[Today's article "Music with your Kids from a Non-Musical Mom" was written by Michelle Habrych.] My daughter loves to sing. When she was an infant, I used to sing soothing worship songs to her to calm her, and it must have inspired her. I still remember the first time I heard her sing it on her … [Read more...] about Music with your Kids from a Non-Musical Mom
Today I'm happy to share how you can get an hour-long MP3 audio download by Mary Prather called "Teaching Music in Your Home." She's an experienced homeschool mom and music teacher who has written the great music appreciation curricula called SQUILT. See SQUILT here. You won't just get … [Read more...] about Need Ideas for Teaching Music in Your Home?
Today we begin a brand new series called Music & Art. We'll be exploring numerous ways to combine music studies with art studies. Recently I learned about a fascinating condition called synesthesia. People with synesthesia experience a secondary sense when they are experiencing a primary … [Read more...] about Music & Art: Wassily Kandinsky and Synesthesia
Do you have Amazon Prime? If you're like me, you resisted for a couple of years but finally caved in and are so glad you did! Now, I don't have to wait until I put $35 worth of qualifying products in my Amazon cart in order to get free shipping. :) And I've totally been enjoying watching movies and … [Read more...] about 15 Ways to Use Amazon Prime Music in Your Homeschool
How to Add Music to Your Homeschool Co-op Are you part of a homeschool co-op? Would you like to add some music to your students' experiences there? I'm happy to share some ideas today to help you add music to your homeschool co-op! First, you can Teach an Instrument. Find a teacher in your area … [Read more...] about How to Add Music to Your Homeschool Co-op
I have just finished a run as musical director of a musical. Four of my children were in it, and a fifth worked backstage. It was such a wonderful experience for them! I'd love to share with you today 10 Tips for Homeschoolers to be Successful in Musical Theater. Choose a Christian theater … [Read more...] about 10 Tips for Homeschoolers to be Successful in Musical Theater