“Interactive Now Recharged”, selected favorite units from the first two volumes of Interactive Now, are recharged with fresh graphics, updated content, and Adobe Flash programming. These recharged lessons are even more accessible for classrooms and you can use them even if you don’t have a SMART or Promethean board.
Beat Box (K-2) – An introductory lesson about sound/no sound and one or two sounds per beat.
Apple Tree (K-2) – Use for teaching steady beat and audiation.
Pretzels and Popsicles (K-2)– Use virtual stick notation to create new rhythms.
What Melody Do You Hear? (2-4) – Match iconic notation to audio samples.
What Rhythm Do You Hear? (2-4) - Match rhythm notation to audio samples.
Leap to the Staff (2-4) – An introduction to the staff.
Blast from the Staff (2-4) – A competitive note-reading game.
“La Raspa” (2-4) – Use to teach about Mariachi music and rondo form.
“The Star-Spangled Banner” (3-5) – Explore the meanings of the lyrics and play an interactive matching game.
Peter and the Wolf (3-5) – Teach about the instruments and characters in this classic work.