Baa Baa Beat By Dena Adams and Claire Clark This Is Music series Vol.2 KindergartenBook and CD 50 pages Eight early childhood music lessons designed for the teacher or substitute with a limited music background.The music teacher uses these theme-oriented lessons as filler activities, as concept support, or for a change of pace. The substitute teacher uses these lessons in place of videos, instead of worksheets, or instead of free play. Lessons are in easy-to-follow outline format. Little or NO music background required. Songs are familiar or piggyback off of well-known tunes. Notation is melody on the treble clef. The accompanying CD has all songs, poems and listening examples. Contents:Lessons at a Glance (Theme, Songs & Activities, Materials, Music Focus)Lesson 1: Baa, Baa Beat , Baa, Baa Black Sheep (Mother Goose rhyme), Mary Had a Little Lamb, Mary's Lamb GameLesson 2: Clip Clop Donkey Beat , Sweetly Sings the Donkey, What's That Sound? Game, The Donkey (Mother Goose rhyme)Lesson 3: Chug-Chug, Little Red Caboose, Train Is A-Comin', Repeat, Repeat, Repeat! Game, Here Comes the Train GameLesson 4: Wheeling Around, The Old Woman of Harrow (Mother Goose rhyme)Lesson 5: Join the Musicians, Listen to the Music: Violin & Trombone Solos & Duets, Tchaikovsky's Russian Dance, One, Two Dancing Game, Class EnsembleLesson 6: Pop! Pop!, Pop! Goes the Weasel, Pop! Pop! Circle Game, Pop and Dance, Sing or Play Game, Pops Dominos GameLesson 7: Circle of Friends, Friends, The More We Get TogetherLesson 8: American Bugle, Bugle Calls: Reveille and Taps, America, American Bugle Coloring Game, American Bugle Movement GameOptional instruments: kazoo, slide whistle, 2-tone woodblock. Music focus in the book: Steady beat, quarter notes, sound discrimination, dramatic interpretation, round, listening & analyzing, repetitive phrases, rhythmic chant, movement to musical cues, compound meter, ensemble, discrimination of instrumental solo or duet or large group, orchestra, vocal & instrumental sounds, quiet/loud instrument play, bugle, compose class calls.