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Make Moments Matter: A Music Education Podcast

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I love teaching music to kids! I am a certified Orff Schulwerk teacher and plan to share lessons about singing, playing instruments, recorder technique, creative movement, improvisation, guided listening, and other techniques that will help you teach music better! Find more information and ideas on my blog: www.MakeMomentsMatter.org

I love teaching music to kids! I am a certified Orff Schulwerk teacher and plan to share lessons about singing, playing instruments, recorder technique, creative movement, improvisation, guided listening, and other techniques that will help you teach music better! Find more information and ideas on my blog: www.MakeMomentsMatter.org

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United States

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I love teaching music to kids! I am a certified Orff Schulwerk teacher and plan to share lessons about singing, playing instruments, recorder technique, creative movement, improvisation, guided listening, and other techniques that will help you teach music better! Find more information and ideas on my blog: www.MakeMomentsMatter.org

Language:

English


Episodes

End of Year Lessons and Q&A Week 15 - Spring 2022

4/18/2022
This episode of the podcast is a replay containing the audio version of the Musical Monday LIVE video recorded on 4/18/22. This week I talked through some of the questions you sent in over the last week! Take the quick survey here: https://bit.ly/3L0181W If you’re not familiar with musical Mondays, every Monday night at 8 p.m. Eastern time I go live on Facebook and Instagram to share about the lessons that I’m using in class with my students. I give a recap of my K-5 lessons and...

Duration:01:00:07

First Grade Zoo Concert Recap - Spring 2022

4/11/2022
This episode of the podcast is a replay containing the audio version of the Musical Monday LIVE video recorded on 4/11/22. This week I shared about my most recent zoo-themed concert for first grade: Groovy Zoovy Zoo. If you’re not familiar with musical Mondays, every Monday night at 8 p.m. Eastern time I go live on Facebook and Instagram to share about the lessons that I’m using in class with my students. I give a recap of my K-5 lessons and then do a deep dive about one grade level and...

Duration:00:58:36

Focus on Drumming Lessons - Spring 2022

4/4/2022
This episode of the podcast is a replay containing the audio version of the Musical Monday LIVE video recorded on 4/4/22. This week I shared my lesson plans and ideas for drumming lessons. If you’re not familiar with musical Mondays, every Monday night at 8 p.m. Eastern time I go live on Facebook and Instagram to share about the lessons that I’m using in class with my students. I give a recap of my K-5 lessons and then do a deep dive about one grade level and share the books, instruments,...

Duration:00:59:57

Focus on Kindergarten - Spring 2022

3/28/2022
This episode of the podcast is a replay containing the audio version of the Musical Monday LIVE video recorded on 3/28/22. This week I shared my kindergarten lesson plans focusing on hens, ducks, and sol-mi songs. If you’re not familiar with musical Mondays, every Monday night at 8 p.m. Eastern time I go live on Facebook and Instagram to share about the lessons that I’m using in class with my students. I give a recap of my K-5 lessons and then do a deep dive about one grade level and share...

Duration:00:57:14

Focus on Concerts - Spring 2022

3/21/2022
This episode of the podcast is a replay containing the audio version of the Musical Monday LIVE video recorded on 3/21/22. This week I shared some ideas about how to prepare/plan for a concert, promoting the show, connections with parents, and lots more. If you’re not familiar with musical Mondays, every Monday night at 8 p.m. Eastern time I go live on Facebook and Instagram to share about the lessons that I’m using in class with my students. I give a recap of my K-5 lessons and then do a...

Duration:01:02:21

Focus on Sub Plans and Digital Resources - Spring 2022

3/14/2022
This episode of the podcast is a replay containing the audio version of the Musical Monday LIVE video recorded on 3/14/22. This week I shared my favorite substitute teachers and digital resources. If you’re not familiar with musical Mondays, every Monday night at 8 p.m. Eastern time I go live on Facebook and Instagram to share about the lessons that I’m using in class with my students. I give a recap of my K-5 lessons and then do a deep dive about one grade level and share the books,...

Duration:01:00:48

Focus on Jazz, Kindergarten, and Fifth Grade - Spring 2022

3/7/2022
This episode of the podcast is a replay containing the audio version of the Musical Monday LIVE video recorded on 3/7/22. This week I shared my lessons with a focus on Jazz Appreciation and my lessons for Kindergarten and Fifth Grade. If you’re not familiar with musical Mondays, every Monday night at 8 p.m. Eastern time I go live on Facebook and Instagram to share about the lessons that I’m using in class with my students. I give a recap of my K-5 lessons and then do a deep dive about one...

Duration:00:58:24

Focus on Women's History Month & St. Patrick's Day - Spring 2022

2/28/2022
This episode of the podcast is a replay containing the audio version of the Musical Monday LIVE video recorded on 2/28/22. This week I shared my lessons with a focus on Women's History Month Books and St. Patrick's Day Lessons. If you’re not familiar with musical Mondays, every Monday night at 8 p.m. Eastern time I go live on Facebook and Instagram to share about the lessons that I’m using in class with my students. I give a recap of my K-5 lessons and then do a deep dive about one grade...

Duration:00:54:12

Focus on Fourth Grade - Spring 2022

2/21/2022
This episode of the podcast is a replay containing the audio version of the Musical Monday LIVE video recorded on 2/21/22. This week I shared my lessons with a focus on Fourth Grade and melodic composition using nursery rhymes. If you’re not familiar with musical Mondays, every Monday night at 8 p.m. Eastern time I go live on Facebook and Instagram to share about the lessons that I’m using in class with my students. I give a recap of my K-5 lessons and then do a deep dive about one grade...

Duration:00:59:01

Focus on First (Peter and the Wolf) and Second Grade (Rhythm Dice) - Spring 2022

2/14/2022
This episode of the podcast is a replay containing the audio version of the Musical Monday LIVE video recorded on 2/14/22. This week I shared my lessons with a focus on First (Peter and the Wolf) and Second Grade (Rhythm Dice). If you’re not familiar with musical Mondays, every Monday night at 8 p.m. Eastern time I go live on Facebook and Instagram to share about the lessons that I’m using in class with my students. I give a recap of my K-5 lessons and then do a deep dive about one grade...

Duration:01:00:35

Focus on Second and Fifth Grade - Spring 2022

2/7/2022
This episode of the podcast is a replay containing the audio version of the Musical Monday LIVE video recorded on 2/7/22. This week I shared my lessons with a focus on Second Grade note reading/arranging and Fifth Grade Song Arranging. If you’re not familiar with musical Mondays, every Monday night at 8 p.m. Eastern time I go live on Facebook and Instagram to share about the lessons that I’m using in class with my students. I give a recap of my K-5 lessons and then do a deep dive about one...

Duration:00:56:32

Focus on Kindergarten and Family Folk Dance Night - Spring 2022

1/31/2022
This episode of the podcast is a replay containing the audio version of the Musical Monday LIVE video recorded on 1/31/22. This week I shared my K-5 lessons for the wee with a focus on Kindergarten lessons and 3rd Grade Family Folk Dance Night preparations If you’re not familiar with musical Mondays, every Monday night at 8 p.m. Eastern time I go live on Facebook and Instagram to share about the lessons that I’m using in class with my students. I give a recap of my K-5 lessons and then do a...

Duration:00:58:40

Focus on Visuals in the Classroom - Spring 2022

1/24/2022
This episode of the podcast is a replay containing the audio version of the Musical Monday LIVE video recorded on 1/24/22. This week I shared ideas about using visuals in the elementary music classroom. If you’re not familiar with musical Mondays, every Monday night at 8 p.m. Eastern time I go live on Facebook and Instagram to share about the lessons that I’m using in class with my students. I give a recap of my K-5 lessons and then do a deep dive about one grade level and share the books,...

Duration:00:57:26

Focus on Second & Third Grade - Spring 2022

1/17/2022
This episode of the podcast is a replay containing the audio version of the Musical Monday LIVE video recorded on 1/17/22. This week I shared my second and third grade lessons If you’re not familiar with musical Mondays, every Monday night at 8 p.m. Eastern time I go live on Facebook and Instagram to share about the lessons that I’m using in class with my students. I give a recap of my K-5 lessons and then do a deep dive about one grade level and share the books, instruments, songs, and...

Duration:00:59:17

Focus on Second Grade - Spring 2022

1/10/2022
This episode of the podcast is a replay containing the audio version of the Musical Monday LIVE video recorded on 1/10/22. This week I shared my K-5 lessons with a focus on second grade If you’re not familiar with musical Mondays, every Monday night at 8 p.m. Eastern time I go live on Facebook and Instagram to share about the lessons that I’m using in class with my students. I give a recap of my K-5 lessons and then do a deep dive about one grade level and share the books, instruments,...

Duration:01:00:15

Focus on December Lessons and Resources - Fall 2021

11/29/2021
This episode of the podcast is a replay containing the audio version of the Musical Monday LIVE video recorded on 11/29/21. This week I shared some of my favorite resources and lessons for December. If you’re not familiar with musical Mondays, every Monday night at 8 p.m. Eastern time I go live on Facebook and Instagram to share about the lessons that I’m using in class with my students. I give a recap of my K-5 lessons and then do a deep dive about one grade level and share the books,...

Duration:00:59:25

Focus on December Lessons and Resources - Fall 2021

11/22/2021
This episode of the podcast is a replay containing the audio version of the Musical Monday LIVE video recorded on 11/22/21. This week I shared some of my favorite resources and lessons for December. If you’re not familiar with musical Mondays, every Monday night at 8 p.m. Eastern time I go live on Facebook and Instagram to share about the lessons that I’m using in class with my students. I give a recap of my K-5 lessons and then do a deep dive about one grade level and share the books,...

Duration:01:00:11

Focus on K-2 Thanksgiving Lessons - Fall 2021

11/15/2021
This episode of the podcast is a replay containing the audio version of the Musical Monday LIVE video recorded on 11/15/21. This week I shared some of my favorite books for December as well as some K-2 lessons for Thanksgiving. If you’re not familiar with musical Mondays, every Monday night at 8 p.m. Eastern time I go live on Facebook and Instagram to share about the lessons that I’m using in class with my students. I give a recap of my K-5 lessons and then do a deep dive about one grade...

Duration:00:59:07

Focus on Orff Instrument Improvisation 2 - Fall 2021

11/8/2021
This episode of the podcast is a replay containing the audio version of the Musical Monday LIVE video recorded on 11/8/21. This week I shared some of my favorite lessons that incorporate improvisation on the Orff Instruments. If you’re not familiar with musical Mondays, every Monday night at 8 p.m. Eastern time I go live on Facebook and Instagram to share about the lessons that I’m using in class with my students. I give a recap of my K-5 lessons and then do a deep dive about one grade...

Duration:00:58:21

Focus on Orff Instrument Improvisation - Fall 2021

11/1/2021
This episode of the podcast is a replay containing the audio version of the Musical Monday LIVE video recorded on 11/1/21. This week I shared some of my favorite lessons that incorporate improvisation on the Orff Instruments. If you’re not familiar with musical Mondays, every Monday night at 8 p.m. Eastern time I go live on Facebook and Instagram to share about the lessons that I’m using in class with my students. I give a recap of my K-5 lessons and then do a deep dive about one grade...

Duration:00:57:33