Tag Archives: Songs

Students Share Favorite Songs

At the beginning of every school year, I ask the elementary students to share their favorite songs that they like to dance and sing to. Knowing what they like, I can incorporate them into my lesson plans for dance time … Continue reading

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Rainy Day Microphone Singing

It’s raining in Houston!  The Ladybugs, Zebras, and Bears students walked into music sharing the sounds and sight of the loud pouring rain.  To acknowledge and keep in the spirit of the rain, I taught the students how to sing, … Continue reading

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Thank You Songs for Teacher

For the end of the year, I helped some of the classes write and record a video for teachers who are not returning next year.  The students had some of the sweetest and thoughtful things to say to their teachers: … Continue reading

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Songs to Help Grief and Loss

Today students brought flowers to school.  With the help of a team of mothers, they made flower wreaths for Margaret.  Something so simple was therapeutic for the students to help them grieve, understand the loss of their friend, and find … Continue reading

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