Primary

Here are some music resources for primary school aged children to enjoy at home:

 

 

 


 

Homeskool Beatbox Adventures with Shlomo

Kids and their grownups worldwide will be learning incredible beatboxing skills, finding their true voice and creating songs of their own. Live on Facebook & YouTube, every Thursday at 2pm!
https://musiceducation.global/event/homeskool-beatbox-adventures-with-shlomo/2020-05-14/

Vocal and songwriting workshops with Rose Gray

Get creative with FREE vocal and songwriting workshops with Rose Gray. Sessions for 6-12s and 12-16s  online on Fridays at 4pm in April and May. Book online at:
https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/vocal-and-songwriting-workshops-with-rose-gray-tickets-102570188194

Conductive Music experiments
Mix science and music to create something unique with these step-by-step tutorials.
http://conductivemusic.uk/the-learning-zone/

BBC Bitesize for ages 7-11
Short videos to explain key musical concepts such as dynamics, harmony and composition, as well as quizzes.
https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/subjects/zwxhfg8

BBC School Radio - music activities for ages 5-11
A mix of materials based around familiar school curriculum topics to appeal to each age group with clear instructions on how and what to do, and providing a term's worth of music activity. There are opportunities to sing, take part in music activities, appraise music, and suggestions for composition.
https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/articles/2bL2NL6Cwlsj2Cs4BXkvg9X/primary-music

Chrome Music Lab
This website aims to make learning music more accessible through fun, hands-on experiments.
https://musiclab.chromeexperiments.com/Experiments

 

Song Maker
Select instruments, add notes and vary the tempo to create your own music.
https://musiclab.chromeexperiments.com/Song-Maker/

Music Express
An online resource for teaching primary music that's easy to use and accessible to non-musicians as well as music specialists. You can set and deliver engaging music lessons for home learning with a wealth of songs, games and activities with simple, step-by-step instructions. There are warm-ups and skill-builders too, as well as Ukulele Magic - the popular tutor for beginners. Available for no charge while schools are closed.
https://collins.co.uk/pages/primary-music-music-express

Voices Foundation Virtual Singing Assembly
Join a LIVE daily 10-minute sing for children, parents and teachers every weekday at 1:00 PM from wherever you are for some fun, uplifting singing led by VF practitioners.
https://www.voices.org.uk/news 

MusicTheory.net
Free music theory lessons.
https://www.musictheory.net/

Guide to musical instruments
Learn about the instruments families in an orchestra.
Thank you to Andrei, one of our star Music School pupils for writing this guide.
Download guide to musical instruments (.pdf)​

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