Musicplay Middle School Student Book By Denise Gagne Book 76 pages ;For grades 5-8 (especially 6) ;Correlates to the Musicplay Middle School Teacher Guide (available separately, item 805032). A new concept in elementary music texts - softcover student books, priced so that your students can afford to purchase their own! Musicplay is a play based program - each week features a new game from which the musical concepts in the curriculum are taught. Children love music games - this is a text that will have your students really excited about learning music! The separate teacher guide includes reproducible pages for the written exercises, so that the student books can be used for many years. Activities include practice learning conducting patterns, describe the elements of a piece and how they affect the mood of the piece, visit web sites to learn more (cultural information, instruments, etc.), write and perform a play using several Christmas songs, explain how the topic of a song is treated in other arts, accompany your singing on the guitar, write your own blues or rap song, identify the element that is changed in each verse of a song, and more. , Contents: Barges, C Major Scale, Rhythm Review, Why Shouldn't My Car, Rufus Rustus, Harmony, SK8ER BOI, Mango Walk, 1st & 2nd Endings, Pickup Note, New Rhythms, Key Signature, Now We'll Make the Rafters Ring, Love My Baseball, Sport in Related Arts, Bat Boy, J.S. Bach- Cello Suite, Debussy- Syrinx, I Love This Country, Song for the Mira, Telemann- Sonata, Conduct (2/4, 3/4, & 4/4), Fish & Chips, Monophonic/ Homophonic/ Polyphonic, Complicated, Joy, Dollar, Dry Bones, Above a Plain, Dotted Notes, Scarborough Fair, Greensleeves, Oh My Darling, Dona Nobis Pacem, La Bamba, Dynamics & Tempo Review, In Flanders Fields, Mozart- Minuet, A Song of Peace, Hanky Panky, Accidentals, Suo Gan, Dotted Notes, Hagdalena, Form, Raga 19, Wild Mountain Thyme, Mood in Music, Mary Mac, Round & Round, Modes, Angels, Key Signature, Who Did, Haydn- String Quartet, Hineh Ma Tov, Il Est Ne le Divin Enfant, Snowflakes, Christmas at the Hop, Relate the Arts, Christmas Line Dance, Tie, Cut Time, Extended Rests, Accidental, COFFEE, Here's a Song that's Really Neat, It's a Whacky Kind of Sound, A Rhythm Composition, Paper Scissors Rock, Mrs. Murphy's Chowder, De Colores, Hockey Song, Mozart- Serenade #13, She's Like the Swallow, A Great Big Sea, Oh My Love, Love Somebody, Relate the Arts, Hi Ho the Rattlin' Bog, Tell My Ma, A Wuni Kuni, Hymn to Freedom, Wai Bamba, Wade in the Water, John B Sails, Arupusu, Beethoven- String Quartet, Fillimiooriooriay, Black Socks, Connaughtman's Ramble, Musical Priest, Gypsy Rover, OO'Kat, Found a Peanut, Entendez-vous, Tum Balalaika, A Ram Sam Sam, Key Signature, Build a Bridge, She Waded in the Water, Cornermasters Store, Blues & Rap Accompaniments, My Heart Will Go On, Cerakina, Tsiftelli Rhythm, Tzamiko Rhythm, Zembekiko Rhythm, Shanty Boys, Jubilate Deo, 400 Years of Composition, Laugh Ha Ha, Sippin' Milkshakes, Take Time in Life, Siyahamba, Rhythms Around the World, Squid Jiggin' Ground, Nova Scotia Song, De Ump, Do Run, Mi Gallo, Take Time, My Landlord, She Sailed Away, Cockles & Mussels, Un Elephant, Mary Had a Little Lamb, Blood on the Saddle, Home on the Range, Farewell, O Canada, Star Spangled Banner, Glossary, Alphabetical Song Index.