Jefferson Elementary School


Jazz Music

Brittanica Logo Encyclopedia Britannica (provided by BadgerLinks)
 World Book World Book Online
 Jazz -- PBS This PBS site gives a timeline, lists famous musicians and more!
 Jazz in the Schools Listen to music provided by the National Endowment for the Arts.
 Jazz for Young People Pictures, music, information about jazz, jazz musicians and more!
 History of Jazz Find out about the history of jazz.
 Nicky the Jazz Cat This website is about the book Nicky the Jazz Cat.
 Jazz Composers Information on the famous composers Duke Ellington and Billy Strayhorn.
 Smithsonian Jazz The Smithsonian has information about the history of jazz and jazz musicians.


Cool Composers Students created this site about composers!

Learn About the Orchestra

NY Philharmonic Kidzone Make your own instrument and create music.
 Dallas Symphony Orchestra Kids The Dallas Symphony’s website has games, activities, and a library of music.
 San Francisco Symphony Kids Learn about instruments and music basics with the San Francisco Symphony.
 Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra Several fun games are on this site!
Instrument Lab In this Instrument Lab you can listen to and "virtually" handle all the instruments of the orchestra.

Exploring Sounds

 Learn Musical Notes Test your musical knowledge.
 Music Theory Test your knowledge of music notes.
 Music Dots Create your own music using dots.
 Classics for Kids Listen to classical music.
Watch videos, play games and download free music!
 Wild Music Build a Soundscape and learn about sound.
 Musica Educa Learn all about music in this Spanish language website.