back to school lesson contest

Back to School Lesson Contest


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 have written for back to school that utilizes Orff instruments.

2. Write a brief bio and pick out your favorite headshot.

3. Email your lesson, bio, and headshot to Please include your name, school, city, state, and email address.

Submissions will be accepted through Wednesday, August 9, 2017.

A winner will be chosen by our selection committee and announced on or before August 16, 2017. The winner will be notified by email and will receive a Studio 49 KBN Resonator Bell Set 1c and wooden case. The winning lesson will be featured on our website and Facebook page


The selection committee is looking for student-centered lessons that include objectives, connections to National Standards, and a step-by-step description of the lesson and process for teaching. We are looking forward to seeing your amazing ideas!

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Must be a Music Educator who is a legal U.S. resident and at least 18 years of age at the time of entry. Contest begins on July 12, 2017 and ends on August 9, 2017. For additional details including the definition of “Music Educator” download the official rules.


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