By integrating music into your classroom, you are introducing a new take on that subject. Music is relating and filled with emotion. When learning about a new culture, why not show your students the music, activities, and customs of that culture.
Organized Chaos: Teacher Tuesday: world music- finding "authentic" music for the classroom. Links to FREE resources for world music, tips for quickly checking sources for authenticity, suggestions for teaching world music in the elementary music classroom
A glyph is a representation of data in picture form. In these worksheets, students are asked to color different parts of the picture depending on what they are hearing from the music. These glyphs are designed with specific world music pieces in mind.
Music Instruments: World Music Project and Presentation
World Music Project and Presentation*****UPDATED Jan is an in-depth research and oral presentation task that would suit students in grades It requires students to choose a country and research the instruments and music of that country.
Montessori Monday Montessori-Inspired Music Appreciation: Lots of music appreciation activities and printables (including a number of free printables and musical instruments printable available for a dime in honor of World Music Day)
Around the World Ireland and Saint Patrick's Day Packet