Find Your Voice - Leeds

Provider: Musical Futures
£95.00 + VAT General Admission

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Description This course is aimed at secondary heads of music, secondary teachers of music, SLT music links, primary music co-ordinators, vocal strategy leaders, teacher training mentors and trainee teachers. Throughout the day, trainers will unpick the processes behind the Musical Futures Find Your Voice vocal and mobile technology approach with practical illustrations of how it can work with students of all ages. You'll leave the course with ideas to implement immediately, together with the skills, confidence and support to deliver the approach in your own setting as well as take away high quality resources designed specifically for easy use and access.
Duration 1 day
Website

http://www.musicalfutures.org.uk
Categories Secondary, Teaching and Learning, KS3, KS4, Arts, Teaching staff
Learning outcomes for participants/users and, where relevant, pupils or students

This new training course from Musical Futures provides techniques and strategies for getting students using two ‘instruments’ they have readily available to them, the voice and mobile technology, in an innovative and flexible way that builds on their own musical interests.

Musical Futures training courses are practical, hands-on and delivered by classroom music teachers, in collaboration with professional vocal coaches and are designed to put you in the position of your learners. The teaching and learning strategies are completely flexible and can be used to motivate and engage students of all ages.

Why attend this course?

Develop a better understanding of how the voice can be used to make a variety of musical genres more accessible
Discover how to improve the quality of classroom singing for all ages
Create and compose new music using mobile technologyLearn how to recreate a song of your students’ choice using the voice
Take away ideas and resources to use in your lessons including use of vocal percussion and beat boxing, innovative ways to use highly accessible mobile technology to support vocal work and new ideas for composing with examination students.

Evidence underpinning this approach

Musical Futures training courses are practical, hands-on and delivered by classroom music teachers, in collaboration with professional vocal coaches and are designed to put you in the position of your learners. The teaching and learning strategies are completely flexible and can be used to motivate and engage students of all ages.

What people say about Find Your Voice training:

"Thoroughly inspiring ‘hands on/ practical’ day. All activities very realistic to advantages and disadvantages of modern classroom/ resources and abilities and interests of pupils"

"SO important to have training like this, to inspire, encourage and upskill. So helpful, please keep this coming"

"Really enjoyed it despite being a very nervous vocalist myself and have learnt some good tips/ strategies for using voice in the classroom"

How users/participants can evaluate success

Follow us on Twitter @musicalfutures - we host an online chat using the hashtag #mufuchat LIVE every Wednesday evening 8.30-9.30pm (GMT) where you can join us to share ideas, evaluate how Musical Futures and Find Your Voice is working in your classroom plus debate the hottest issues in music education at the present time!

Follow-up activities and support

Download the free interactive Musical Futures App for up-to-date insights into how to use Musical Futures in the classroom.
If possible, attend one of our free Training and CPD sessions. These are run by teachers for teachers, and share best Musical Futures practice in a lively, hands-on way.
Check out the MF near you page and see if there are any schools running MF in your area to visit and see MF in practice.
Browse our Resources section which includes guides for Informal Learning, Non-formal Teaching and Find Your Voice, a Resource bank of practical resources developed by teachers for use in the Musical Futures classroom, as well as Reports and Articles outlining the background and philosophy of MF.
Sign up to our newsletter to receive updates about Musical Futures. Join the International Music Teachers Forum and connect with the network of teachers and practitioners running Musical Futures.
TAKE an idea or resource USE it with your students INNOVATE with it and SHARE your ideas with other. Find out Ways to Share with likeminded teachers If you have any enquiries or would like more advice and guidance on getting started please contact a member of the Musical Futures team.

Details

Visit https://www.musicalfutures.org/training for further information or email [email protected]

This course does not have any pre-booked dates available. Please contact the provider directly to arrange this training.