This product is a tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., celebrating his life and legacy through song. This curriculum integration tool is intended to help students understand the ideals for which Dr. King stood.
This product includes the following materials:
• Lesson plan for grades K-8th on Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
• 2 easy original songs:
o K - 2nd – “Dr. King” (Melody line with Chords & Lyrics)
Orff arrangement – 2nd Grade
• Sop. Glockenspiel, Alto Xylophone, Bass Xylophone, Boomwhackers, Tone Chimes, Triangle, Hand Drum
o 3rd – 5th grade: “Tribute to Dr. King” (Melody line with Chords & Lyrics)
o 6th – 8th grade: “Tribute to Dr. King” (3 part mixed arrangement)
• EASY TONE CHIMES & BELLS arrangement of “America the Beautiful”; includes lesson plan to be used with 3rd – 8th grades. This piece uses a “non-music reading” approach. While it could be used as an accompaniment for singing, it is written in order to be played as an ensemble piece. It contains the entire melody and accompaniment. This approach gives players a sense of accomplishment in learning to “read and perform” in a short period of time and enjoy the feeling of “playing in an ensemble.” Includes the following:
o Overview and playing instructions
o Musical arrangement of the piece
o Individual printable sheets for each assigned chime or bell (G4-D6)
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Age Appropriate for:
• Lower Elementary
• Upper Elementary
• Middle School
Check out this FREE copy of AMERICA to see the process used for playing Tone Chimes & Bells.
FREE Easy Tone Chimes & Bells Arrangement AMERICA
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