Tips for Teachers

You can easily integrate music teaching into your daily routine. For example, take a song or nursery rhyme the children know really well and play around with it. Get the children to try singing it fast, then sing it slowly, sing it sadly, then sing it happily. The children will find this funny, and they’ll be learning about musical elements as they enjoy themselves.

Here are more teaching ideas and activities for you to download, suitable for early years music curriculum and KS1 children up to age of around 7:

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Activities for Parents and Children

The best thing to do is to join a local Musical Steps class where you'll learn lots of songs, game and activities. In between music classes, try these, sutable for babies, toddlers and preschoolers!

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