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Five things I do when I can't sleep

For the majority of my life, I have been a chronic insomniac. I’ve always been more of an afternoon person than a morning person. It isn’t that I am scared to sleep in the dark; for some reason my Circadian rhythm has just never gotten the sun and moon figured out. 458 more words

Music Class: September 14 - 18, 2015


Big Pig (K, 1st, & 2nd)

This pitch exploration dialogue between “Big Pig” and the Farmer’s Wife (that’s my take on it this year) was a big hit with the kindergarten, first, and second graders.  345 more words

Music Classroom

Record, Reflect, Receive

Welcome to a new school year and a new blog about teaching music in a Catholic School.  You can learn more about me and my previous experiences… 684 more words

Music Classroom

The Baby Bumblebee Game

It’s bee season again, and though they may ruin
some picnics and other outings, our buzzy friends 242 more words
Preschool Music

Gypsy in the Moonlight

Traditional musical game from Eastern Caribbean.


Verse 1

Gypsy in the moonlight,

Gypsy in the dew,

Gypsy never come back,

Until the clock strikes two, 70 more words

Singing Games

John Kanaka

Sea Shanty (work song on ships) from Hawaii

1.  I heard, I heard the old man say,

John Kanaka, naka Tu-lai ay!

Today, today is a holiday, 53 more words

Singing Games

Tony Chestnut! You have to see this game...and many more!

Tony Chestnut is an accumulative action game using the notes Do, Re, Mi, Fa, So an La. The children sit on the floor, legs in front of them with knees slighly bent up. 189 more words

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