Musical Classroom

Backgrounds, Models, and Skills for Elementary Teaching

Author: Carolynn A. Lindeman

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1317348656

Category: Music

Page: 480

View: 7014


With this Eighth Edition, The Musical Classroom celebrates thirty years as a leading resource for future and in-service teachers as they engage children in the exciting world of music! Teachers, with the help of this user-friendly text, can develop the understandings and skills needed to teach elementary school music. The forty-four model lessons are the centerpiece to the book's long-lasting success. A collection of over 170 children's songs from around the world; instructional information for learning to play the recorder, keyboard, guitar, and Autoharp(TM); and the theoretical, pedagogical, and practical backgrounds needed for reaching all learners complete the comprehensive resource of The Musical Classroom. Note: This is the standalone book. If you want the accompanying audio CD, order the ISBN 9781138656703, which is available for separate sale.

Teaching with the Common Core Standards for English Language Arts, PreK-2

Author: Lesley Mandel Morrow,Timothy Shanahan,Karen K. Wixson

Publisher: Guilford Press

ISBN: 1462507662

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 270

View: 3552


"The Common Core State Standards (CCSS) are the first academic standards to be independently adopted by almost every state in the country. The purpose and intent of the Common Core standards for English Language Arts (ELA), as well as Literacy in History/Social Studies and Science Education, are the focus of this book. Each of the chapters addresses one of the major English Language Arts domains: literature, informational texts, foundational skills, writing, speaking and listening, language, technology, and assessment. The objective of the chapters is twofold: to provide a theoretical background and detailed explanation of each of the CCSS/ELA standards, as well as practical suggestions, classroom vignettes, models, instructional resources, and unit ideas to implement the standards"--

Activities for Building Character and Social-Emotional Learning Grades PreK–K

Author: Katia S. Petersen

Publisher: Free Spirit Publishing

ISBN: 1575426684

Category: Education

Page: 160

View: 7464


Build attitudes of respect and caring, reduce problem behaviors, empower students to solve problems, and educate the whole child with this flexible, user-friendly activity guide. The lessons' literature-based connections allow teachers to "build in" rather than "add on" social-emotional learning (SEL) throughout the day. Field-tested in classrooms across the United States, these activities when fully implemented have resulted in improved school climate, greater parent engagement, increased academic achievement, and reduction in discipline referrals. Features of the book include: 100+ easy-to-implement year-round activities that integrate info the daily curriculum in all subject areas Monthly themes focused on empathy, bullying prevention, teamwork, decision-making, and more Concise lesson formats (Read, Discuss, Do, Relate) Discussion and writing prompts Built-in assessments Digital content includes all of the book's reproducible forms.

The School Music Program

A New Vision : the K-12 National Standards, PreK Standards, and what They Mean to Music Educators

Author: MENC Task Force for National Standards in the Arts

Publisher: N.A


Category: National standards for arts education

Page: 42

View: 4741


Contains the K-12 national standards and MENC prekindergarten standards; provides a blueprint for a music curriculum based on the best practices of the past but modified to meet the needs of the future. Includes details about what the standards mean to music educators and ways that standards-driven curricula will better serve American students.

Bowker's Directory of Audiocassettes for Children

Author: R R Bowker Publishing,Bowker

Publisher: N.A


Category: Audiocassettes for children

Page: 382

View: 341


Packed with over 10000 titles, this valuable guide lets you quickly track down the audiocassettes that parents, teachers, & children want & need - from popular read-along & sing-along audiobooks for preschoolers ... to literary classics for young adults ... to nonfiction works in any subject or curriculum area, for any age level.