[Today we have a guest post from Tavia Armstrong of The Unplanned Homeschooler.] When I was a teenager, I had a homemade copy of Hooked on Classics on cassette tape. A friend in band had made it for me, and I literally wore it out listening to the strains of Beethoven, Bach, … [Read more...] about How to Use YouTube for Music Appreciation
Two years ago my kids were studying 20th-century history and I knew they needed to include music history with those studies. I began researching during the summer and taught a 20th music appreciation course at our Tapestry of Grace homeschool co-op during that year to grades K-12. Now, I have … [Read more...] about The Best Ever Resource to Use When Teaching 20th Century History
When I started the Music in Our Homeschool website in November of last year, my dream was to provide online music courses to help all homeschoolers include music in their homeschool. I know music education is intimidating for many, and I have some great ideas to help. Today, that dream has become … [Read more...] about 15-Minute Music Lessons self-paced online music course
Today's review is of a fun Music Studies Bundle about 3 Different Holidays: Christmas, Easter, and Independence Day. The Holiday Music Studies are written by Annette Breedlove. Each contains 10 songs that you will want your students to know! What a great thing to do to prepare for each … [Read more...] about Review: Holiday Music Studies
Today's review is of a fun curriculum called The History of Rock and Roll by Tavia Fuller Armstrong of The Unplanned Homeschooler. What you'll find in The History of Rock and Roll: The digital curriculum is 20 pages long. (I used it on my iPad and it works great in that format!) There are 2 … [Read more...] about Review: The History of Rock and Roll
Very soon I'll be releasing the next volume in my Music Appreciation series. It's called 25 Lessons in 20th Century European and South American Music Appreciation. Like its predecessor (21 Lessons in 20th Century American Music Appreciation), it has everything you need right in the downloadable … [Read more...] about Enter to Win Both Volumes of 20th Century Music Appreciation Curriculum!