Posts By: Teaching With Orff

Webinar Replay: Distance Learning in a District

Orff Online Planning for Distance Learning in a School District This free webinar was made possible by Studio 49 Orff Instruments This summer Roger Sams partnered with a team of elementary music teachers in the Rockwood School District in St. Louis, Missouri to plan for the possibility of online learning in the coming school year…. Read more »

Webinar Replay: Orff in an Online Format

Orff in an Online Format How to Support Active Music Making From a Distance This free webinar was made possible by Music Is Elementary and Studio 49 Orff Instruments. Join Charissa Duncanson and BethAnn Hepburn for this playful event designed to share ideas to keep students actively creating music in an online format using Orff… Read more »

Elemental Soul: An Online Music & Movement Retreat

Elemental Soul: An Online Music & Movement Retreat   This may be the most significant professional development you do all summer. We are so excited to bring you this online retreat, which is being led by some of our favorite humans. Each of them brings unique perspectives, experiences, and modalities to this project. Together they… Read more »

Teaching With Orff Stands In Solidarity

Teaching With Orff Stands In Solidarity       At Teaching With Orff our motto is: Your highest and best expression of yourself ~ As an artist, As a teacher, As a human. Truly embracing this and being our highest and best expression of ourselves as humans requires that we use our voices and our… Read more »

Tuesdays with TWO (Teaching With Orff)

Tuesdays with TWO (Teaching With Orff) As we continue to work through what back to school in 2020 looks like, Teaching With Orff is resuming our Tuesdays With TWO support calls. We will gather on Zoom on the second Tuesday of the month to connect, share, and support. These calls are free of charge, and… Read more »

Distance Learning Resources for Music Educators

Distance Learning Resources for Music Educators Many of you are now navigating uncharted waters as you prepare to teach your young music students online rather than in your classroom. We are so inspired by how so many in our community have stepped up to offer love and support and information. We’ll keep adding their contributions… Read more »

Purposeful Pathways Course One: Composition and Improvisation

Purposeful Pathways Course One: Composition and Improvisation with Roger Sams We are so excited to announce that after months of work behind the scenes, our very first Teaching With Orff online course is ready for you! In this course you’ll observe six lessons for young musicians in workshop format from Purposeful Pathways: Possibilities for the Elementary Music… Read more »

Facebook Live: Getting Ready to Be Ready

Getting Ready to Be Ready: setting up your students for success when playing barred instruments On Thursday September 21, 2017 at 7:00pm EST, Teaching With Orff will present a Facebook Live Event with BethAnn Hepburn. BethAnn will share her tips for success and answer your questions about preparing your students to play. This event will… Read more »

Back to School Lesson Contest

CALLING ALL MUSIC EDUCATORS! While most of you are enjoying summer break, here at Teaching With Orff we are already planning for back to school. Share your favorite Orff-inspired back to school lesson for a chance to win a fabulous prize from MMB Music! Entering is as easy as 1-2-3! 1. Select a favorite lesson you… Read more »