Music K-8 Magazine

Volume 28

2017/2018 school year

Sept. 2017 - June 2018

Volume 29

2018/2019 school year

Sept. 2018 - June 2019

New Subscription Combos Available!

Now you can get a Print Magazine (with or without Print Student Parts) with Downloadable Audio!


Music K-8, Vol. 28, No. 3 is now available.

Tune from the current issue of Music K-8 magazine.

Don't Let Your Phone Ring

by Teresa Jennings

Sometimes, parents need teaching, too! Remind your audiences: "Don't Let Your Phone Ring."

Read more about "Don't Let Your Phone Ring" or listen to more sound clips from Volume 28, Number 3!


Free Choreography Videos

Melissa Schott, Plank Road Publishing's choreographer, has created two more of her hugely popular movement suggestion videos for you to use or adapt.

Free Craft Video Tutorial

This 8 minute video features directions for creating dot art inspired by Australian Aboriginal paintings, to accompany the song "Australia" by John Riggio from Music K-8, Vol. 28, No. 3.


Have you discovered Student Reproducible Parts yet? They're a time- and money-saving innovation we're proud of.

And we're happy to announce...

Downloadable Student Parts

Read more about the advantages of Downloadable Student Parts.


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What you get from Music K-8 magazine.

Music K-8 magazine is published five times throughout the school year:

  • No. 1 - September/October
  • No. 2 - November/December
  • No. 3 - January/February
  • No. 4 - March/April
  • No. 5 - May/June

All subscriptions start with the first issue of a given school year (September/October) and include five issues. If you subscribe later in the year, you will receive back issues and CDs in a single package, so you never miss an issue. Downloadable back issues will be available through your online account one business day after your order is processed.

Special Features:
  • A complete musical revue (songs and a script) is contained in the first three issues of each volume.
  • The CD or downloadable MP3 files, available with each issue, feature Full Performance and Accompaniment Only recordings for virtually all of our songs. These high-quality recordings feature professional children singers and talented musicians playing real instruments.
  • Student Reproducible Parts, handy singers' parts extracted from all songs on the recording for easy, less expensive photocopying, are also available in physical or downloadable format. Click for more information.
Each New Issue Contains:
  • Ten or more original - legally reproducible - songs
  • At least one work for beginning recorder students
  • Quodlibet, a collection of useful and humorous information
  • Photo Journal, photos submitted by teachers
  • Network, useful articles, songs, and games from subscribers

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