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Elementary Music Teachers instruct children up to fifth grade and help them develop their vocal and instrumental skills. Common activities listed on an Elementary Music Teacher resume sample are preparing lessons, organizing activities, administering tests and homework, grading student work, and reporting to parents and school principals. Based on our collection of example resumes, these professionals should demonstrate music theory knowledge, instruction skills, the ability to motivate and discipline students, constructive criticism, and vocal pedagogy. Successful candidates have completed a music education program and are trained in psychology, piano playing, music theory, and education ethics.

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Elementary Music Teacher

  • Taught curriculum enhanced lesson plans that educated students about the fundamentals and history of music on the Kindergarten to 5th grade level.
  • Conducted tutoring and coaching sessions with students needing assistance in reading, spelling and mathematics.
  • Assisted 5th grade students with the music preparation for the DARE graduation program.
  • Maintained a productive learning environment by adhering to the school’s unified discipline plan.
Candidate Info
10
months in
workforce
10
months
at this job
AS
Applied Science
BA
Music Education, Instrumental
2

Student Teacher, Elementary Music Teacher/choir Director

Assumed responsibility for the K though 5 general music classes, self-contained special education classes, and the after school children choir and bell choir.

  • Created and implemented daily lesson plans, conducted rehearsals, responsible for classroom management and student assessment.
  • Assisted with daily classroom and program procedures.
  • Took part in faculty meetings, parent-teacher conferences and school events.
  • Supervised students on fieldtrips.
  • Assisted with the Elementary All-County Choir Concert.
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
3
months
at this job
C
Flute Performance
MS
Childhood Education
Music Education
3

Elementary Music Teacher

Produced and Directed At Least 72 Elementary Musical Programs

  • Produced Aberdeen's Elementary Curriculum; Organized and Combined Elementary and Secondary Materials Into an Overall District Music Curriculum
  • Developed a Website to Foster Better Communication and Music Participation
  • Earned National Board Certification for Early and Middle Childhood Music
  • Directed Elementary Bands for Six Years
  • Directed Middle School Musicals for Six Years
Candidate Info
24
years in
workforce
12
years
at this job
BA
History
Music
Educational Leadership
4

Elementary Music Teacher

Duties: Responsible for classroom instruction, management and recordkeeping.

  • Created, planned, and taught daily lessons while maintaining student interest and discipline
  • Prepared students for various live and televised performances creating stage sets, props, and costumes
  • Assisted with parental relations and conflict resolution while helping with registration and office duties
  • Prepared students for public relations and speaking.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
BA
Education
5

Pre-school and Elementary Music Teacher

Developed and taught age appropriate music curriculum in accordance with the Florida Sunshine State Standards.

  • Created and directed music productions.
  • Collaborated with colleagues and integrate curriculum to enhance school effectiveness.
  • Wrote and obtained grants to obtain equipment and services.
  • Worked together with parents, administration and other faculty to achieve the best outcome for students.
  • Documented student progress.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Anthropology / Archaeology
BA
Music - Vocal
BS
Nursing
6

Elementary Music Teacher

Organized and administered multiple aspects of fall and spring musicals that included: music selection, music instruction, chorography, costume, speaking parts, and collaboration with parents and colleagues.

  • Taught a diverse group of K-8th grade students at New and Old Elem Hutterite Colony. Instruction included singing, music and movement in order to provide a general music experience.
  • Electronically organized elementary documents and music.
  • Prepared students for Beresford Elementary Music Festival and Tripp Solo Vocal Contest.
  • Accompanied the 5th/6th grade choir on a singing tour to the V.A. Hospital and Children's Care/Hospital in Sioux Falls, SD.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
10
months
at this job
BA
Music Education
7

Elementary Music Teacher

Music teacher for around 800 students, Pre-Kindergarten-3rd grade

  • Organized and collected money and forms for mass group fieldtrips and programs
  • Organized, prepared, and performed five music programs per year
  • Responsible for being an administrative assistant to the school counselor two hours each morning
  • Filled in as the front desk secretary when needed
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
Fine Arts
BA
Education
8

Elementary Music Teacher

Taught general music for students in grades 1-5, with an emphasis on culturally competent music curriculum and instructional practices, music literacy, and excellence.

  • Instituted a highly successful drumming program for upper elementary students.
  • MSDLT School Board Award: Teacher of Character (2009)
  • Served on school Equity team, receiving district training in cultural competence.
  • Selected to assist in leading district wide round-table community conversations regarding school choice.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
Vocal Music
MA
Education
9

Elementary Music Teacher

Developed and presented stimulating lessons that cover a wide range of topics and foster music appreciation.

  • Instructed students in the technical aspects of music.
  • Conducted rehearsals; directed the school chorus, string ensemble, and multicultural dance troupe.
  • Organized and presented, plays and concerts at assemblies.
  • Evaluated student progress
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
AA
Music Education
BA
Elementary Education
MS
Education- Literacy & Language
10

Life Skills Teacher/ Elementary Music Teacher

  • Responsible for the early childhood education of students from grades K -5 with various learning differences in the areas of Math, Reading, and Social Studies.
  • Facilitated an exciting learning environment and helped develop a new music curriculum, while exhibiting classroom and behavior management.
  • Managed and updated confidential documentation for each student's Psycho-educational file.
Candidate Info
19
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
Mass Communication
Business Administration

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