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17th Century Music and Dance Lesson
This lesson is geared toward teaching students American history through hands-on
use and demonstration of musical material from early colonial America.
Foundation Course in African Dance
This is a comprehensive online course aimed at teaching African rhythmic principles.
Create a Composition
Aimed at elementary age students, this lesson plan offers suggestions for composing in the
The Evolution of Rap Music in the
This unit of study is intended for high school students who are studying the relationship
between American contemporary culture and music.
Teachers Net Lesson Bank: Music
Teachers Net features lesson plans, chatboards, chat rooms, mailrings, a newsletter and
many other online resources.
This lesson plan offers suggestions on teaching the relationship between sound production
and the environment.
Elementary General Music Teaching
and Learning Center
Hosted by Potsdam University, this is the online resource to the Elementary General Music
Teaching and Learning Center. The Center's goal is to help general music teachers increase
and improve their knowledge and understanding of teaching music. The site contains lesson
plans, curriculum suggestions, research findings, and links to other fine online music