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Brain Busters
Picture puzzles to sharpen right-brain thinking and music knowledge!  
By Brenda Knowis
64 pages
For grades 3 and up

These picture puzzles illustrate music concepts that are ideal for the classroom, homeschool teacher, or anyone who enjoys solving problems and has an interest in music.  Permission to copy the puzzles is granted for single-classroom use only. 

The puzzles vary in difficulty level and are presented in this book by musical category - music instruments, music styles, music terms. Answers are provided if help is needed.
Some of the Brain Busters puzzles have a Bonus Question included that can be used as extra credit or an incentive for rewards or bonus points.

Music Instruments: Bagpipes, castanets, cello, clarinet, cornet, cowbell, double bass, double reeds, electric guitar, finger cymbals, flute, French horn, handbell, harpsichord, keyboard, recorder, saxophone, tuba.

Music Styles: Baroque, Big Band, Bluegrass, Broadway, Heavy Metal, Hip Hop, Ragtime, Rock 'n' Roll, Romantic.

Music Terms: accent, b-flat scale, c-sharp scale, circle of fifths, cut time, dotted half or whole note, double bar, half rest, harmony, key signature, middle C, quarter note, repeat sign, soprano, staff line, string quartet, whole rest.


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West Music Store
A great warm-up tool for when instrumental groups are setting up - gives those we set up a little faster something to focus on.
D Asa S on Aug 15, 2012

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