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Music & Band

Ms. K
Ms. K

Fun, musical activities to do from home!

Older Students

Mr. Gordon rhythm clapping #1  (Echo clapping rhythms)

Mr. Gordon rhythm clapping #2   (Echo clapping rhythms)

Mr. Gordon rhythm clapping #3  (Echo clapping rhythms)

Cup Passing Song and Demonstration 

Kaboom Percussion   (A collection of found percussion sounds—such as cups, tables, plastic bottles)

Bucket Drumming  (We Will Rock You)

Drumbit app  (This app lets you create percussion rhythms with a drum machine.  You can also record and save your rhythm with me.)

Composer of the Month

Noteotorius  (Game to review note names)

Take Me Out to the Ballgame  (Information and video about the history of the song and it’s relationship to the Cincinnati Reds baseball team.  From the Cincinnati Orchestras Educational web site)

Cincinnati Orchestra Superhero themes

Cincinnati Orchestra move along with William Tell activities

Army band instrument demonstration  (4th graders should watch this one.  Especially if you are thinking about being in band next year.)

Top 10 bucket drumming rhythms

Five Basic Drumming Rhythms Everyone Should Know

Call and Response Bucket Drumming

Search bucket drumming Sammy Foster for more videos like the ones above.

Music Tech Teacher

Lesson on staff and note naming

Lesson on note lengths

Lesson on measure and time signature

Lesson on rests


What in the World?  Unusual Instrument Videos

Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy on a Glass Armonica

Candyman played with 50,000 M&Ms and Behind the scenes of Candyman--how they made it

Star Wars Medley--Rimba Tubes-Snubby J

OK Go -Needing/Getting using a car

Wintergarten-marble machine

Andrew Huang--carrot slide whistle and carrot recorderBohemian Rhapsody on the Kalimba

Animusic--Pipe Dream

Kaboom Percussion--website of many unusual instruments

Disney Medley on Plastic Bottles (also on the Kaboom Percussion website)

PIrates of the Caribbean on Launch Pad (also on the Kaboom Percussion website)

PIrates of the Caribbean on Cimbalon (also on the Kaboom Percussion website)

Pachelbel's Canon on Music Box by Vi Hart

Jesu Joy of Man's Desire--Forest Xylophone

Sheldon's Theremin

Ten most unusual instruments of the world

Ten most Bizarre instruments ever invented


All Grades

Cincinnati Symphony Learning at Home learning lessons and activities  (This site has great educational activities.  Each week find new materials that explore music and the CSO through activities, music listening, and resource links.)

Chrome Music Lab  (Site contains a variety of sound and music experiments)

Visual Musical Minds  (A collection of songs, rhythm exercises, ukulele videos, etc. for various levels)

Music Express Songs   (A collection of songs to move to) 

Note and Line Review  (Short video reviewing note names in the treble clef)

Classics for Kids  (This website contains games, composer information, a music dictionary—band students this could help.  Materials are at lots of different levels.) 


Younger Students

Freeze Dance

One Jelly Bean

Shake Your Sillies Out

The Learning Station  (Kids songs and Nursery Rhymes)

pbskids games and music  (PBS)

The Airplane Song

Laurie Berkner Band kids songs  (This sight has lots of sing along videos on it) 

The Music Show #1  (The beat is the heart of the music)

The Music Show--All Episodes  (A collection of videos about the elements of music)

Boom Chicka on Go Noodle  (Go Noodle is a great site for songs to move with)

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Contact Information

Sundance Elementary School
1123 Fairgrounds Loop Road
BOX 870
Sundance, Wyoming 82729

School starts at 8:10 AM

School releases at 3:45 PM

School day office hours- 7:30 AM to 4:30 PM

Phone: (307) 283-1227
Fax: 307-283-1717