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The Music Room

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The Music Room is a podcast for elementary music teachers looking to learn helpful strategies, lesson ideas, songs, and more, for distance and hybrid learning, and beyond! Through discussion and interviews, Aileen will cover everything from Kodaly-inspired teaching, to decolonizing practices, to classroom management. For more helpful ideas for music educators, visit www.mrsmiraclesmusicroom.com

The Music Room is a podcast for elementary music teachers looking to learn helpful strategies, lesson ideas, songs, and more, for distance and hybrid learning, and beyond! Through discussion and interviews, Aileen will cover everything from Kodaly-inspired teaching, to decolonizing practices, to classroom management. For more helpful ideas for music educators, visit www.mrsmiraclesmusicroom.com

Location:

United States

Description:

The Music Room is a podcast for elementary music teachers looking to learn helpful strategies, lesson ideas, songs, and more, for distance and hybrid learning, and beyond! Through discussion and interviews, Aileen will cover everything from Kodaly-inspired teaching, to decolonizing practices, to classroom management. For more helpful ideas for music educators, visit www.mrsmiraclesmusicroom.com

Language:

English

Contact:

7402155254


Episodes

#069, Exceptional Learners In The Music Room

10/20/2021
In this podcast episode, Aileen interviews Bryson Tarbet about exceptional learners in the music classroom. Bryson offers suggestions and resources for how best to teach exceptional learners in your elementary music lessons.

Duration:00:26:14

#068 Virtual Music Concert Ideas

10/6/2021
In this podcast episode, Aileen discusses three ways to present a performance when "in person" concerts aren't possible, because of COVID-19 regulations.

Duration:00:10:54

#067, Productivity Hacks For Music Teachers

9/22/2021
In this podcast episode, Aileen discusses five productivity hacks for busy music educators, from thinking carefully about when to say "yes," to using themed days to get tasks done.

Duration:00:17:19

#066, Elementary Music Lesson Activities We're Loving

9/8/2021
In this podcast episode, Aileen and Katie discuss activities that are working for grades K-2 and 3-5 in the music room so far this year, as well as activities they are planning for the future.

Duration:00:50:16

#065, Looking Back And Looking Forward

5/19/2021
In this podcast episode, Aileen and Katie look back on the 2020-2021 school year, and look forward to the 2021-2022 school year, discussing everything from tech tools, to lesson structures, to how we'll learn this summer.

Duration:00:36:07

#064, Collaboration In The Music Room

5/5/2021
In this episode, Aileen interviews two colleagues, Ashley Ellerman and Sarah King, about collaboration in the music room. They discuss projects they've collaborated on, tech tools, and more!

Duration:00:42:42

#063, Music Curriculum Suggestions

4/14/2021
In this podcast episode, Aileen discusses different print and digital music education curricula, as well as print and digital resources, with suggestions for creating your own!

Duration:00:19:48

#062, What We Can Learn From This Year

3/24/2021
In this podcast episode, Aileen discusses what we can learn from this year, from tech tools, to building student relationships, to educating ourselves about social justice. Specific ideas for learning from this year and implementing next year are shared.

Duration:00:20:35

#061, Gender Neutrality in the Music Room

3/10/2021
In this podcast episode, Aileen interviews Amy Abbott about gender neutrality in the music room. They discuss song choices, language adaptations, and more, to help students feel safe in the music classroom.

Duration:00:21:57

#060, Time Management For Music Teachers

2/24/2021
In this podcast episode, Aileen discusses how she manages time as a blogger and podcaster, and as a music teacher. Business strategies such as batching and scheduling are discussed, with ideas for adapting to the music classroom.

Duration:00:16:47

#059, What's Working in the Music Room

2/10/2021
In this podcast episode, Aileen and Katie discuss what's working in the socially distanced and virtual music classrooms, from lesson ideas, to tech platforms, to building relationships with students.

Duration:00:31:12

#058, Steady Beat And Rhythm

12/6/2020
In this podcast episode, Aileen discusses strategies for teaching students the difference between steady beat and rhythm. From steady beat activities to tracking icons, to instrument playing, lots of tried and true activities are shared!

Duration:00:24:49

#057, Self Care For Music Teachers

11/18/2020
In this podcast episode, Aileen discusses self-care for music teachers, from reading for enjoyment, to saying no (when it's not a hard yes.)

Duration:00:19:12

#056, Tech Tools For The Music Room

10/21/2020
In this podcast episode, Aileen interviews Katie Wardrobe from Midnight Music about tech tools for the music room, from tools for lesson delivery, productivity, portfolios, and more!

Duration:00:53:52

#055, Successes And Challenges This Fall In The Music Room

9/23/2020
In this podcast episode, Aileen talks with frequent co-host Katie, as well as Carrie and Tanya from the Music Teacher Coffee Talk Podcast, about successes and challenges this fall with in person and distance learning in the music room. They discuss what feels the same, what feels different, their favorite activities, and more!

Duration:01:14:18

#054, First Week Of Virtual Teaching

9/8/2020
In this podcast episode, Aileen discusses her first week of virtual teaching, from her challenges, to her successes, to specific activities that worked well for the virtual music classroom.

Duration:00:24:48

#052, If We Can't Do X, Let's Do Y

9/5/2020
In this podcast episode, Aileen discusses different scenarios and solutions for the fall, with the COVID-19 crisis. Originally aired June of 2020.

Duration:00:32:45

#053, What The Fall Will Look Like

8/26/2020
In this podcast episode, Aileen and Katie discuss what the fall will look like for both of them in their music classrooms. Socially distanced teaching and virtual learning will both be discussed, with ideas for room set-up, ideas for preparing for the school year, and more!

Duration:00:51:39

#051, Practical And Heartfelt Encouragement For Home Learning

4/25/2020
In this podcast episode, Aileen interviews Nyssa Brown about home learning. Nyssa offers practical strategies for distance learning for music educators, including how to take care of yourself, how to use technology to connect with students, and more.

Duration:00:50:43

#050, Distance Learning In The Music Room

3/30/2020
In this podcast episode, Aileen and Katie discuss thoughts on distance learning, from tools they are using, to ways they are interacting with students digitally.

Duration:00:57:05