Music Lesson Plans


Recommended Lesson Plans

Music lesson plans, many of which are multidisciplinary.

In-depth lesson plans related to classical music.

Unit plans for teaching music.

Lesson Plans organized by grade range.

"PBS LearningMedia provides educators with strategies, tools, and professional development resources needed to fully utilize digital learning." (from the website)

      Lesson plans related to American popular music.

Extensive unit plans developed by Yale University in collaboration with the New Haven Public Schools.


Other Music Resources

A wonderful database of children's songs with accompanying musical notation searchable by grade level, subject, song type, rhythmic element, etc.

Lesson plans for music teachers; musical games for children; and links to other good resources for music educators.

Valuable resources for music educators and students of all areas and educational levels.

Compiled by the American Musicological Society, this is a rich offering of music books for the K-6 student.

Links to numerous, helpful music resources.

Over 10,000 historical sound recordings from the Library of Congress.

Fun website for children produced by the San Francisco Symphony.

Thousands of children's songs, lyrics, sound clips and teaching suggestions for teaching content across the curriculum.


Revised May 2018