$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
FAVORITE SONGS
PREFACE
Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star
Nursery Rhyme Medley
THE VOICE OF THE PIONEERS
Martin Luther King Jr.
CHIT CHAT
ALL THAT JAZZ!
HIS TRUTH IS MARCHING ON
Julia Ward Howe
Clara Schumann
Modern Period Inventions
HOLIDAY FUN
Holidays---Fun! Fun! Fun!
THE PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE
Classical Period Inventions
GREAT-GREAT-GREAT INVENTIONS!
Baroque Period Inventions
NURSERY RHYMES
Old MacDonald Had a Farm
Lucy Locket
Mary Had a Little Lamb
The Voice of the Pioneers Clues
SAIL! SAIL! SAIL YOUR BOAT!
PEER GYNT ISN'T VERY SWEET!
THANKSGIVING TRIVIA
"Over the River and Through the Woods"
CRACK THE CODE
Romantic Period Inventions
Women's Rights
CD CONTENTS (SUGGESTED USES)
THE TREBLE TALK SHOW!
GIVE MY REGARDS TO BROADWAY!
TIME MACHINE
The International Society of Time Travelers
MUSIC HISTORY INTERNET RESOURCES
GEORGE WASHINGTON
What Makes a Song Great?
George Washington's Biography
LETMY PEOPLE GO!
Georgie's Rap
A LINCOLN PORTRAIT
A Lincoln Portrait, (excerpt) by Aaron Copland
ELECTION DAY
BACH'S COURT TRIAL
Background Notes for Court Case
Courtroom Procedure
OPERA HISTORY
THE NUTCRACKER
Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR.
Who Am I?
ABOUT THE AUTHORS
STRING STORY
FORWARD MARCH
COMPACTING COMPOSERS
BUMBLEBEE BLAST!
HANSEL AND GRETEL