$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
Adding Recorded Music and Movement to Literature
Miles Davis Teaching Suggestions
Cool Jazz
So What
The Lyrics
Swing Music vs. Swing Feel
The Swing Style
Swing Dance
The Blues
CHAPTER 4: DIXIELAND---LOUIS ARMSTRONG
Standard Blues Form with Bass Note
Division of Rhythmic Values
Measure or Bar
Tempo
Meter
Ella Rhythm Chant
CHAPTER 2: BEBOP---CHARLIE PARKER
JAZZ GREAT---Charles "Yardbird" Parker
Charlie Parker Teaching Suggestions
Charlie Parker Played Bebop
Charlie Parker Played Bebop Riff
Charlie Parker Riff Accompaniment
CHAPTER 3: COOL JAZZ---MILES DAVIS
Jazz Terminology
Scat
A Little Scat History
Syncopation
"What Did You Have For Breakfast?"
Animal Blues
The Talking Blues
Miss My Mama Blues
CHAPTER 9: JAZZ POETRY
Children's Poet Eve Merriam
Eve Merriam Teaching Suggestions
The Poem
Using Pitched Instruments for the Question
Scat Section---Echo
Introduction
Putting it All Together!
Tito Puente Teaching Suggestions
Benny Goodman Teaching Suggestions
Latin Jazz
Movement and Dance
Free Dance
Structured Dance---The Mambo
Exercising to Recorded Music
Mambo Art: Drawing and Painting to Recorded Music
Craft Project: Make Percussion Instruments
CHAPTER 8: THE BLUES---TAJ MAJAL
Billy Strayhorn
Elements of Jazz
How to Use This Book
CHAPTER 1: SCATTING---ELLA FITZGERALD
Extensions into Other Curriculum Areas
Cooking
CHAPTER 10: A JAZZ FESTIVAL IN YOUR SCHOOL OR COMMUNITY
JAZZ GREAT---Miles Davis
Swing
JAZZ GREAT---Ella Fitzgerald
Planning
Ella Fitzgerald Teaching Suggestions
The Poem
Ella Fitzgerald Sang Bop Boo Day
Adding the Scat Section
Preparation
Before the Festival Begins
Talking Scats
Singing Scats
Ella Fitzgerald Sang Bop Boo Day
Ending the Festival with a Culminating Event
After the Festival
A Sample Schedule of Events from a Jazz Festival in a Preschool
CHAPTER 5: SWING AND BIG BAND---DUKE ELLINGTON
Take a Train
JAZZ GREAT---Edward Kennedy "Duke" Ellington
Duke Ellington Teaching Suggestion
Swing and the Big Band Era
Syncopation
During the Festival
Bebop
Time Signatures
Taj Majal Teaching Suggestions
The Funky Bluesy ABCs
About the Blues
The Blues---Teaching Suggestions
Ella Chant
APPENDIX
Jazzy Train Collaborative Art Project
CHAPTER 6: SWING---BENNY GOODMAN
JAZZ GREAT---Benny Goodman
Listening Lists
JAZZ GREAT---Louis "Satchmo" Armstrong
Louis Armstrong Teaching Suggestions
Dixieland
Let's Have a Parade
Swing and the Big Band Era
Movement and Dance to Recorded Music
Free Dance
Exercising to Recorded Music
Drawing and Painting to Recorded Music
Jackson Pollock
CHAPTER 7: LATIN JAZZ---TITO PUENTE
JAZZ GREAT---Tito Puente