Open the Box Free Shipping
We're here to help!
Call for suggestions or assistance

Boomwhackers Building Blocks: Children's Songs Vol. 1



Item: #816133
In Stock, Ready to Ship!
+ add to wishlist
By Cathy Shinaberry. 12 familiar children's songs, for use with Boomwhackers tuned percussion tubes. This system, an alternative to traditional music notation, uses color-coded squares and rectangles to introduce left to right reading, vertical relationships of pitch, and horizontal relationships of duration. The color of each note box matches the color of the corresponding Boomwhacker tube. By having a half-note rectangle that is twice as long as a square quarter-note box, children can easily learn to understand the relationships between note values. Tear-out song charts are ideal for laminating. The first verse of lyrics is included for each song. All songs in this book can be played using the diatonic set of Boomwhackers (item 200346, available separately).

For pre-k to grade 2.


No reviews available.


Browse 2 questions and 2 answers
Hide answersShow all answers | Sort by
Why did you choose this?
West Music Store
Looking for new ideas in the lower grades
Elaine L on Jan 3, 2012
How big are the tear out charts?
Kristen on Nov 3, 2015
Best Answer: This is a regular sized 8.5" by 11" book. The charts would be that size.
Reply · Report · Mark JStaff on Nov 3, 2015
· Add Answer · I Have This Question Too (0)

Additional Resources

McAfee SECURE sites help keep you safe from identity theft, credit card fraud, spyware, spam, viruses and online scams
Buy BoardAdopt a ClassroomReverbClass WalletEbay
NAMM Believe in MusicNational Association for Music EducationNAMM Top DealersMusic Inc Mag Retail Excellence AwardHoopla Now Four Time WinnerIowa's Creative Cooridor