A Great Start: Timed Tests is part 4 (5 lessons) of 14 progressive lessons that discuss the basics of note reading specifically designed for beginning band students. A Great Start: Timed Tests are designed to help students memorize and quickly identify the notes they see in their method book. They are progressive and are designed to be used later in the year as student learn more notes in the method book. For a free sample, look for "Beginning Band Note Reading Sample". Also look for Beginning Band: The Basics, The Review, and Speed Tests for the complete set of this Note Reading method.