One Minute Club

Years ago I got an idea from Jane Bastien, the noted composer and music educator, to have a One Minute Club with my piano students. In order to be a member, students have to “say and play” grand staff flash cards in one minute or less. In order to commemorate their success, I started making […]

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Piano Recital Certificate – Traditional

Recital Certificate If the colorful  certificate from my last post was too much, you might be interested in this  certificate I made for my older students. This one is made to be printed on parchment paper that you can buy at office stores and even some craft stores.  Students work really hard for their recital and enjoy coming up […]

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Fishy Scales Revised

Fishy Scales Several years ago I posted these cute fish as a motivation for my younger students to learn scales. Another teacher gave me the idea, and it has proved to be lots of fun and very motivating for my elementary students. There are two colors of fish, one for major and one for minor. […]

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