TeacherVision - Lesson Plans, Printables and more Free Trial  Member Benefits  Sign In    
We have merged TeacherVision's international content onto one website. Educators around the world can use TeacherVision.com to browse an extensive library of teaching materials. You can still find relevant content for Australia, Canada, the United Kingdom, and the United States in our Educators' Calendars.  [x] CLOSE

Theme Library

Girl playing flute

Music Resources for Teachers

Bring some music into your classroom with lessons and printables! Celebrate Music in Our Schools Month in March or enjoy music on a regular basis with your students. We have multicultural activities incorporating Mexican, Native American, Chinese, and South American music into your curriculum; you'll find printable instructions for building musical instruments; they'll learn the history of musical genres like Rock 'n' Roll and Jazz with detailed references; and of course, there are lyrics of plenty of songs for you and your class to sing and enjoy!

Digital Books

Eyewitness: Music


Music: Express the Tension
Music Printable Book (K-4)
Curious George "Ten Little Monkeys" Song
The Story of the "Star-Spangled Banner"
"I'm Thankful for . . ."
Medieval Music and Dancing
Music: Computing Rests
More Popular Music Printables

Clip Art

Drum Kit
Tenor Saxophone
More Music Clip Art

Lesson Plans, Grades K-5

Movement and Circle Games
Patterns in Music and Math
Rhythms and Body Percussion
Math and Music: Fibonacci Sequence
Observing Sound Waves
Traditional Circle Game from Puerto Rico
Singing Lesson for Grades K-4
More Popular Music Lesson Plans, K-5

Lesson Plans, Grades 6-12

Billie Holiday's Song "Strange Fruit"
Jazz and Math: Rhythmic Innovations
Native American Music: Call-and-Response
Jazz and Math: Improvisation Permutations
Numbers and Songs
Graphing Pitch
Defining Jazz Music
More Popular Music Lesson Plans, 6-12


Chinese Music
Native American Instruments
Math and Music: Leonardo of Pisa
The Job of a Musician
Contemporary Native American Music
"Star-Spangled Banner"
Billy Strayhorn Interview


Basic Music Knowledge Quiz
ABC Order -- Music Terms
History of Music Quiz

National Standards for Arts Education

National Standards for Music Education
Technology Strategies for Music Education
Teaching with *NSYNC

Classroom Management

Discipline Strategies in the Music Classroom
Follow Me Freeze
Strategies for Making Music Happen
Music Class -- Rules to Remember
Music Self-Improvement Chart

Social Studies & Music Connected

Introduction to Mariachi Music
Guide to the Symphonies Activities
Tap Your Feet
Native American Musical Instruments
Making a Maraca
Spanish and Latino Influence on Music and Dance
Reggae - True or False
More Popular Social Studies Activities

Reading, Language Arts, & Music Connected

Lesson Planning Center
"Frere Jacques" Translations
Action Poems and Songs
Finger Clappers, Snappers, and Tappers
Classical Music: Improving Children's Development
Patriotic Poems and Songs
The Composer Is Dead Teacher's Guide
More Popular Reading & Language Arts Activities

Math & Music Connected

Numbers and Songs Student Guide
Tips for Writing a Song
Curious George at the Parade: Band Member Shuffle
Ratio Rag
Help the Music Monster
More Mathematics in Music Activities

Science & Music Connected

Can Sound Travel Through Things?
The Beetles and the Bedbugs Song
Science and Music: Rubber Band Music
Science and Language Arts: I Hear a Symphony
Musical Motivation
Investigate Activity: Listening to Sound Through Matter
Investigate Activity: Changing Pitch
More Science Activities

Foreign Languages & Music Connected

Chinese Percussion Music
Classify the Dynamics of Music
Music for Fuhng Yang Wha Gu (Flower Drum Song)
Making Panpipes
Han Chinese Music Scales
Making a Koto
Austrian Yodeling
More Foreign Language Music Resources

Health, Physical Education, & Music Connected

Head and Shoulders, Baby Chant
More Health & Physical Education Activities


Do your students love videos? We have a growing collection of videos (including related activities) for holidays and events, including: women's history, Memorial Day, Independence Day, slavery & the Civil War, U.S. Presidents, handwashing awareness, the Common Core, American History, and the environment. Enjoy!

May Calendar of Events
May is full events that you can incorporate into your standard curriculum. Our Educators' Calendar outlines activities for each event, including: Backyard Games Week (5/18-25), Buy a Musical Instrument Day (5/22), and Memorial Day (5/25). Plus, celebrate Asian-Pacific-American Heritage Month, Inventors Month, Physical Fitness & Sports Month, and Water Safety Month!

Teaching with Comics: Galactic Hot Dogs
Reach reluctant readers and English-language learners with comics! Our original teaching guides to the Galactic Hot Dogs comic series (chapters 1-4 and 5-8), as found on Funbrain.com, will take students on a cosmic adventure while engaging their creative minds. Plus, find even more activities for teaching with comics, featuring many other classic stories.

Now available: Galactic Hot Dogs in print! Buy it at bookstores now.

Poptropica Teaching Guides
Poptropica is one of the Internet's most popular sites for kids—and now it's available as an app for the iPad! It's not just a place to play games; each of the islands featured on the site provides a learning opportunity. Check out our teaching guides to four of Poptropica's islands: 24 Carrot Island, Time Tangled Island, Mystery Train Island, and Mythology Island.

Free 7-Day Trial for TeacherVision®

Sign up for a free trial and get access
to our huge library of teaching materials!
Start Trial