Florida Curriculum

Quaver’s Florida Curriculum for Grades K-8

In the Florida Department of Education’s recent review of Instructional Materials, QuaverMusic.com was the only single publisher to have products approved for all grades K-8. Quaver’s General Music Florida Curriculum was approved in all grades K-5, and our 6-8 grade materials were approved for Exploring Music 1 courses.

Designed Specifically for Florida, Quaver’s Curriculum includes:

  • A complete year of engaging lessons for each grade level with a flexible 30-90 minutes of content per lesson
  • A searchable library of resources including over 1,100 songs, engaging video elements, unlimited printing permissions for sheet music, and much more
  • Customization functionality to allow for lesson adjustment and additional resources (YouTube clips, teacher-owned MP3s, and more)


Old Folks at Home Geography ScreenState Songs and History
Includes the state song “Old Folks at Home (Swanee River),” and other favorites like “Florida, Where the Sawgrass Meets the Sky.” Lessons incorporating Florida geography, history, and key state figures are woven throughout the Curriculum.

Sunshine State Standards CorrelationsScreen shot of Lyrics Page
Next Generation Sunshine State Standards are indicated in every printable lesson plan. The Curriculum will also be searchable by Florida Benchmarks in 2017.

Screenshot of Crescendo Definition ScreenDifferentiated Learning
Lesson Plans provide differentiated learning opportunities for students with disabilities, gifted and talented students, and English Language Learners, including a Multilingual Glossary of Keywords in Spanish, French, and Haitian Creole.

Quaver’s K-5 General Music Curriculum

K-5 LogoThe QK-5 Curriculum is a comprehensive, customizable, fully-digital program for today’s elementary classroom. Including over 200 easy-to-use Lessons with Florida Standards correlations built right in, our curriculum is packed with over 6,500 interactive tools to engage and assess students, exceed state and national standards, align with Bloom’s Taxonomy, and make learning music Seriously Fun!


Quaver’s Exploring Music 1 Course for Grades 6-8

6-8 LogoCreated especially for today’s middle grade students, our project-based 6th-8th Grade content builds on the foundations learned in grades K-5 and emphasizes the active, creative elements of music. The 116-lesson course consists of 14 engaging group projects that encourage skills in feedback and critical thinking, by incorporating world music, composition, improvisation, and music technology! Even your non-band and non-choir students will be motivated and engaged and learn to LOVE music.


Try it for Yourself!

Official Review

Official Reviewers can log in to the full Curriculum using the credentials you received to see how Quaver meets and exceeds Next Generation Sunshine State requirements.

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