$22.99
Jazz Mosaic
Jazz Activities for the Early Childhood Classroom
By Louise Rogers and Susan Milligan
Item: 00-40772
UPC: 038081456492
ISBN 10: 0739094726
ISBN 13: 9780739094723
PRICE: $22.99
Category: General Music and Classroom Publications
Format: Book & CD
Jazz Mosaic brings the joy of jazz music into your classroom every day through a variety of age-appropriate, play-centered lessons that can be easily integrated into your existing curriculum. Students will learn about jazz greats, styles, and history through activities and cross-curricular connections that are creative and engaging. Easy to teach, the music lessons are appropriate for children in pre-school through third grade. The accompanying CD contains examples and vocals for echoing, learning and fun! Jazz Mosaic provides a broad range of enjoyable and educational activities from which to choose for both classroom and music teachers. Your students will discover the exciting world of jazz music and will be beboppin' and scatting with the cool cats in no time with Jazz Mosaic!
TITLE COMPOSER
Listening Lists
Cool Jazz
So What
The Lyrics
CHAPTER 4: DIXIELAND---LOUIS ARMSTRONG
JAZZ GREAT---Louis "Satchmo" Armstrong
Billy Strayhorn
Introduction
Cooking
Jazzy Train Collaborative Art Project
CHAPTER 6: SWING---BENNY GOODMAN
JAZZ GREAT---Benny Goodman
Benny Goodman Teaching Suggestions
Swing and the Big Band Era
Movement and Dance to Recorded Music
Free Dance
Exercising to Recorded Music
Adding Recorded Music and Movement to Literature
Latin Jazz
Movement and Dance
Free Dance
Structured Dance---The Mambo
Using Pitched Instruments for the Question
Scat Section---Echo
Putting it All Together!
Extensions into Other Curriculum Areas
Miss My Mama Blues
CHAPTER 9: JAZZ POETRY
Children's Poet Eve Merriam
Eve Merriam Teaching Suggestions
The Talking Blues
The Poem
Charlie Parker Played Bebop Riff
Charlie Parker Riff Accompaniment
CHAPTER 3: COOL JAZZ---MILES DAVIS
JAZZ GREAT---Miles Davis
Swing Music vs. Swing Feel
The Swing Style
Swing Dance
The Blues
About the Blues
The Blues---Teaching Suggestions
"What Did You Have For Breakfast?"
Animal Blues
Ella Fitzgerald Teaching Suggestions
The Poem
Ella Fitzgerald Sang Bop Boo Day
Adding the Scat Section
Ending the Festival with a Culminating Event
After the Festival
A Sample Schedule of Events from a Jazz Festival in a Preschool
APPENDIX
Syncopation
Division of Rhythmic Values
Charlie Parker Played Bebop
Swing
Miles Davis Teaching Suggestions
Standard Blues Form with Bass Note
CHAPTER 10: A JAZZ FESTIVAL IN YOUR SCHOOL OR COMMUNITY
Planning
Preparation
Before the Festival Begins
Elements of Jazz
How to Use This Book
CHAPTER 1: SCATTING---ELLA FITZGERALD
JAZZ GREAT---Ella Fitzgerald
During the Festival
Talking Scats
Singing Scats
Ella Fitzgerald Sang Bop Boo Day
Ella Chant
Measure or Bar
Tempo
Meter
Time Signatures
Ella Rhythm Chant
Jazz Terminology
CHAPTER 2: BEBOP---CHARLIE PARKER
JAZZ GREAT---Charles "Yardbird" Parker
Charlie Parker Teaching Suggestions
Bebop
Scat
A Little Scat History
Syncopation
Louis Armstrong Teaching Suggestions
Dixieland
Let's Have a Parade
CHAPTER 5: SWING AND BIG BAND---DUKE ELLINGTON
JAZZ GREAT---Edward Kennedy "Duke" Ellington
Duke Ellington Teaching Suggestion
Swing and the Big Band Era
Take a Train
Mambo Art: Drawing and Painting to Recorded Music
Craft Project: Make Percussion Instruments
CHAPTER 8: THE BLUES---TAJ MAJAL
Taj Majal Teaching Suggestions
Exercising to Recorded Music
Drawing and Painting to Recorded Music
Jackson Pollock
CHAPTER 7: LATIN JAZZ---TITO PUENTE
JAZZ GREAT---Tito Puente
Tito Puente Teaching Suggestions
The Funky Bluesy ABCs