"Hey! My name is Matt, and I teach middle and high school band in Oklahoma. I hold Bachelor's and Master's degrees in music, and I'm looking forward to learning new and exciting things through this community."
"http://www.musictheory.net/ - This site has great customizeable exercises for ear training, note identification, and a whole slew of other things. It also has music theory lessons for curious students... or if you're not exactly sure how…"
"Good day, everyone! I teach band for grades 6 - 12 in a suburban school in Oklahoma, though I am primarily a middle school teacher. Our school has a 1:1 program using MacBooks, and I am always looking for ways to utilize that technology…"
I have a few suggestions for project ideas:
Have students film a critique their performance.
Film various performances to document growth.
Demonstrate proper fingering technique, or some other "how-to" movie. (Play notes, clean…"
I recently completed a project for a course that required me to learn and teach a program that can create and edit video for the classroom. I teach for a one-to-one district, and they are constantly trying to get more technology into the classroom. Are there any suggestions on how I can use iMovie from the students' laptops into my band room?Keep in mind that my middle school aged students aren't allowed to take the laptops home, so homework projects for 6-8 students go right out the window.…See More