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  • Tips to Use OneNote to Teach Music Part 3 | Audio Bookmarking

    Tips to Use OneNote to Teach Music Part 3 | Audio Bookmarking

    ✅ VIDEO NOTES This is part 3 of my OneNote for music teaching series – this time about audio bookmarking in music files and student’s own recordings. In this video I talk about using OneNote to teach music by bookmarking points in a piece of music, such as a choir track to help rehearse, and…

  • Tips to Use OneNote to Teach Music | Part 2 – Embedding

    Tips to Use OneNote to Teach Music | Part 2 – Embedding

    ✅ VIDEO NOTES This is part 2 of my OneNote for music teaching series – this time about Embedding files and content. OneNote is a note taking app for organising pages into folders. In this video I talk about using OneNote to teach music by embedding video content, recorded lessons, forms and surveys, different audio…

  • Tips to Use OneNote to Teach Music | Part 1 – Images & Inking

    Tips to Use OneNote to Teach Music | Part 1 – Images & Inking

    ✅ VIDEO NOTES OneNote is a note taking app for organising pages into folders. In this video I talk about using OneNote to teach music. I cover using the app and in the browser, both through Office365 and Teams, or through a free Microsoft account. This is part one of a series on OneNote. In…

  • 6 Ways to Teach Music Online with FlipGrid

    6 Ways to Teach Music Online with FlipGrid

    ✅ VIDEO NOTES In this video I talk about using FlipGrid to allow educators to record lesson inputs that learners can watch if they are in school or at home. They can then respond with a video recording of their own, either via webcam or screen share. FlipGrid has a large number of really excellent…

  • 10 Tips For Teaching Body Percussion (When We Can’t Sing)

    10 Tips For Teaching Body Percussion (When We Can’t Sing)

    In this video I talk about using body percussion with songs to develop group music making , explore rhythms and phrasing and foster an enjoyment of playing together. I show how to take and make graphic score images and how to support traditional counting and notation methods with graphic scores, as well as how to…

  • 9 Tips for Teachers to Organise Music Files

    9 Tips for Teachers to Organise Music Files

    Teaching music, we accumulate so many files, backing tracks, mp3s, pdf scores and files for songs that seem to have the same name. In this video I share 9 tips to help set good habits for managing all these files types, no matter what device and operating system you use.

  • Classical 100 Website Review

    Classical 100 Website Review

    Classical 100 is a great web based facility for playing 100 of the most relevant one hundred pieces of classical music, based around a jukebox of tracks that can be sorted by a range of relevant genre, times, musical elements and geography. 📒 VIDEO RESOURCES Classical 100 Website – http://www.classical100.org 📒 BOOK MENTIONED ‘This is…

  • 6 Reasons to Use DidacMusic to Teach Elements of Music

    6 Reasons to Use DidacMusic to Teach Elements of Music

    DidacMusic is a great website resource, with a continually growing number of interactive tasks to test discrete musical skills. 📒 VIDEO RESOURCES DidacMusic – http://didacmusic.com BOOK MENTIONED Mindset, by Carol Dweck – https://amzn.to/3kDZq93 ✅ VIDEO NOTES 0:24 Intro 0:41 What is DidacMusic? 0:57 Website first look 4:20 Why is this useful? 7:00 Reading: ‘Mindset’ 📒…