Integrating Music into the Elementary Classroom / Edition 3

Integrating Music into the Elementary Classroom / Edition 3

by William M. Anderson, Joy E. Lawrence
     
 

ISBN-10: 0534237363

ISBN-13: 9780534237363

Pub. Date: 01/28/1995

Publisher: Wadsworth

This market-leading text is comprehensive, covering music fundamentals as well as materials and methods. Easy-to-use techniques for teaching singing, playing instruments, moving to music, creating music, listening to music, and studying music are included. The study of music is taught using a multicultural perspective, and the authors relate music to the arts and…  See more details below

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This market-leading text is comprehensive, covering music fundamentals as well as materials and methods. Easy-to-use techniques for teaching singing, playing instruments, moving to music, creating music, listening to music, and studying music are included. The study of music is taught using a multicultural perspective, and the authors relate music to the arts and other subject areas. Lesson plans are provided for kindergarten through grade six, along with more than 160 songs selected from various cultures and historical periods.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780534237363
Publisher:
Wadsworth
Publication date:
01/28/1995
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
516
Product dimensions:
9.11(w) x 10.97(h) x 0.99(d)

Table of Contents

Index of Songs
Introduction1
1How Children Learn5
2Guidelines for Teaching Music19
3Fundamentals of Music: Understanding How Sounds are Organized in a Musical Composition37
4Teaching Music Through Singing83
5Integrating Songs with Other Subjects and Activities131
6Teaching Music Through Playing Classroom Instruments203
7Teaching Music Through Listening257
8Teaching Music Through Movement319
9Creative Experiences with Music369
10Integrating Music with the Study of Peoples, Places, and Cultures401
11Experiences with Music and Other Arts451
Epilogue: The Continuing Place of Music in the Lives of Children497
Appendix A: Soprano Recorder Fingerings (Baroque System)501
Appendix B: Common Chord Fingerings for the Guitar504
Glossary505
General Index509
Index of Listening Examples512
Index of Literature515
Index of Visual Arts515
Index of Nationality Songs516

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