This time of year can be hard in the music class. We’re getting ready for concerts and performances and the students are buzzing with the general excitement that the holidays bring. I have come across the image you see below in a few different places online.
I think it’s valuable to teach children how the brain works and show them how music works with the brain! It’s powerful when children can understand what happens with their brain and bodies.
I got this image at http://www.pianimation.com/2012/07/23/this-is-your-brain-on-music-part-1/. You can head over to that website to see more.