Web Links

Teacher Resources: A listing of internet websites that can be utilized by teachers in gaining a deeper understanding of the content or providing ideas on instructional strategies or activities for the classroom.

Kid-friendly Links for MUSIC

American Symphony Orchestra League -information about instruments and performers plus interactive games. - http://www.playmusic.org/

Classics for Kids - explore the world of classical music online. Includes interactive games, listening to classical music favorites, instruments of the orchestra as well as detailed lesson plans for teachers. -http://www.classicsforkids.com/

Carnegie Hall - Great performances of classical music with interactive listening guides and notes. Also includes an interactive game based on Benjamin Britten's "Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra."  - http://www.listeningadventures.org/

Creative Kids Central -interactive musical listening activities and games, including a program on Scheherezade.- http://www.kusc.org/kids

Dallas Symphony Orchestra Kids -interactive games plus information on instruments, composers and classical music in general. - http://dsokids.com/2001/rooms/DSO_Intro.html

Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra -contains activities with music, interviews with musicians and composers and more. - http://laco.org/kids

New York Philharmonic KidZone - interactive games plus information on instruments, composers and classical music in general. - http://www.nyphilkids.org/main.phtml

San Francisco Symphony - interactive games plus information on instruments, composers and classical music in general. -http://sfskids.org/

Teacher Resource Links

Iowa Bandmasters Association - http://www.bandmasters.org/

Iowa Choral Directors Association - http://www.iowachoral.org/

K-12 Resources for Music Educators - http://www.isd77.k12.mn.us/resources/staffpages/shirk/k12.music.html

Music Education at Data Dragon - site for information on musical symbols, clefs note reading, time signatures, note values, etc. - http://www.datadragon.com/education/reading

Theme & Variations - Denise Gagne's website of elementary music resources - http://www.christmasconcert.com/