Musicplay Grade 2 Digital Resources

Themes & Variations


Musicplay is an award-winning music curriculum for elementary schools. Musicplay is a sequential curriculum with lessons that follow the calendar year. The weekly lesson outlines the new concepts that will be taught, those that will be reviewed, and includes seasonal and holiday repertoire. The planning is done for the teacher!

Each presentation has:

  • Musical notation
  • Song lyrics with colorful illustrations - great for shared reading!
  • One slide lyrics
  • Color coded Boomwhacker® melodies for simple reading and scale songs
  • Slides to teach students how to read music: rhythm, melody, expression
  • Kids demo videos of many of the singing games
  • Orff arrangements
  • Searchable Excel index
  • Links to excellent websites
  • If teachers have a Smartboard in their classroom, they can use all the interactivity of the board when using the Smart Notebook files.

Intended Grade

Grade 1

Materials Included

 Physical Edition - $150
- Projectable files with audio
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Table of Contents

1. Welcome to Music
2. O Canada
3. My Country, 'Tis of Thee
4. Ridin' That New River Train
5. Engine, Engine Number Nine
6. Hill, Hill
7. Poor Little Bug on the Wall
8. Paddle in My Kayak
9. I Can Sing a High Note
10. Bounce High
11. John Jacob Jingleheimer
12. Obwisana
13. Bell Horses
14. Tony Chestnut
15. Thanks a Lot!
16. Time to Play
17. I'm the Fastest Turkey
18. Falling Leaves
19. I Am a Fine Musician
20. Icka Backa
21. What's That Creature?
22. Birds and Bats
23. Pass the Witch's Broomstick
24. Witch's Stew
25. Old Mother Witch
26. The Grand Old Duke Of York
27. Starlight
28. Sing for Peace
29. Make a Difference
30. This Way That-a-way
31. Peace Like a River
32. Doggie, Doggie
33. Napoléon
34. Lukey's Boat 

35. On Top of Spaghetti
36. Bluebells
37. Johnny Caught a Flea
38. Tap It Here, Tap It There
39. Pease Porridge Hot
40. O Hanukkah
41. Who's That?
42. Holiday Round
43. Ring, Ring, Ring the Bells
44. Rocks for Christmas
45. Jolly Old St. Nicholas
46. Apples, Peaches, Pears, and Plums
47. Trampin'
48. Japanese New Year Song
49. Mouse, Mousie
50. Boom Boom
51. I Like to Play the Instruments
52. Oliver Twist
53. Haul on the Bowlin'
54. Pass the Stick
55. Love Grows Under
56. Gitsigakomim
57. I Sent a Valentine
58. The More We Get Together
59. I See the Moon
60. Circle Round the Zero
61. Ham and Eggs
62. My Cat Boo
63. I'se the B'y
64. Cut the Cake
65. A Sailor Went to Sea
66. It's Raining, It's Pouring
67. The Lollipop Tree
68. St. Patrick's Day Jig

69. A Pizza Hut
70. Ain't Gonna Rain No More
71. Rain on the Green Grass
72. Father Abraham
73. Hot Cross Buns
74. Garbage
75. Find the Easter Basket
76. I Can Do the Bunny Hop Too!
77. Recycle
78. Rabbits
79. Hide the Easter Eggs
80. Salish Hand Game
81. Oh, My Aunt Came Back
82. Johnny One Hammer
83. Mom, You're the Best!
84. Juguemos en el bosque
85. Japanese Frog Song
86. Frog in the Middle
87. Row, Row, Row Your Boat
88. Bought Me a Cat
89. Sur le pont d'Avignon
90. The Chinese Fan
91. Kagome
92. Canada in My Pocket
93. Swimming
94. Goin' on a Picnic
95. Here Comes a Bluebird
96. Down Came Johnny
97. Let Us Chase the Squirrel
98. Christopher McCracken
99. Orchestral Instrument Families 


Powerpoint: Johnny One Hammer

Powerpoint as PDF: Johnny One Hammer
SMART Notebook: Johnny One Hammer