Fiddle Over the MoonBy Dena Adams and Claire ClarkBook/CD50 pages
Fiddle Over the Moon is comprised of eight early childhood music lessons designed as a supplementary resource for the teacher, or for use by a substitute, with a lmited music background, to use in place of videos, worksheets, or other, non-musical activities. The lessons are written in an easy-to-follow outline format, requiring little or NO music background, and the songs are all well-known tunes (occsasionally with different lyrics), which are notated in treble clef, showing only the melody line.The accompanying CD has all songs, poems and listening examples. All game pieces are fully reproducible.
Book's Music Focus:Compound meter, Steady beat, Movement sequences, Creation of lyrics, Song with hand motion, Fiddles and other instruments, Listening, Analyzing, Vocal exploration, Matching pitch, Vocal solo & duet discrimination, Chorus, Making listening and/or singing choices, Polka Dance, Vocal and instrumental sounds discrimination & performing, Melody identification, Verse, Quiet/loud, Bugle, Dramatization, Compare & contrast.Optional instruments: cabasa, drum, glockenspiel, recorder.
CONTENTS:Lessons at a Glance (Theme, Songs & Activities, Materials, Music Focus)Lesson 1: Fiddle Over the Moon Hey Diddle Diddle (Mother Goose rhyme) Over the Moon Game Over, Under and Around the Moon Game O Mister MoonLesson 2: Fiddle on the Farm Hey Diddle Diddle (Mother Goose rhyme) Diddle Around Game Fiddle or Not Game Old MacDonaldLesson 3: Choo-Choo Choo-Choo Train Puffing Down the Track Game Bells and Whistles GameLesson 4: Riding Around Let's Go Riding There's a Little Wheel Little Wheel DanceLesson 5: Hear the Musicians Row, Row, Row Your Boat Are You Sleeping? Wiggle Circle Dance One, Two, Everyone Puzzle Who Will Sing? GameLesson 6: Knock! Knock! Somebody's Knocking at My Door Knock! Knock! Game My Aunt Jane (Mother Goose rhyme)Lesson 7: Family and Friends London Bridge At My House At My SchoolLesson 8: Bugle Calls Reveille TapsIndex of Songs, Poems, and Games