Choral & Classroom

First We Sing! Teaching Strategies

Rhythmic & Melodic Elements for Intermediate Grades

First We Sing! Teaching Strategies

Rhythmic & Melodic Elements for Intermediate Grades

Series: ExpressiveArts RESOURCE PAK Composer: Susan Brumfield

First We Sing! Kodály-Inspired Teaching and its companion volumes and materials offer guidance and direction for teachers who are new to the Kodály approach. Experienced teachers will find fresh ideas to supplement their materials, along with another perspective on Kodály's philosophy and its implications for teaching today. Finally, the books and teaching materials include a sample Kodály-inspired curriculum guide, which can be adapted for a variety of school settings. Teaching Strategies for elements taught in the intermediate grades (3-5) are printed on 3-hole punched loose-leaf paper so teachers can easily customize the teaching sequence in order to make the most of each lesson. Each teaching strategy contains a list of requisite readiness elements and skills (what the students need to know and be able to do) before learning the new element. It includes a list of activities to prepare for the new element, a scripted, step-by-step procedure for presenting it, and ways to practice using the new element in each skill area.

  • Choral

$49.99 (US) Inventory #HL 00140886 ISBN: 9781495008399 UPC: 888680041595 Width: 11.0" Length: 8.5"

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