Exercise your brain with…. Music!

When you listen to music, multiple areas of your brain become active. But when you actually play an instrument, that activity becomes more like a full-body brain workout.

This video explains the fireworks that go off in musicians’ brains when they play, and examines some of the long-term positive effects of this mental workout.

Unit 1 test: Music, the basics

Hi, my bilingual music students! We are working the basics about music reading and writing using this fantastic video:

¡Hola, mis estudiantes de música bilingües! Estamos trabajando con los conceptos básicos sobre la lectura de la música y la escritura con este fantástico video:

Now it’s time to check our knowledge with this Blendscape test: you can watch the video ‘How to read music’ (number 3) the times you need at home, and then try to answer the Test (number 2) choosing the right answer. Answer the 15 questions, click on SUBMIT and you’ll see immediately your score! Good luck!

Ahora es hora de comprobar lo aprendido con este test en Blendscape: Podéis ver el vídeo’How to read music’ (nº 3) las veces que necesitéis en casa, y luego intentad completar el Test (nº 2) eligiendo la respuesta correcta. Contestad las 15 respuestas, haced click en SUBMIT (enviar) y veréis vuestra nota inmediatamente. Suerte!

Unit 1 TEST: Blendspace

Unit 1 TEST: Blendspace