Music is an important component to our life. It brings joy and a feeling a peace. In young children, listening to age appropriate music helps them to learn numbers and letters. Listening to music helps to promote concentration. It may even help improve test scores. According to the Gallup Poll, American Attitudes Toward Music in 2003, “71% of Americans surveyed by the Gallup Poll believe that teenagers who play an instrument are less likely to have disciplinary problems.” It is important for children to have music education. There are many sites online both free and low cost to help teachers with lesson plans, find worksheets, discuss the history of music and to make music fun. Below you will find links to many of the aforementioned sites.