$34.99
Teaching Music Across History
By Valeaira Luppens and Greg Foreman
Item: 00-40099
UPC: 038081448312
ISBN 10: 0739092618
ISBN 13: 9780739092613
PRICE: $34.99
Category: General Music and Classroom Publications
Format: Book & CD
An outstanding resource for educators, Teaching Music Across History will help your students understand the ways that music and the arts reflect our culture and how historical events have shaped our civilization and customs. Reproducible student pages are included, making lessons a snap to prepare, keeping students actively engaged, and allowing for easy assessment. The accompanying CD contains listening examples of works by great Classical composers to support and reinforce the lessons. By increasing critical and higher level thinking skills with winning, creative, ready-to-teach methods, Teaching Music Across History will help your students meet item 9 of the National Standards for Music Education* (“Understanding music in relation to history and culture”). This excellent curriculum will encourage your students to incorporate a deeper understanding of history and heritage, and allow you to effortlessly integrate historical information within music instruction. Teaching Music Across History is not only necessary, but fun! Grades 2-6.
TITLE COMPOSER
ELECTION DAY
LETMY PEOPLE GO!
BACH'S COURT TRIAL
Background Notes for Court Case
Courtroom Procedure
THE TREBLE TALK SHOW!
What Makes a Song Great?
SAIL! SAIL! SAIL YOUR BOAT!
PEER GYNT ISN'T VERY SWEET!
THANKSGIVING TRIVIA
HANSEL AND GRETEL
OPERA HISTORY
THE NUTCRACKER
Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Who Am I?
Martin Luther King Jr.
CHIT CHAT
FAVORITE SONGS
MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR.
GIVE MY REGARDS TO BROADWAY!
TIME MACHINE
The International Society of Time Travelers
CD CONTENTS (SUGGESTED USES)
ALL THAT JAZZ!
Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star
Nursery Rhyme Medley
THE VOICE OF THE PIONEERS
The Voice of the Pioneers Clues
GEORGE WASHINGTON
George Washington's Biography
Georgie's Rap
A LINCOLN PORTRAIT
A Lincoln Portrait, (excerpt) by Aaron Copland
"Over the River and Through the Woods"
Holidays---Fun! Fun! Fun!
PREFACE
GREAT-GREAT-GREAT INVENTIONS!
Baroque Period Inventions
THE PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE
STRING STORY
FORWARD MARCH
COMPACTING COMPOSERS
CRACK THE CODE
Classical Period Inventions
Romantic Period Inventions
Modern Period Inventions
HOLIDAY FUN
HIS TRUTH IS MARCHING ON
Julia Ward Howe
Clara Schumann
Women's Rights
BUMBLEBEE BLAST!
NURSERY RHYMES
Old MacDonald Had a Farm
Lucy Locket
Mary Had a Little Lamb
MUSIC HISTORY INTERNET RESOURCES
ABOUT THE AUTHORS