Most parents are eager for their children to experience the joys of music. Making music in your homeschool opens the way for artistic expression, develops physical coordination, provides social benefits, and teaches self-discipline. And, most importantly, music is a gift from God—one that we can … [Read more...] about Uncertain About Music in Your Homeschool? Try These Ideas!
How to Use Hymns to Teach Truth and Doctrine As a music teacher, I'm often focused on ways to use music in other areas of life so that music isn't isolated as its own thing. We know that God created music and encourages us, in His Word, to sing and make music with instruments. There is music in … [Read more...] about How to Use Hymns to Teach Truth and Doctrine
[Today we have a guest post "Seven Ways to Introduce Music to Young Children" from Stacey Jones of Simple Living, Creative Learning.] Seven Ways to Introduce Music to Young Children Children as young as 2 and 3 can learn basic music concepts. Introducing music to children at this age and … [Read more...] about Seven Ways to Introduce Music to Young Children
Should You Consider Virtual Music Lessons? [Today's post "Should You Consider Virtual Music Lessons?" is from a guest contributor.] Since the global pandemic of COVID-19, it has become difficult for teachers to continue any in-person lessons. Many facing this unexpected challenge have … [Read more...] about Should You Consider Virtual Music Lessons?
We have a wonderful early elementary general music class at our homeschool co-op. Since it's canceled for a while, our music teacher sent out the following note. I thought this was great information for any moms who would like to provide a little music education when stuck at home, and Debby … [Read more...] about Ways to do Music When You’re Stuck at Home
[Today's guest post "6 Ways to Teach Music in Your Homeschool Without Private Music Lessons" is by contributor Misty Leask.] I love music. I believe that music is the voice of the soul. My love for music greatly comes from my parents who ensured that my brothers and I were surrounded by music in … [Read more...] about 6 Ways to Teach Music in Your Homeschool Without Private Music Lessons