Academic Skills

February 14, 2017

Singable Books: We All Go Traveling By

Hello Friends!  I’m officially five weeks into my internship here at Toneworks, and I feel like I’m finally getting into my groove! I have had so much […]
February 9, 2017

Music and Movement: Valentine’s Edition

It’s that time of year again! Happy (almost) Valentine’s Day! For my first blog post as the new Toneworks intern, I thought I’d focus on a […]
December 1, 2016

Boomwhackers For All!

Boomwhackers are bright colorful instruments made from plastic, they are easy to play and allow for multiple people to make music together. The size and color […]
October 27, 2016

Scooby Dooby Doo Where is Blue!?

In the spirit of autumn and solving mysteries Scooby-Doo makes an appearance for a remake of a Traditional intervention named ‘Old Dog Blue’.     This intervention […]
June 10, 2016

Friday Favorite: {The Wonky Donkey}

Image credit One of my new favorite singable books (courtesy of a recommendation from Kylie Horwath), is The Wonky Donkey by Craig Smith. In this hilarious […]
May 16, 2016

Monday Music & Movement: {There’s a Scarf on my Head!}

  As the school year comes to a close, we have been doing some of the kid’s “favorites” during our group music therapy sessions. Scarves are […]
May 10, 2016

Timeless Tunesday {I Love the Mountains Songwriting Activity!}

Image Credit Written by practicum student Anna Klode As a practicum student with Andrea, I have learned an immense amount about working with teens in a Transitions […]
March 18, 2016

Friday Favorite: {Here Comes Dan (BEEP BEEP!) the Taxi Man}

Image credit If you don’t own this book, I would recommend going and buying it immediately for your arsenal of singable books!! The classic “Do you know […]