Workshop notes and links

Hello everyone!

Thanks for being at the workshop. Here are the workshop notes and links for the content we covered.

There are quite a few things listed here which we didn’t get to, but I’ve left the links in case you’d like to check them out anyway.



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Technology can….

Reinforce something

  1. Staff Wars download link
  2. Staff Wars Live (iPad app)
  3. Printable Staff Wars game cards
  4. Chrome Music Lab – Rhythm and free lesson plan: Explore Rhythm and Meter with the Chrome Music Lab
  5. Steve Reich’s Clapping Music

Enhance another activity


Introduce a concept


Be used for music literacy

Present information to students and display student work

  • QR Stuff (the website I use to create QR codes)
  • Aurasma (the one that makes Harry Potter pictures)


Be used for formative assessment

Create awesome digital resources

Learn just 5 tips to create your own awesome music resources

Places to find free images

Other freebies!

1. Free iPad mini course
iPads + Music Education Getting Started

2. Free ebook: music tech resources
Ultimate Free Music Tech Resources Guide