Teacher Music Resources
Terrific ideas for adding music to your curriculum even if you are not a music teacher.
Download Traditional Kids Songs
These songs are available for free download in MP3 format...no strings attached. Put 'em on your MP3 player, play 'em on your computer or burn 'em to a CD to listen on a boombox or in the car.
Music Badge in a Bag
Value priced kits for making musical instruments with groups of children. Marketed for Girl Scouts but suitable for groups of girls and boys.
Make your own musical kazoo out of cardboard tubes.
Making Instruments from FamilyCorner.com
Children love music as much as they enjoy making things. Why not join these two creative forces and make one or all of these fun and easy musical instruments to encourage play and creativity.
Beaded Wind Chimes for young crafters.
Hands on Crafts For Kids
Door Harps, music maracas and a music mobile instructions make for merry crafting.
MakingFriends.com Music Crafts
Instructions for making drums, tambourines, flutes and more. Over 25 projects all with photos.
A sampling of simple ideas for making musical instruments. Some good choices for daycare and preschool.
Child Learning Support
This site offers simple musical instruments appropriate for the preschooler or early elementary ages.
Singing balls are a cute way to pick a song to sing in a group setting.
Kids Craft Weekly Music Newsletter
This newsletter has instructions for easy to make music instruments and insight into music and young people. Subscribe to have ave these newsletters sent right to your email box or view online.
Tambourine Craft Kit
This kit make cute little 5" tambourines from cardboard, craft foam, jingle bells and pipe cleaners. All you need is glue. Great for a "make and take" with your group.