Senior Cycle Music - CPD Resources

 

SCOILNET RESOURCES

 

Scoilnet put together a lovely collection of the following PDST Music tech resources, which can be accessed via https://www.scoilnet.ie/go-to-post-primary/music/techy/:

 

PDST Music Tech Resource Bank

 

  • Making a screen recording using Quick Time Player (Mac)
  • Using iSpring Free Cam to make a screen recording (Windows)
  • Making a screen recording on an iphone
  • Making basic edits in iMovie (Mac)
  • Editing video in Moviemaker (Windows)
  • Garageband tutorial (Mac)
  • Notation edits in Musescore e.g. adding chord boxes and changing key (Mac and Windows)
  • Timestretch – transposing an audio clip (Mac and Windows)
  • Editing an audio track in Audacity (Mac and Windows)
  • Correcting homework using a phone screen recording
  • Turning a phone into a visualiser
  • Putting music to a video using a phone app called Video Music.
  • Setting up and using a Padlet for teaching and learning
  • Using QR codes for teaching and learning
  • Wacom drawing tablet (and pen)
  • Graphic tablet and a whiteboard
  • Doing projects in a digital book with Book Creator
  • Using a free notation app: Maestro Music creator
  • Using Microsoft Forms for assessment
  • Setting up a YouTube channel for school use

 

 

 

 

Title (Each Resource has Two Links)

Format

Scoilnet Links (Spring 2021)

Comment

1.

Making Music from Home and School

Video

https://www.scoilnet.ie/search/resource/entity/show/Lre/35535/

A novel aural approach to mixed metres in songs.

E-book

https://www.scoilnet.ie/search/resource/entity/show/Lre/35534/

2.

Zooming Music: Singing and Wellbeing

Video

https://www.scoilnet.ie/search/resource/entity/show/Lre/35533/

Warm ups, rounds, solfa, pentatonic, part singing.

E-book

https://www.scoilnet.ie/search/resource/entity/show/Lre/35532/

3.

‘Mobile’ Music: Playalong Practice Tracks

Video

https://www.scoilnet.ie/search/resource/entity/show/Lre/35531/

How to use interactive notation on your mobile.

E-book

https://www.scoilnet.ie/search/resource/entity/show/Lre/35530/

4.

Making Music ‘From the Off’ in TY

Video

https://www.scoilnet.ie/search/resource/entity/show/Lre/35529/

Transition Years starting out in Music.

E-book

https://www.scoilnet.ie/search/resource/entity/show/Lre/35528/

5.

Three EdPuzzles with an Irish Twist!

Video

https://www.scoilnet.ie/search/resource/entity/show/Lre/35527/

EdPuzzle links, advice and suggestions.

 
 
 

For more information on the above CPD resource links on Scoilnet, please click here.

 

 

 

JANUARY 2021 RESOURCES

TITLE

SCOILNET LINK

COMMENT

1

Intro to ‘Book Creator’: Part 1 of 3

https://www.scoilnet.ie/search/resource/entity/show/Lre/35119/

Video demo: a LC set work (Berlioz)

2.

Intro to ‘Book Creator’: Part 2 of 3

https://www.scoilnet.ie/search/resource/entity/show/Lre/35121/

Video demo: an Irish music topic for LC

3.

Intro to ‘Book Creator’: Part 3 of 3

https://www.scoilnet.ie/search/resource/entity/show/Lre/35122/

Video demo: a project on Dermot Kennedy

4.

Edpuzzle for Teaching and Learning

https://www.scoilnet.ie/search/resource/entity/show/Lre/35118/

Video demo: setting up with example

5.

Assessment Resources and Where to Find Them

https://www.scoilnet.ie/search/resource/entity/show/Lre/35023/

Video of slides: exploring PDST Music resources

6.

Adding Timings to a Video on YouTube

https://www.scoilnet.ie/search/resource/entity/show/Lre/35009/

Video showing how to find specific sections, on YT

7.

Minor Melody-Writing using an Aural Approach

https://www.scoilnet.ie/search/resource/entity/show/Lre/35005/

Video highlighting four main issues with this task

8.

Minor Melody-Writing: Support Document

https://www.scoilnet.ie/search/resource/entity/show/Lre/35007/

This pdf accompanies the video on Minor Melody

9.

Minor Melody: A Creative Approach

https://www.scoilnet.ie/search/resource/entity/show/Lre/35008/

A pdf exploring creativity and Soundtrap

10.

Pen-drumming: A Practical Music-Making Alternative

https://www.scoilnet.ie/search/resource/entity/show/Lre/34647/

Slides: graphics, a demo video and learning achieved

11.

Finding Ukulele Tabs Online

https://www.scoilnet.ie/search/resource/entity/show/Lre/34613/

Video: access and manipulate ukulele tabs

12.

Ukulele as a Melodic Instrument

https://www.scoilnet.ie/search/resource/entity/show/Lre/34600/

Video: Using Musescore 3 to create tabs

13.

The Typewriter (Leroy Anderson): video

https://www.scoilnet.ie/search/resource/entity/show/Lre/34602/

Video created to enhance aural skills

14.

The Typewriter (Leroy Anderson): teaching slides

https://www.scoilnet.ie/search/resource/entity/show/Lre/34608/

Structure, timbres and rhythm

15.

The Typewriter (Leroy Anderson): Support Document

 https://www.scoilnet.ie/search/resource/entity/show/Lre/34625/

Performing, listening and theory tasks

16.

Adding New Music to a Video (PC)

https://www.scoilnet.ie/search/resource/entity/show/Lre/34616/

Video: Using Video Editor in Windows 10

17.

Making Playback Backing Tracks (Mac)

https://www.scoilnet.ie/search/resource/entity/show/Lre/34601/

Video: Using Musescore, Screencastify and iMovie

 

 

For more information on the above CPD resource links on Scoilnet, please click here.

 

 

OCTOBER 2020 RESOURCES

TITLE

SCOILNET LINK

COMMENT

1.

‘Seachanges’ - Raymond Deane (annotated)

https://www.scoilnet.ie/search/resource/entity/show/Lre/34295/

The analysis is done on the video itself

2.

‘Un Bal’ (Symphonie Fantastique) – Berlioz (1830)

https://www.scoilnet.ie/search/resource/entity/show/Lre/34251/

Edpuzzle: Analysis and Revision

3.

‘Dirait-on’ - Morten Lauridsen (1993)

https://www.scoilnet.ie/search/resource/entity/show/Lre/34277/

Edpuzzle: Aural Skills practice

4.

LC Harmony OL Q4: Part 1 of 3

https://www.scoilnet.ie/search/resource/entity/show/Lre/34303/

‘How to’ video tutorial 1

5.

LC Harmony OL Q4: Part 2 of 3

https://www.scoilnet.ie/search/resource/entity/show/Lre/34304/

‘How to’ video tutorial 2

6.

LC Harmony OL Q4: Part 3 of 3

https://www.scoilnet.ie/search/resource/entity/show/Lre/34305/

‘How to’ video tutorial 3

7.

Amazing Grace’ performed by Andrea Bocelli

https://www.scoilnet.ie/search/resource/entity/show/Lre/34273/

Edpuzzle: Aural Skills practice

8.

‘If ye love me’ - Thomas Tallis (1565)

https://www.scoilnet.ie/search/resource/entity/show/Lre/34243/

Edpuzzle: Aural Skills theory

9.

‘Blackbird’ performed by Seán Keane

https://www.scoilnet.ie/search/resource/entity/show/Lre/34248/

Edpuzzle: Aural Skills / Beatles song

10.

‘Caro Mio Ben’ - Giuseppe Giordani (1783)

https://www.scoilnet.ie/search/resource/entity/show/Lre/34218/

Edpuzzle: Aural Skills / Art Song

11.

‘Scenes from Childhood’ – Robert Schumann

https://www.scoilnet.ie/search/resource/entity/show/Lre/34244/

Edpuzzle: Aural Skills / theory

12.

‘A Thousand Years’ performed by The Piano Guys

https://www.scoilnet.ie/search/resource/entity/show/Lre/34246/

Edpuzzle: Aural Skills/ gradated theory

13.

‘We belong together’ – Randy Newman (2010)

https://www.scoilnet.ie/search/resource/entity/show/Lre/34250/

Edpuzzle: Aural Skills/ theory

14.

‘Jesu, Rex Admirabilis’ – Palestrina (1586)

https://www.scoilnet.ie/search/resource/entity/show/Lre/34234/

Edpuzzle: Aural Skills / theory

15.

‘L’Arlésienne Suite 2’ – Movement 2 – Bizet (1872)

https://www.scoilnet.ie/search/resource/entity/show/Lre/34220/

Edpuzzle: Aural Skills / no longer JC

16.

‘L’Arlésienne Suite 2’ – Movement 4 – Bizet (1872)

https://www.scoilnet.ie/search/resource/entity/show/Lre/34232/

Edpuzzle: Aural Skills / no longer JC

17.

‘Hello Summer’ – Rameez (2016)

https://www.scoilnet.ie/search/resource/entity/show/Lre/34249/

Edpuzzle: Aural Skills / pop

18.

Classroom ways with Irish Music

https://www.scoilnet.ie/search/resource/entity/show/Lre/34393/

Document: Teacher’s notes and links

19.

Classroom composing, harmonising and arranging

https://www.scoilnet.ie/search/resource/entity/show/Lre/34394/

PowerPoint/pdf: Diverse strategies

20.

Music Toolkit

https://www.scoilnet.ie/search/resource/entity/show/Lre/34397/

Video: Elbow (One Day Like This)

21.

Ukulele as a Pedagogic Tool

https://www.scoilnet.ie/search/resource/entity/show/Lre/34406/

Slides: Focusing on harmony

22.

Improvisation through Song

https://www.scoilnet.ie/search/resource/entity/show/Lre/34409/

Slides: Warm-ups /beatboxing, song

23.

‘Viva la Vida’ – Coldplay (2008)

https://www.scoilnet.ie/search/resource/entity/show/Lre/34413/

Slides: Harmonic ostinato. Theory.

 

 

For more information on the above CPD resource links on Scoilnet, please click here.