Tag Archives: listening music

Issue 33: Music in 5/4 time

With the Olympic Games looming large in my planning for the Summer Term’s lessons, my thoughts have turned to all things involving “5” for inspiration. So, to start off, here are some suggestions for music to listen to, which all … Continue reading

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Issue 24: Journey into Space – Composition

Several schools that I work in as a class music teacher are doing “space” as their Keystage 2 topic for the term. This is a great topic for linking all sorts of different subject areas together. Linking into Literacy: I found that … Continue reading

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Issue 22: Dallas Symphony Orchestra website

A colleague reminded me of this website, created by the Dallas Symphony Orchestra, for children; http://www.dsokids.com/default.aspx I used to use this site a lot, and then sort of forgot about it. My colleague was enthusing about it as a source … Continue reading

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Issue 18: Radio 4 – What a resource!

I was using radio 4 iplayer to catch up on “Book of the Week” broadcasts, and idly searched on schools and music. Talk about findng buried treasure! Wow! Here is the home page, where you will find all the material sorted by … Continue reading

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