Elementary GrooveTracks

Exciting, Performance-ready Songs for your Elementary Music Classroom!

August 28, 2017

This has got to be the coolest arrangement of Michael Finnegan ever! Add the GrooveTrack to bring this classic elementary song to life!
 

Download the free GrooveTrack here.

Download the free Sheet Music here.

Teaching sequence

  • Introduce the song by singing one of the...

August 22, 2017

Sometimes it feels like our lives are filled to the brim with activities, responsibilities, and commitments. We may find ourselves sweating as we run to keep up with all we have to do. We may even feel like work, family, and friends collide as we try to find balance in...

August 14, 2017

Old Brass Wagon and Shoo Fly are elementary classics. Combine them both with a groovin' track to get your students moving. 

Download The Free MP3 here

Download The Free Sheet Music Here

Teaching Sequence

  • Use call and response to teach Old Brass Wagon

  • Use call and...

August 7, 2017

"From the time that you first open your eyes in the morning, you need to set the tone for the day, and the first question you need to ask yourself is 'what am I going to do to get better today?'" -Billy Alsbrooks

Setting the tone is the act of determining the course of...

July 30, 2017

This classic folk song is a favorite in my classroom and really gets my students energized. Best suited for 3rd-5th grade, this song can be used with movements to create a high-energy mini performance.

Download The MP3's Free Here

Download The Sheet Music Free Here

Teachi...

July 25, 2017

We all like comfort. From nice hotels at conferences to memory foam mattresses, the industry of comfort is a well welcomed friend to most people including teachers. While there is nothing wrong with being comfortable in our day to day lives, sinking into the "Comfort Z...

May 15, 2017

 This song is a simple yet effective class favorite that works best for K-2nd grade. It can be used to for a variety of lesson types, including teaching students proper singing technique, practicing steady beat, and even showing form. Movements can also be added to thi...

May 8, 2017

We all want phenomenal classroom management, but some of us find ourselves struggling with one of two approaches. Either we enable our students by being too lenient and by not following through with consequences, or we crush their spirits by being overbearing and contr...

May 1, 2017

Try these partner songs in your classroom for a performance-ready groovin' smash hit! 

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Sheet Music

Teaching Sequence

Singing

  • Allow the students to listen to the GrooveTrack While Keeping a steady beat. Vary how the students keep the beat to sustain i...

April 12, 2017

Imagine letting out a satisfied sigh as your last student exits your classroom after an exciting successful and engaging lesson. Now imagine the feeling of absolute dread when your students stare at you blankly as you try to get them engaged in a lesson. The former is...

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