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Introduction This site is designed to help you use classical music as part of your daily classroom activities. Classical music not only has the power to stimulate the mind, enrich the heart and soothe the soul; it can also help you meet the educational objectives of your students. Register with us to receive updated information about and send us your feedback and suggestions. Once you register, you will be sent a Classics for Kids activity book which can be printed in quantity and used in a variety of ways. The following Classics for Kids® lesson plans provide practical, effective activities for grades K-5 to help you teach the basics of music to your students. Classics for Kids Classics for Kids
Children's Music Classes- Toddler, Preschooler, Infant Music Instruction - Children's Music Classes- Toddler, Preschooler, Infant Music Instruction - Kindermusik offers school curricula for various U.S. and international school settings. Select the option that's most relevant to you to get the information you need easily! Kindermusik is a leading publisher of early childhood education curricula. With highly successful programs in language and early literacy development, each research-based curriculum uses music and movement as a vehicle to better engage and teach young children. Carefully sequenced instruction using music, storytelling, and activities strengthens neural pathway development for greater cognitive connection-making, coordination, and even memory. Kindermusik students have also shown significant gains in abstract reasoning, spatial and temporal reasoning, and self-control.
Musikgarten - Teaching Music, Understanding Children - Greensboro NC
Dalcroze Society of America - Welcome to the Dalcroze Society of America Based on the artistic and pedagogical principles of Emile Jaques-Dalcroze, the Dalcroze approach teaches an understanding of music's fundamental concepts, expressive meanings, and deep connections to other arts and activities. Performers, teachers, dancers, actors, children, and senior citizens can all benefit from this approach which incorporates rhythmic movement, aural training and improvisation. Use this website to learn more about Dalcroze Society of America - Welcome to the Dalcroze Society of America
Homepage | Suzuki Association of the Americas
The Organization of American Kodály Educators
Music Quizzes, Games and Worksheets
Africa - African Songs, Chants, and Games Africa - African Songs, Chants, and Games Songs and dances are hard to transmit via the internet. Probably a good thing to do is to get a tape/CD of African folk songs for the music (Ladysmith Black Mambazo's "The Gift of the Tortoise" is great for REAL traditional songs). And there must be video tapes available through the libraries that have some folk dances from Africa? Trying to describe these things in typed medium is SO difficult, but, here goes:
My Library tagged music