Useful Links

Copyright Free Music for Download: http://freekidsmusic.com
National Film and Sound Archive - The images and sounds of film, television, radio and recording are a reflection of our creativity – a window onto our life and times, our dreams and stories, our place in the world.
USB Music Keyboards - Just one of many available on the web.
The Australian Children's Television Foundation - Search over 200 teaching and learning activities and units of work for K-10, based on ACTF videos and films, with new material added regularly, developed by leading educators. All materials are trialed extensively in the classroom.

Music Australia is a great site for getting music made and played by Australians. If you are looking for state or territory specific music its great . Fantastic for SOSE projects!


IDEAS FOR THE CLASSROOM
  • Creative projects
  • Creating backing tracks
  • Backing tracks for poems
  • Soundscapes – Antartica, city sounds
  • Drama – sound tracks
  • Backgrounds to puppet shows
  • Visual literacy
  • Multimedia presentations
  • Mathematics – patterns and problem solving
  • Procedural text – speaking dance instructions or an aerobic workout
  • Creative and practical arts
  • MUSIC!
  • Record yourself playing an instrument, label by date and then observe your progress.