Children's Literature in the Music Classroom

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Are you interested in creatively adding children's literature to your music class? This bundle includes directions and activities for using 9 different books in the music classroom. Books and Activities Include:

Thump, Thump, Rat-a-tat-tat by Gene Baer and Lois Ehlert (loud/soft and steady beat)
-2 Mini-Lessons


We're Going on a Bear Hunt by Michael Rosen (vocal exploration, fast/slow, loud/soft, prepare steady beat)
-3 Mini-Lessons
-Listening Lesson Directions
-Bear Hunt Pitch Exploration Pathways (with pathway provided and draw your own included)
-Bear Hunt Draw a Path Worksheet


Orange Pear Apple Bear by Emily Gravett (practice Ta and Ti-Ti)
-2 Mini-Lessons
-Ta and Ti-Ti Rhythm Board Visuals (Stick and Standard Notation)
-Student Ta and Ti-Ti Heart Manipulatives Printables
-----Comes Colored and Black and White
-----Comes with Stick and Standard Notation


Please, Baby, Please by Spike Lee (prepare rest)
-3 Mini-Lessons
-Notation for Goodnight, Sleep Tight
-Please, Baby, Please Icon Flash Cards (Colored and Black and White)
-Please, Baby, Please Student Manipulatives (Colored and Black and White)
-Please, Baby, Please Student Beat Strip Printable (Colored and Black and White)
-Please, Baby, Please Cut and Paste Composition Worksheet


It's Raining, It's Pouring by Peter, Paul, and Mary and It's Raining, It's Pouring by Kin Eagle (practice la)
-Mini-Lesson (Peter, Paul, and Mary) with ELA and Math Connection
-Mini-Lesson (Kin Eagle) with ELA and Science Connection
-Notation: It's Raining, It's Pouring, Two, Four, Six, Eight, and Star Light, Star Bright
-It's Raining, It's Pouring Venn Diagram Worksheet
-It's Raining, It's Pouring Write Your Own Verse Worksheet
-Student Staff Board Printable for la practice


Who is Tapping at My Window? by A.G. Deming (practice solo singing and prepare/practice half note)
-2 Mini-Lessons
-Notation: Who's That?
-Who's That? Game Cards (Colored and Black and White)
-Who is Tapping at My Window? Picture Cards (Colored and Black and White)


Possum Come a-Knockin' by Nancy van Laan (practice rest or practice Tika-Ti)
-3 Mini-Lessons for multiple levels
-Possum Rhythm Posters Level 1 (Stick and Standard Notation)
-Possum Rhythm Posters Level 2 (Stick and Standard Notation)
-Possum Come a-Knockin' Composition Worksheet


When I First Came to this Land by Harriet Ziefert (prepare and practice fa)
-2 Mini-Lessons
-Notation: When I First Came to This Land
-Text Card Printables (Colored and Black and White)
-Melodic Manipulatives Printables (Colored and Ink Saver)
-When I First Came to This Land Trace and Write Worksheet


Each lesson lists concepts taught, skill areas used, and student-friendly learning targets.

Concepts Included:
Loud/soft
Fast/slow
Steady Beat
Vocal Exploration
Ta/Ti-Ti
Rest
Mi/So/La
Half Note
Tika-Tika, Tika-Ti, Ti-Tika
Fa

Skill Areas Include:
Listening
Improvisation
Writing
Reading
Movement
Instruments
Form
Solo Singing

*Please note that the listening piece, In the Hall of the Mountain King, is not included in this product.


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*Updated 6/30/15
Mrs. Parker's Kodaly-Inspired Music Resources
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Children's Literature in the Music Classroom
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Children's Literature in the Music Classroom
Children's Literature in the Music Classroom