Song and Voice Teacher Resources

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EngageNY Grade 8 ELA Module 3b: The Civil Rights Movement and The Little Rock Nine

For Teachers 8th Standards
The Civil Rights Movement in the United States takes center stage in a three-unit module that focuses particularly on The Little Rock Nine. Carlotta Walls LaNier’s, A Mighty Long Way, and Shelley Tougas’ photo essay, Little Rock Girl...
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Alphabet Song: A to Z for Children

For Students Pre-K - 2nd Standards
Add visual representation to the classic alphabet song with a music video that offers kid-friendly graphics and a calming singing voice. 
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Active Voice vs. Passive Voice

For Students 6th - 8th
What is the passive voice? What is the active voice? Which voice is typically preferred in writing? Use this worksheet to discuss the different voices. Then, have learners rewrite a series of sentences so that they are in the passive...
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Active and Passive Voice

For Students 6th - 9th
Are you trying to get your middle schoolers to break their habit of using the passive voice in academic writing? Use this active and passive voice review worksheet to help them sharpen their grammar skills. After a short set of...
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Acting the Song

For Teachers 6th - Higher Ed
Get to know the meaning behind the song "Somewhere Over the Rainbow" from the legendary 1939 film The Wizard of Oz. Groups of two take the roles of performer and questioner. Performers sing lines of the song while questioners interrogate...
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ABC Song

For Students Pre-K - 2nd Standards
Put a cartoon spin on the traditional alphabet song with a music video equipped with dancing letters.  
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Ten Little Animals: Numbers Song

For Students Pre-K - 2nd Standards
Practice counting to 10 with a captivating music video featuring little pandas, kittens, and monkeys.
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Active and Passive Voice Practice

For Students 5th - 9th
Active or passive? Young grammarians identify the voice in a series of sentences and then rewrite those in passive voice.
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Shapes Song: Circle Song

For Students Pre-K - 2nd Standards
Bright colors and a calming singing voice make up a music video highlighting a shape—the circle. 
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ABC Train Song

For Students Pre-K - 2nd Standards
Take a ride on the alphabet train! Sing along as the train passes by each letter while friendly voices sing the ABC song.  
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Songwriting Skill - Finding Your Voice: Demi Lovato - “This Is Me (Gotta Find You)”

For Teachers 5th - 10th
Similar to the previous lesson in a series on songwriting, this resource focuses on how to find and develop a personal voice in lyrics. Class members examine Demi Lovato's "This is Me (Gotta Find You)" and note lyrics that sound like the...
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Preparation for End of Unit Assessment: Making Connections between Song Lyrics and Texts, Part 2

For Teachers 8th Standards
Five hundred school children first performed the song "Lift Every Voice and Sing" in 1900 to celebrate President Lincoln's birthday. Scholars listen to the historic song and discuss the lyrics with partners. They continue preparing notes...
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End of Unit Assessment: Making Connections between Song Lyrics and Texts

For Teachers 8th Standards
For the end-of-unit assessment, scholars engage in small group Socratic seminars to connect the lyrics of two songs to texts they read and studied. They discuss how the songs "Ain't Gonna Let Nobody Turn Me Around" and "Lift Every Voice...
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Passive Voice Exercises

For Students 4th - 6th
In this passive voice online worksheet, students identify if each of 5 sentences is in the active or passive voice. They rewrite 5 sentences in the active voice and 5 more in the passive voice. They write the correct passive forms in the...
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ABC Phonics Song / Sounds of the Letters

For Teachers Pre-K - 1st
Review letters of the alphabet, their sounds, and their hand signs! A singsong female voice states the letter and sounds it out as hand signs and letters are shown along with a toddler signing. A great way to go through letters and their...
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The Voice of the Individual

For Teachers 1st - 3rd
Young learners explore the role of the individual within society. They view art work, design calling cards, and display their work. Additionally, learners document an imaginary trip, create sculpted self-portraits, create a class play, a...
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Songwriting Skill - Finding Your Voice: The Academy Is - “About A Girl”

For Teachers 5th - 10th
The seventh in a series of nine exercises focusing on songwriting models for young lyricists on how to find and develop their unique voice. Class members suggest songs that they feel sound authentic and contrast the wording with songs...
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Voice

For Teachers 2nd
Second graders examine how to use their voice in their writing by singing a song to assimilate the meaning of voice. They rewrite a prewritten story that demonstrates their ability to use voice.
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Voice

For Teachers 2nd - 4th
Learners imagine they have just seen their favorite musical group in concert. They performed for almost 3 hours and performed all their favorite songs. Class will use the provided prompts to write a story from the different points of...
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Active Voice and Passive Voice

For Students 4th - 6th
In this identifying active voice and passive voice worksheet, learners review definitions and examples, label sentences, and rewrite sentences changing the voice from passive to active. Students write seven answers.
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Arranging Patriotic Songs for Chorus

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students examine the melody of a patriotic song by playing it on the piano and having them sing it back to the teacher and are assigned a specific patriotic song to arrange for voices. They create their own four-part choral arrangement...
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Quadratic Formula Song Music Video!

For Teachers 7th - 12th
Do you remember learning the quadratic formula through a song? Now your class can create their own using this fun project rubric. Using humor, the rubric ranks song projects from beginner to expert based on key concept coverage,...
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Articulation: Singing Words That Communicate

For Teachers 3rd - 10th
How does a singer keep an open, relaxed throat, a rich tone, and pure, matched vowels while articulating the words of a song? Oh, it's easy if you follow the directions and practice the exercises in this, the third in a series of...
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Vocal Awareness

For Teachers K - 1st
Students explore the human voice through teacher-directed exercises and experiments in the Kindergarten or 1st grade general music classroom. Textbook references are mentioned and an assessment pattern is given.