Testing, testing, testing…there is SO much testing going on right now! How can we as music teachers make sure that students are engaged and excited when they’ve already been sitting for hours, taking a test? Here are some ideas that have worked with my kids.
#1: Play more games!
During testing days, I like to make sure kids get even more relaxation, so I’ll shift the balance of concentration/ relaxation and throw in another game or two, or let a game go longer than I would otherwise….