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Unified Voices for Music Education

Lesson Plans  |  Download “We Will” Video  |  Letter of Support  |  Suggested Social Copy

 

LESSON PLANS

 

Band Lesson Plans

Get your favorite song ready – because Dr. Earvin is teaching us how to take attendance in a fun and interactive way with music students! Kick off your music classes with this quick activity to get your students engaged and ready to learn.

To see Dr. Earvin’s attendance check lesson and other full-length lesson plan videos, click the link below!

Printable Attendance Check Lesson

BAND LESSON VIDEOS

Choral Lesson Plans

Warm up those vocal chords by singing along with Dr. Fox! Will you sing your name for us in major chord or minor chord? Start by pressing play now!

To see Dr. Fox’s interval chord identification lesson and other full-length lesson plan videos, click the link below!

Printable Interval Chord Identification Lesson

CHORAL LESSON VIDEOS

Elementary General Music Lesson Plans

Put your heart into creating music making lessons with those elementary students of yours by following along with Dr. Campbell! Your students will be feeling “pumped” and ready to learn more after this lesson!

To see Dr. Campbell’s Rhythm lesson and other full-length lesson plan videos, click the link below!

Printable Rhythm Review Lesson

ELEMENTARY GENERAL MUSIC LESSON VIDEOS

6-12 General Music Lesson Plans

If you could create a soundtrack to your life – what songs would you include? A song from the year you were born? Your guardian’s favorite tune? Something from your favorite movie? The possibilities are endless! Dr. Robinson walks us through creating a soundtrack for YOUR life.

To see Dr. Robinson’s “Soundtrack of your life” lesson and other full-length lesson plan videos, click the link below!

Printable Soundtrack of your Life Lesson

6-12 GENERAL MUSIC LESSON VIDEOS

Jazz Lesson Plans

Students will be feeling the rhythm after this fun and interactive lesson with Mr. Diaz! From instruments to arms – he will show you how to make this work from home or in the classroom those first few weeks of school.

To see Mr. Diaz’s 8th note articulation lesson and other full-length lesson plan videos, click the link below!

Printable 8th Note Articulation Lesson

JAZZ LESSON VIDEOS

Music Technology Lesson Plans

Did you know: music is just organized sounds? Think about the sounds you hear every day … pots clanging, birds chirping – what do you hear? Mr. Finney shows us how to build and plan out music from our every day sounds!

To see Mr. Finney’s Music and Technology 101 lesson and other full-length lesson plan videos, click the link below!

Printable Music and Technology 101 Lesson

MUSIC TECHNOLOGY LESSON VIDEOS

 

DOWNLOAD “WE WILL” VIDEO

DOWNLOAD “WE WILL” VIDEO

 

LETTER OF SUPPORT

Share with those in your community why music education is important to you. By taking the time to write a personal letter to elected officials, school administrators, principals, etc. demonstrates that the issue is important to you and may be effective in influencing change, sparking conversation and maintaining crucial contact during this time.

Don’t forget to share specific information about why music education is critical to a well-rounded education for all students. We support you and your commitment to students through music. Feel free to share our letter of support alongside yours.

 

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SUGGESTED SOCIAL COPY

Teachers

  • Music has the power to support and heal students as they face uncertainty this school year, but they need music teachers to guide them. Let’s use our voices to fight for them. Share this video to spread the word, so we can support their needs through music. #UnifiedVoicesforME
  • As a music teacher, I believe in the power of music to heal, inspire, and support students. They need us to use our voices and fight for them. Share this video and spread the word about #UnifiedVoicesforME. Together, we will make a difference for our students through music.

Nonprofits & Advocates

  • It’s crucial that we support students this school year and music is key. Share this video to spread the word about the need to keep music in students’ lives. #UnifiedVoicesforME