Have fun and compose music at the same time on this site where there is a range of simple activities to help take those first steps. You will need Shockwave and QuickTime plugins.Classical Net
Basic information on classical music including index of biographies on composers and facts on musical periods such as Medieval, Renaissance, Baroque up to the present.Sing Up
Download songs with either full vocals or backing tracks from the fabulous Sing Up website which has popular music for children. Play each song on the website or download as MP3 files as well as the lyrics. Subscription site with some free songs.Music Crafts
Some good craft ideas for making musical instruments.Musically Interactive
A fascinating idea of introducing experimenting with rhythms by clapping or playing along with these pages which work well on an interactive whiteboard. Good fun.