Once Upon A Music Class
From Alfred Music Publishingby Greg Foreman and Valeaira Luppens
Fairy Tales, Folk Tales, And Nursery Rhymes For Primary and Intermediate Music Students
Once upon a time, a hardworking music teacher was determined to slay the dragons of student doldrums. She looked far and wide for meaningful yet entertaining lessons that would engage her students while addressing the Common Core music standards.
One day, she happened upon a set of enchanting books filled with folk tales, fairy tales, nursery rhymes, myths, legends, and more. As they dove into the grade-appropriate literature and music activities, her students became active musicians and lived happily ever after!
Each volume of Once Upon A Music Class includes 20 lessons, complete with objectives, procedures, reproducible student pages, and all necessary recordings that go with it.
The Primary Edition includes Beauty And The Beast, The Boy Who Cried Wolf, Humpty Dumpty, Jack Be Nimble, Johnny Appleseed, Little Miss Muffet, Pop! Goes The Weasel, The Teeny Tiny Man, The Bamboo Cutter, The Little Red Hen, Peter Piper, The Tortoise And The Hare, The Twelve Dancing Princesses, and more. (Grades PreK-2)
The Intermediate Edition includes Beethoven And The Count, Hot Cross Buns, The King's Magic Drum, Old King Cole, Peer Gynt, The Story Of Paul Bunyan, The Firebird, The Wild Swans, and more. (Grades 3-6)