Free Carnegie Hall Music Educators Toolbox

These free online resources include lesson plans, activities, assessments, and video examples. Designed to be effective and adaptable in a wide variety of music classrooms they are easily adaptable for homeschool use.

The Toolbox currently features grade-specific music education resources addressing fundamentals of Rhythm and Meter, Form and Design, Expressive Qualities, Pitch, and Performing.


Exploring Long and Short Rhythmic Patterns (rhythm),

Exploring Steady Beat with Percussion Instruments (meter), Call and Response Songs (singing, form), Musical Patterns (form), and Musical Expression Through Movement.

First Grade

Performing and Composing Four Beat Patterns, Seat on the Beat (rhythm and meter), Melodic Phrases (form), Dynamics Hide and Seek (dynamics, performing), Feeling the Tempo (tempo), Exploring Expressive Qualities (dynamics, tempo, articulation),

Melodic Contour (pitch, performing), and Improvising with Our Voice (performing).