Edited by Lois Birkenshaw-Fleming. A collection of music, accompaniments, poems, dances, essays and teaching suggestions contributed by teachers from across Canada. Over 180 songs and poems from Canada (some written for this publication) with suggestions for making connections with other subjects. The Tips for Teachers chaper with suggestions on working the Orff way has been praised. 364 pages.
Contents: Introduction: The Orff Movement in Canada (by Nancy Vogan) Hello!, First Nations, Newfoundland, The Maritimes, Quebec, Ontario, The Prairies, British Columbia, Yukon and North-West Territories, Weather and Seasons, Animals, Transportation, Our World, The Candian Mosaic, Holidays, Basics, Stories Fables Music and Drama, Students' Work, Move and Dance, Instruments, Listening Awareness and Music Appreciation, Good-bye! Tips for Teachers Appendix: A Canadian bibliography