Step-By-Step – Access Essentials
We want accessing our resources to be as easy as possible. Below you will find step-by-step instructions on how to access Quaver’s Essentials Program.
Let’s get started!
1. Go to QuaverMusic.com
If you do not have a FREE QuaverMusic.com account, click on the SIGN UP window, located in the upper right corner of the screen. If you already have an account, click on the LOG IN window.
2. Enter Username and Password
Once you’ve created an account, enter your username and password. We want to save you time, so now the screen has the ability to remember usernames and passwords, if your preferences allow.
3. Enter your QuaverCode, if you have one!
The Log In screen is also the best place to enter a QuaverCode if you have recently purchased access to a new Quaver program. You’ll receive this 6-digit code in an email and use it here (just once!) to connect your Quaver account to your new resources.
Click the blue CLICK HERE button to open a new text field:
Then enter the QuaverCode you received. You’ll only need to do this once and then you can forget it!
4. Access your Teacher-Only Resources
Once you’ve logged in, you can select either the TEACHER tab, located at the bottom of the screen, or the yellow TEACHER ACCESS Bus Stop sign, located on the lower left side.
5. Click the Essentials Icon
You will be directed to the Teacher Dashboard, a hub for all your teacher-only resources. Go to the left side of the screen and click the Essentials Icon.
6. Select a Classroom
Each of the 30 Classrooms listed in your Quaver Classroom Lobby represent a set of topic-based resources that can be adapted to suit your class needs at any grade level. They are divided into 4 Units. Click any classroom – like the first one on Beat – to dive in.
7. Explore the Classroom Menu
Each Classroom includes the same Menu of items, decorated to suit the topic at hand. You can use the arrow at the top right of the screen to return to the CLASSROOM LOBBY at any time.
8. Stream a Quaver Episode
You might start by clicking VIDEO EPISODE to stream the Beat Episode for your students. It will play right from this screen. You can use the icons at the bottom of the video player to activate closed captioning (CC), go to full screen, or check the video streaming options. Quaver videos will automatically adjust to the bandwidth in your computer to give you the best streaming quality possible.
9. Open Printables
From the Classroom Menu you’ll find a Teacher Guide, Music Scores, and Worksheets, which all open in a new window and are easy to print! Make sure your pop-up blocker is disabled so these new windows can open.
10. Explore IWB Activities
Each Classroom also includes Interactive Whiteboard (IWB) Activities useful for teaching the concept at hand. Use the scroll bar to see all the options, open an IWB Activity, and dive in! Use the Menu at the bottom of the screen to navigate back to the Classroom.
11. Take a Quirky Quiz
Be sure to check out Quaver’s Quirky Quiz, an interactive, 10-question quiz for the whole class. Fun sound effects help reinforce right and wrong answers, and a clip from the episode supports the right answer and drives the learning home.