K - 3 Learning Pages:
Resources for Kindergarten to Grade 3 teachers

 List Serve - Web Resources

Christmas - Drummer Boy

Activities, Stories - http://www.rec-room.org/Activities/stories/drummer.html Using Drummer Boy with a group

Answers: Wikipedia - http://www.answers.com/topic/little-drummer-boy History and recordings

Arts and Crafts - http://jas.familyfun.go.com/arts-and-crafts?page=CraftDisplay&craftid=10818 Using trash cans or pails and canvas

Drummer Boy - http://www.rienzihills.com/ChristmasSing/drummerboy.htm midi and lyrics

Family Crafts - http://familycrafts.about.com/cs/treeornaments/l/blorntpdrum.htm drum ornament from toilet paper roll; easy, cute

First School- Coloring Page - http://www.first-school.ws/t/xmas/26g-little-drummer-boy.htm

Guitar Chords and Lyrics - http://guitar.about.com/library/blsongs_littledrummerboy.htm

Hoempa Music Corporation - http://members.home.nl/meessen10/little_drummer(english).htm Sheet music for various drum parts for the song

Home Made Instruments - http://www.nancymusic.com/PRINThomemade.htm Making quilting hoop drum

KinderArt - http://www.kinderart.com/multic/cofdrum.shtml Coffee can drum

Monkey Pod Drum - http://www.crafts4kids.com/projects/900/911_2.htm looks excellent

Perpetual Preschool - http://www.perpetualpreschool.com/instruments.html I like the cookie tin idea for drums

Sesame Street Parents - http://www.sesameworkshop.org/parents/activity/article.php?contentId=100440 Oatmeal canister drum

Sonotube Drums - http://www.rhythmweb.com/homemade/sonotubes.htm These would be great for every classroom!

List Serve Mailing - December 10, 2005