I grew up in El Paso, Texas. The Mexican culture was around me all the time. I have such a fondness for the fun spicy food, the traditional dancing with the ladies in bright colorful twirly dresses and the men in white suits and powerful steps, and my favorite: the mariachi bands! Every Friday in … [Read more...] about 15-Minute Music Lesson for Cinco de Mayo free printable
As I write this, it's International Jazz Day, April 30! I'm excited to share with you today about a new curriculum guide called "We Got Jazz" that makes it a breeze to introduce this fun American musical style to your kids. We Got Jazz! Exploring the Pioneers of Scat, Bebop, and Swing We Got … [Read more...] about Learn All About Jazz with “We Got Jazz”
I know you. You are a mom who wants to provide opportunities for you child. You see a pattern developing, a desire, maybe even an obsession. . . for music! But, how can you do it all? Maybe providing music lessons in your own home to make it a little easier for the already crazy busy schedule? But, … [Read more...] about How to Provide Guitar Lessons at Home with Gentle Guitar
I have been writing music lessons for holidays and special days for many years, because music makes celebrating holidays that much more fun and rich! The free lessons I've provided here at Music in Our Homeschool are continually some of the most popular. I've collected those and added many more to … [Read more...] about Music Lessons for Holidays & Special Days
If you have followed Music in Our Homeschool for a while, you know that SQUILT (Super Quiet UnInterrupted Listening Time) is one of my FAVORITE companies for providing musical learning for your homeschool. Mary has a new product in her store. It's the Meet the Instruments Bingo … [Read more...] about Meet the Instruments Bingo from SQUILT
Many of you already know that I'm a certified early childhood music and movement educator. I love teaching preschool music classes and have been doing it for over 20 years! Today, I'm happy to introduce you to Musik at Home. I recently came across this new website called Musik at … [Read more...] about How to do Music at Home with Musik at Home!