Designed for the kindergarten classroom, this book by Joy Nelson includes a wealth of energizing and imaginative multi-sensory activities, focusing on increasing students' musical knowledge, skill, and conceptual development. Simple assessment charts and reproducible copy masters are included. The National Standards are clearly correlated and identified with every activity. The CD contains all rhymes, songs, and listening selections.
For Kindergarten or adaptable for use with other groups of primary-age children.
Chapter 1: Rhythm Patterns
Chapter 2: The Sounds Around Us
Chapter 3:High and Low
Chapter 4: Melodic Patterns
Reproducible Copy Masters
Index of Music and Rhymes
CD Track Listings
Music and Rhymes: All the Little Ducklings; Anderson's "Sleigh Ride"; Anderson's "The Typewriter"; Bluebird; Busy, Buzzy Bee; Doggie, Doggie; Here Is the Beehive; Higher Than a House; If You're Happy; Lemonade; Little Sally Walker; Low High Low; Manchester Chronicle; Rain, Rain Go Away; Red-Winged Blackbird's Song; Saint-Saen's "Animals With Long Ears"; See-Saw; Teddy Bear; The Wheels on the Bus; This Old Man; Two Little Blackbirds