Fun With Composers - Volume 2
From Kjos Music Companyby Deborah Lyn Ziolkoski
Fun With Composers launches Volume 2 with more classical wonders like Beethoven and Tchaikovsky that will entice children to sing, dance, act, and play to this mini musical creation. Charming storybook characters like Hatching Chicks, Mischievous Bananas, and Russian Inspectors captivate children's imagination through this unique union of story and song. Designed for any level of student to be taught by any teacher with an outcome like no other, Fun With Composers is a simple, fun approach to classical music.
The Teacher's Guide includes over 27 Orff-based lesson plans plus an online access code for the following resources: audio with fun-filled lyrics as well as an authentic orchestral recording of each selection; and video which features key teaching strategies and the final performance of each selection. Fun With Composers includes movement choreography, Orff orchestrations, rhythmic play, listening questions, art activities, and cross-curricular integration, all while creatively weaving in concepts corresponding to the National Standards. The unique Music Maps provide a child-centered visual that present music in an organized format so children have a better understanding of its sequence. (Grades PreK-3)
Handbook will contain the online access code.