Mountain View- Birch Tree Elementary
Let's Make Music!
Work in Progress: Check Often for new updates!
Welcome to the homepage of the Mountain View-Birch Tree Elementary Music Class!
On this site, I will share with you some of the lovely achievements of your students, some of the completed projects, and updates on upcoming events in the music classroom. Explore the page for some fun videos and music-related games as well! Thank you for taking the time to check it out.
Be sure to check frequently- I will be adding throughout this unexpected break.
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Social-Distancing Disney Challenge
NEW Musical Scavenger Hunt
Here's a fun new musical scavenger hunt for you! See if you can find all the items on the list. Bonus: Make a song using your favorite of the musical sounds.
(Borrowed with permission from a fellow music teacher.)
A small screenshot of the product. There is a choice board for each grade level, progressing in difficulty. Check this one out for sure!
K-5 Choice Boards
Printable choice boards include various musical activities for each grade! If you complete your choice board, I will give you a shout-out on this page!
Link to this teacher's "Teachers Pay Teachers" page
Have your parent email me with your completed choice board at email@example.com.
Check Out these Cool "Aiken Drum" instrument people made by our K-2nd Graders!
They went along with the song "Aiken Drum." We had a great time making them this year.
K-5 Music Game: 2 Players
Here's what you do:
- Get 4 colors of paper for 2 people. This could be white paper you decorate or colored paper.
- Play music with a steady beat.
- One person is the leader. Leader plays a pattern of 4 beats.
- The other person is the copycat. Copycat tries to echo those 4 beats by hitting their papers.
- If they get it right, leader plays it again and adds 1 more beat. Copycat keeps copying until they get it wrong.
- If the copycat gets it wrong, the jobs switch.
- Based on the classic game "Simon" with a beat-keeping element.
At Home Special Classes Bingo: Art, Music, and PE!
Click here for a free printable with lots of activities.
Shout Out to Kyla Allen in 2nd Grade for being the first to show me her bingo. Good work Kyla!
Shout Out to Gunner Hulvey from BTE for being the first Kindergartener to tell me about his bingo. Rock on, Gunner!
K-5 Music Class ABC's Activity Sheet
What a fun activity! Spell your name by completing the activities on the list. For example, if your name is Miranda (like my name,) start with the "M" activity. Then, do the "i" activity, and continue until you spell your name. For an extra challenge, try to do the whole alphabet. Or, you could try to spell another word. Are you up for the challenge? Click here to print.