last week I posted an on-the-staff version, so today I’m sharing the pre-reading version. If you have students who started piano this year, they will love this easy to play freebie. Over the years I’ve discovered […]
Cards to Help Music Reading
Find the Starting Note Level 1 Find the Starting Note level 2 [Find the Starting Note, today’s Throwback Thursday, is a set of pages to help students find their hand position and was originally posted about 10 years ago. Since for the past few months I’ve been posting some info and material to help students […]
Notey Noteheads Flash Cards [My last post expressed the frustrations we have when intelligent and musical students have trouble with note reading at the piano. But there is hope, and no matter how much trouble a student has, they can improve. They may not turn into our best sight-reader, but with time we can help […]