Introduce young singers to the music and lives of seven great composers. It's a songbook, a series of musical history lessons or a 20-minute unison program. Clever lyrics describing the composers' lives are set to their most famous melodies. Bios, portraits and reproducible activity sheets are included.
These four books contain twenty crossword puzzles each. They do not require subject introductions and are reproducible for years of classroom use. A word list and solution is provided for each puzzle. Students will have fun learning about the world of music as well as be challenged and entertained.
This book is an excellent resource to learn about 17 great jazz artists and their music. Included are facts about each artist, a brief story, a fun crossword and sentences to complete as part of the learning exercise. Also available are the Classroom Kit and the Activity Sheets.
Jazz for Young People concert series is designed primarily for upper elementary and middle school students. The curriculum explores core concepts including improvisation, form, style, and swing and major figures in jazz through accessible, interactive lessons which demonstrate the exuberance, rich cultural heritage and humor inherent in jazz.
This wonderful Renaissance book with CD is a must for music, dance, or classroom teachers. Historical information about the Renaissance period included with easy-to-follow dance graphics. Each dance is provided in three formats: CD recording with authentic Renaissance sounds; arrangements for Orff instruments and recorders; and piano arrangements. Dances are FUN and accessible for students in grades 5 and higher.