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The Music Room (formerly Mrs. Miracle's Music Room) is a podcast for music teachers looking to learn strategies, lesson ideas, songs, and more! Through discussion and interviews, Aileen and Katie will cover everything from traveling on a cart to the Kodaly philosophy to multicultural music. For more helpful ideas for the music educator, visit www.mrsmiraclesmusicroom.com

The Music Room (formerly Mrs. Miracle's Music Room) is a podcast for music teachers looking to learn strategies, lesson ideas, songs, and more! Through discussion and interviews, Aileen and Katie will cover everything from traveling on a cart to the Kodaly philosophy to multicultural music. For more helpful ideas for the music educator, visit www.mrsmiraclesmusicroom.com

Location:

United States

Description:

The Music Room (formerly Mrs. Miracle's Music Room) is a podcast for music teachers looking to learn strategies, lesson ideas, songs, and more! Through discussion and interviews, Aileen and Katie will cover everything from traveling on a cart to the Kodaly philosophy to multicultural music. For more helpful ideas for the music educator, visit www.mrsmiraclesmusicroom.com

Language:

English

Contact:

7402155254


Episodes

#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

#049, Pacing In The Music Room

3/12/2020
In this podcast episode, Aileen discusses how to improve pacing in the music room, from creating routines, to talking less, to allotting time for activities in your written lesson plans.

Duration:00:23:27

#048, Why I Chose To Be A Music Teacher

2/26/2020
In this podcast episode, Aileen discusses why she chose to be a music teacher, and the steps she has taken to ensure she still loves it today!

Duration:00:19:06

#047, Three Failures In The Music Room

2/12/2020
In this podcast episode, Aileen discusses three failures she has had in her music room, from a musical program, to trying to fit too much into a lesson, to folk dancing, and how she turned those failures into successes!

Duration:00:23:25

#46, Teaching Disabled Students In Music

1/29/2020
In this podcast episode, Aileen interviews Megan Simcox about teaching disabled students in music class. Aileen and Megan reflect on disabled students in theatre and music, adaptive tools for the music room, how to adapt our teaching to best meet the needs of all students, and more!

Duration:01:05:37

#45, Perspectives Of A Student Teaching Supervisor

1/15/2020
In this podcast episode, Aileen interviews Colleen Rice about being a student teaching supervisor. They discuss traits of a successful student teacher, how to navigate the edTPA, and more.

Duration:00:42:53

#44, Your Music Educator Journey

1/3/2020
In this podcast episode, Aileen discusses six stages of your music educator journey, and how to figure out which stage you are at, to help you make goals and resolutions for the new year.

Duration:00:19:08

#043, Classroom Management In The Music Room

12/18/2019
In this podcast episode, Aileen interviews Debbie O'Shea about strategies for improving classroom management in the music room, from focusing on positive relationships with students, to using music as its own reward.

Duration:00:50:30

#042, PBL In The Music Room

12/1/2019
In this podcast episode, Aileen discusses the what, why, and how of project-based learning in the music room. Specific examples and lesson procedures are outlined.

Duration:00:26:48

#041, Decolonizing The Music Room

11/13/2019
In this podcast episode, Aileen interviews Brandi Waller-Pace about applying decolonizing practices in the music room. Folk song research, listening lessons, resources, and more are discussed.

Duration:00:39:18

#040, Moving Beyond Methodology

10/30/2019
In this podcast episode, Aileen interviews Nyssa Brown about moving beyond methodology, including lesson ideas for deeper level thinking, how to interpret the NCAS, and more!

Duration:00:57:39

#039, Peek At My Week

10/17/2019
In this podcast episode, Aileen discusses activities from each lesson she's teaching this week, from the "Highway No. 1" dance with 1st grade, to a "Mango Walk" Orff arrangement with 5th grade!

Duration:00:26:16

#038, PBIS in the Music Room

10/2/2019
In this podcast episode, Aileen and Katie discuss PBIS in the music room, to improve classroom management, student behavior, and classroom culture. Suggestions are given for trying this in your music room and/or school.

Duration:00:39:07

#037, Five Free Tech Tools for the Music Room

9/10/2019
In this podcast episode, Aileen discusses free tech tools for the music room, from Chrome Music Lab to QR codes, and other "techie" stuff.

Duration:00:25:46

#036, Five Must - Dos For Back - To - School

8/21/2019
In this podcast episode, Aileen discusses five must-do tasks for back-to-school in the music room, and five nice-to-do tasks. Topics from decorating, to writing engaging lessons, to creating a music brochure, will be explored.

Duration:00:24:01

#035, Multicultural Music

6/10/2019
In this podcast episode, Aileen interviews Joan Litman about multicultural music in the music classroom. Aileen and Joan discuss the successes and challenges of teaching music from other cultures, teaching literacy through these songs, and resources for understanding text and context.

Duration:00:22:16

#034, Three New Things I Tried This Year

6/1/2019
In this podcast episode, Aileen discusses three new things she tried in her music room this year: Differentiated centers, PBL, or Project-Based Learning, and Escape Rooms. She also explores what she'd like to try next school year.

Duration:00:17:59

#033, Student Teachers In The Music Classroom

5/16/2019
In this podcast episode, Aileen discusses tips for student teachers succeeding in your music room, from asking deeper level questions to carefully planning out your time with them.

Duration:00:20:34

#032, A Peek At My Week

5/9/2019
In this episode, Aileen discusses the lessons she's doing this week, from composing in small groups with 1st graders using the song "See the old witch," to doing centers to practice ti and the major scale with 5th graders.

Duration:00:29:13