Karen Surmani, Donna Brink Fox, Christine Barden, Gayle Kowalchyk & E.L. Lancaster - Alfred Music Publishing
Join Beethoven Bear, Mozart Mouse, and their music friends as they learn about music in the Classroom and the Music Play Center. Written to provide appropriate classroom music instruction for young children, this comprehensive approach to musical learning develops singing, movement, and listening skills simultaneously with an appreciation of musical styles and concepts. The curriculum features detailed step-by-step lesson plans for ten weeks, a compact disc recording of all selections, a story and visual representation to reinforce musical concepts, coloring pages, Music Play Center ideas, an assessment checklist, and a suggested concluding musical performance. The Curriculum Book/CD contains teacher information, sequential classroom lesson plans and support materials, reproducible coloring pages, vocal/piano scores, and the Student Assessment checklist. Use the Big Music Book, with its large-scale, full-color depictions of ideas and concepts, to share the story with the entire class! The Deluxe Curriculum Kit contains the Curriculum Book/CD, a carrying bag, and plush characters Mozart Mouse, Beethoven Bear, and Clara Schumann Cat. Children will enjoy this delightful, age-appropriate approach! Ages 4-6.