Also, if you have favorite sites or books I would love to know about them. I thought someone had posted a top 5 web site list to check out but can't seem to find it now.
my favorite catalogue it reviews tons of materials, music and cursive suggestions and is thick like the old Sears catalog
Some related links online that we have used~~
Border Paper –
free sheet music
Good basic starting worksheets for Piano and Guitar.
Printable Staff Paper Page
Good luck to you as you start your journey!!
Free Music Education Page
worksheets are FREE for personal/family use in music education
website owner's request ~you use the worksheets,
you send a postcard to their kids
guitar is easy to tech yourself. Just get a chord chart and a book with simple songs (ask at you local music store). Preferably one that comes with a CD. High Schoolers a good source for cheap lessons you may also want to see if there is someone who will be able to trade for lessons once you get the basics down.
The truest answer to violence is love. The truest answer to death is life. The only prevention for violence is for the heart to have no violence within it. We cannot prevent evil through any system devised by mankind. But we can grapple with evil and defeat it, but only with love—real love.
once you've learned some basic chords and techniques, the book Rise Up Singing would probably be fun for you and your kids to play and sing along!