National Core Music Standards Online Template

To celebrate the launch of Aligning Your Creative Sequence to the Core Music Standards, our new book with 18 lesson plans aligned to the National Core Music Standards, feel free to try out our Google Drive template, complete with drop-down lists of the new standards! You must be logged into Google to view this link below.

If you like this resource, you can also purchase Creative Sequence: Teaching Music with Flexibility & Organization, which comes with an access code for more online templates!

Recorder and National Core Creative Sequence Books Now Available!

We are proud to announce the publication of two new titles.

Recorder: A Creative Sequence is the second media supplement (following Xylophone & Other Barred Percussion) to the Creative Sequence Series. Written by Alan Purdum, this volume covers every detail of using the recorder in your creative music classroom. Lessons follow a melodic sequence, and can be adapted to any upper elementary grade. $30 Print

Aligning Your Creative Sequence to the Core Music Standards is a guide for beginning and veteran teachers to understand and adapt the new National Core Music Standards. There are 18 broad lessons, which touch on every single standard for K-5 Music. Also included is background and analysis of the new standards and their impact. $30 Print

Both volumes will also be available shortly from major music education retailers.