Hi! Can someone recommend a source for learning how do simple, fun music lessons on Zoom? I teach first grade and use music for my transitions. I would also like to play songs for them with my guitar, but am concerned it won’t sound good on zoom (the guitar, not my voice, which is bad, we established that long ago)

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First, kudos to you for including music in your classroom, guitar is great!
Second, if you are playing only, it is probably fine. The problem comes when someone who isn’t muted says something or sings along. My church musicians play and sing, while all are muted, so we could sing along on Zoom. We couldn’t use zoom in my District so I don’t have any lessons to suggest. I recorded songs for my K-2 kids on Seesaw to have them sing “with” me and then they could record and send me their videos.


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