• Spring Lesson Plan Ideas for Preschool and Elementary

    Posted April 8, 2014 by Lynn Kleiner

    Spring Music Lesson Plans for preschool and elementary can be found in Music Box by using the Search feature at the top right on the menu bar. Several of my favorites are "All Around the Gardener's Bench," and "I Plant a Little Seed," from Farm Songs and the Sounds of Moo-sic . And as long as w...

  • VOSA eNews

    Posted April 6, 2014 by Lynn Kleiner

    Here is some info from VOSA eNews about the summer trainings in Australia: Early Childhood Conference of the Performing Arts (ECCPA) Keynote Presenter: Lynn Kleiner (USA)         16 & 17 August, 2014 Australia's Premier Early Childhood Conference of the Performing Arts.S...

  • Gathering Drum Update!

    Posted April 5, 2014 by Lynn Kleiner

      BIG update for my Music Box friends! I spent the day with the incredible Remo Belli himself, now 87 years old and as sharp and fit as ever, working on how to improve instruments for babies, children with special needs and people with Alzheimer’s.  He is so committed to m...

  • Preschool/Kindergarten Orff Music Wish List

    Posted March 12, 2014 by Lynn Kleiner

      A new music teacher proudly proudly proclaimed "My school gave me $2500 so I bought a Bass Xylophone!" After asking a few questions, it became clear that this was the only instrument the teacher had for the preschool and kindergarten students! Oh dear, I wish I could have spoken to this teac...

  • Orff Classes-The best Screen Saver!

    Posted February 24, 2014 by Lynn Kleiner

    Best Screen Saver – Making Music! Too much screen time for children is a frequent concern among educators, parents, even the American Academy of Pediatrics. Why does it matter how much media our children are consuming? It matters because of a child’s mental, physical and emotional healt...

  • Stories with Music

    Posted February 14, 2014 by Lynn Kleiner

    Music Lesson Plans including a story book for Pre-K, Kindergarten and elementary can be a highlight of the Orff classroom. Ferdinand is my February story for my Melody Makers classes. I guess just because he has such a loving, understanding mother (great for Mother’s Day events!) and since swe...

  • Concert Plans for Preschool, Elementary with Orff

    Posted January 27, 2014 by Lynn Kleiner

    Orff pieces have been requested to the Mountain theme concert lesson plans found in Downloads in Lynn Kleiner’s Music Box. The concert plan includes songs for small percussion, scarves, movement but some have requested Orff accompanied songs. Since the request comes from someone who is doing ...

  • Valentine Music for Preschool and Elementary

    Posted January 20, 2014 by Lynn Kleiner

    February is the time, For lessons to have Valentines! Music Box will show you how, Just use the search and see it now! Videos, forums, downloads too, All kinds of lessons designed for you. Tell your teacher friends, happy day, Lynn has a special gift coming your way.   Tell a friend an...

  • Music Rhapsody NEW OPTIONS

    Posted January 11, 2014 by Lynn Kleiner

    Important exciting NEWS!!! If you have taken Lynn’s early childhood teacher training course at any time, you are eligible to receive “Module One” containing FIFTY beautiful lesson plans, 10 lessons from 5 age groups, complete with a video of every activity showing Lynn with her stu...

  • Winter Music Lessons

    Posted January 10, 2014 by Lynn Kleiner

    January, February, time for snow We’ve got lessons, want to know?   Log into www.lynnkleinersmusicbox.com  and watch videos, print downloads, read stories with music, and view winter ideas that will warm your heart. The Little Penguins Tale, Froggy Gets Dressed and Snowy Day are ...