Music Theory for Kids- Orff & Kodaly-Inspired
In this fun and action-packed music class, students will learn rhythm and be exposed to diverse classical and folk music in a fun and engaging way- through singing, chanting, dancing, and having fun with Kodaly and Orff-inspired games!
During our weekly class meetings, we will enjoy 25 minutes of music fun together! Our schedule will flow in the following format: *Meet and Greet with Singing *Fun music theory with Action-Based Games *Musical Show and Tell *Sing Together *Storytime ---- Our sample schedule is as follows: Week 1: Dec. 11-15-Mozart and legato Week 2: Dec. 18-Dec. 22-The violin and staccato Week 3: Dec. 26-29-Loud and soft (forte and piano) Week 4: Jan. 2-4- Fast and slow (allegro and andante) --- I...
In recap, during our time together I will help your student achieve the following concepts: *know the structure of music (pitch, dynamics, rhythm) *learn the language of music *become more musically independent *develop their creative and critical thinking skills *be exposed to a variety of classical music, folk songs, and nursery rhymes *have fun!
Demetria holds a Bachelor of Arts in Child Development and Master of Science in Interactive Technology from the University of Alabama, and is a creative and compassionate music teacher specializing in young beginners. She has taught basic music theory in homeschool groups and private lessons. With the power of technology and her creative skills with young children, she believes her students will enjoy her energy and positivity! Demetria studied classical piano beginning at age 9 while also honing her ear training skills through playing by ear at her church growing up. She is a singer/songwriter (in the genres of Gospel, Jazz, R&B, and Neo-Soul music) and is currently publishing her first single. She continues to further her skills and professional development through the MTNA (Music Teachers National Association) as well as building on her knowledge base of the Orff method. Demetria is passionate about working with young children and enjoys spending time with her family, reading, cooking new recipes, taking short hikes, creating podcasts, and producing music.
0Though not a requirement, students may bring music instruments that they have at home to share with classmates during Musical Show and Tell.
Parents should be nearby during our dance and movement time for guidance with younger students.
Meet the teacher
Hi! My name is Demetria and I live in the beautiful San Francisco Bay area. I am an independent singer and songwriter, published author, vlogger, podcaster and teacher. I have a Bachelor of Science in Child Development and later earned a Master's...
$25weekly ($13 per class)
2x per week
Average rating:5.0Number of reviews:(1)
Completed by 6 learners
Live video meetings
2-8 learners per class