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In the Middle With Mr D · 4M ago

TMEA S-Cubed Sight Singing Giveaway!

Time to Give Away S-Cubed!  $249 Value!  FREE!You can enter starting right now during Chris Russell's workshop.  The giveaway remains open until tonight at midnight (February 17).  Just foll...
In the Middle With Mr D · 2W ago

February S-Cubed Sight Singing Giveaway

This week, I am giving away Lessons 1-5 of the S-Cubed Sight Singing Program for Beginners!This bundle is designed for elementary and middle school teachers who don't see their students dail...
In the Middle With Mr D · 2W ago

Announcing! Teachers Pay Teachers for Schools!

Since 2006, when Teachers Pay Teachers (TpT) was first founded, teachers have been paying teachers for their digital resources online.  Fast forward to 2018, and Teachers Pay Teachers has ma...
In the Middle With Mr D · 4W ago

Minor Scale: La? Or Do?

I can't count how many times I've seen or heard this question:"Minor Solfege:  DO based or LA based?  And why?"I start with this:There are so many ways to teach sight singing.  They can all ...
In the Middle With Mr D · 1M ago

Data speaks

Do your admins ask you to quantify your work?Here is some data that requires you to say little.  All you need to do is print it out and hand it to them.I created S-Cubed to help teachers tea...
In the Middle With Mr D · 1M ago

Some fuel for the New Year.

It's January 1, 2018!I can't believe it.Tick Tock and all...Each holiday season, I am overwhelmed when students and their parents think of me when they are planning gifts and cards.Seriously...
In the Middle With Mr D · 2M ago

Would you like your Elementary Feeder Programs to use S-Cubed?

Thousands of middle school teachers are using S-Cubed Sight Singing Program.  When I created it, I had middle school teachers and students in mind.Well...Apparently, 4th and 5th-grade teache...
In the Middle With Mr D · 2M ago

Learning music should definitely not be fun, right?

Since I started sharing my ideas for teaching middle school beginners in 2013, I've been clear that my approach to teaching beginners in the public school middle school choral music classroo...
In the Middle With Mr D · 3M ago

Special Discount with Sight Reading Factory!

Announcing!  Special 10% discount Promo Code when you purchase a subscription to Sight Reading Factory as a new subscriber!Teaching Sight Singing to the true beginner is challenging.I've sha...
In the Middle With Mr D · 3M ago

Getting out from behind the piano

It's such an amazing instrument.  Children love to go to it and hit the keys because it gives them instant gratification.The smiles....It is so much fun for them.To master it (and any musica...