What's It All About? | MUSICKIT's MUSICTALES | For Kids | For Teachers

& Mr. E's Virtual Music Classroom

Music Activities and Resources for Kids and Teachers
promoting music literacy

MUSICKIT is a website devoted to Music Education, and promoting music literacy. It was developed by noted music educator, musician, and author, Kit Eakle. The site is devoted to encouraging music literacy, reading and writing among elementary aged children.

There are 3 parts of MUSICKIT:

1. Resources for Teachers includes: a) planning guides on ways to implement an elementary music program based on literacy, b) lesson plans that are ready to use in your classroom, and c) teacher's resources including reproducable activity sheets that promote music literacy.

2. Activities for Students includes: a) songs to sing and games to play, b) book templates for writing music and music books, and c) activities to complement our publications, Listen to the Music and MUSICTALES

3. The MUSICTALES Project - a publishing company devoted to developing engaging a) children's books that encourage the reading and writing of music. Also includes b) a list of other publishers books with a song as their story line, and c) activities to use with these books to help kids read and write music.