Often in music classes, kids learn folk songs. It's a basic part of elementary music, early childhood music and movement, and the Charlotte Mason homeschooling method. But, what is a folk song? What is a Folk Song? A folk song is a song that was transmitted orally, usually with an unknown … [Read more...] about 15-Minute Music Lesson: What is a Folk Song?
As I began to write this post, it didn't take me even an hour to come up with way more than 100 songs every child show know! One of my most favorite classes in college was Elementary Music Methods, and one of my most favorite jobs was elementary (K-4) music teacher at Willie Brown Elementary school … [Read more...] about The Top 100 Songs Every Child Should Know
Are you familiar with Charlotte Mason homeschooling? It's based on an English educator of the 1800s who made a huge impact on both the students she taught and thousands of students since! It's one of the first methods I read about, and we have included many Charlotte Mason ideas in our homeschooling … [Read more...] about How to Do Music the Charlotte Mason Way