Many of you are preparing for a new school year and this list shares 5 surprising items that you can purchase from the hardware store and use as violin teaching supplies.
The bigger message than the specific 5 items on this list is to think outside the box. This will keep your creative process activated as the violin teacher and will keep the learning process fun and exciting for the violin students. The correlating video demonstrates how to use these supplies for teaching the violin in more detail than the list below.
1- Painters Tape - A Violin Teacher’s Best Friend.
2- Paint Roller
5- Paint Mixing Stick
What creative items do you use in your teaching? Please share in the comments below, thanks!
Welcome to my little video titled "Mini Toilet Plungers (+ FUNNEST Way Ever to Teach Pizzicato & Harmonics!)" in just 2 minutes and 26 seconds I share the funnest way ever to teach left hand pizzicato or harmonics + some fantastic philosophy & resources to help your students reach their potential and keep your creative juices flowing. You will learn 3 things in this video:
"Hey? Where can I get these cute plungers?"
They are called Party Plungers and on Amazon for about $9 (click this link to find).
What do you do to add creativity and fun to your teaching?
Please let us know in the comments below, thanks!
You do not have to be a fan of Star Trek to appreciate the benefits of incorporating finger patterns into your teaching. In this video titled "Finger Patterns for Violinists & Fun Pop Culture Reference" you will learn 4 things::
How do you teach finger patterns in your studio? Please let us know in the comments below, thanks!
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