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101 Ideas for the Music Classroom 101 Ideas for the Music Classroom
Jill & Michael Gallina - Shawnee Press

Refresh and recharge your K-8 vocal music program using this compilation of teaching tips.  With contributions sent in by dynamic and talented music educators from across the country, these ideas touch on all... view details
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K-8K-Gr. 8
$24.99
Aligning Your Creative Sequence to the Core Music Standards Aligning Your Creative Sequence to the Core Music Standards
Tim Purdum - Cedar River Music

This valuable resource provides 18 concrete lesson examples to help teachers understand and apply the 2014 National Core Arts Standards to their teaching. With one lesson for each of the "Creative

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Around the Music Room in 180 Days Around the Music Room in 180 Days
Janet Day - Hal Leonard Corporation

If you are looking for new classroom activities, tips for classroom management and discipline, or need more assessment ideas, this collection is for you. This one-of-a-kind compilation of ideas, tips and

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K-8K-Gr. 8
$9.99
Artful-Playful-Mindful Artful-Playful-Mindful (A New Orff-Schulwerk Curriculum for Music Making and Music Thinking)
Jane Frazee - Schott Music Distribution

Jane Frazee has made a major contribution to music education in the United States through her practical teaching and through her published works.  In this book, new considerations are offered regarding the... view details
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K-7K-Gr. 7
$19.99
Artful-Playful-Mindful in Action Artful-Playful-Mindful in Action (Orff-Schulwerk Classroom Projects for a New Generation of Learners)
ed. Leonard Davis & Diana Hawley Larsen - Schott Music Distribution

This collection brings to life the framework for music learning proposed by Jane Frazee in Artful-Playful-Mindful. A compilation of collaborative work by a group of Orff practitioners from across

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2-7Gr. 2-Gr. 7
$19.99
Assessing the Developing Child Musician Assessing the Developing Child Musician (A Guide For General Music Teachers)
Timothy Brophy - GIA Publications

General music teachers have long struggled with the issue of how to assess the progress of their students accurately and objectively. With this practical and much-needed book, Dr. Brophy guides teachers... view details
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K-8K-Gr. 8
$45.95
Creative Sequence Creative Sequence
Tim Purdum - Cedar River Music

This valuable resource helps teachers engage student in a playful, flexible, hand-on musical process while developing the structure to keep track of multiple musical elements, media, and repertoire from day

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Book, Online Audio & PDF with online resources
$25.00
Discovering Orff Discovering Orff (A Curriculum for Music Teachers)
Jane Frazee & Kent Kreuter - Schott Music Distribution

If you have only one book on Carl Orff in your library, this is the book it should be! Jam-packed with philosophy, Orff theory, Orff pedagogy, copious musical examples and a curriculum for grades 1-5, this... view details
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$39.95
Easy Bucket Drumming Easy Bucket Drumming
Matthew Dane Peavoy - Themes & Variations

Easy Bucket Drumming is a collection of fun and upbeat arrangements for students age six and above. As students work through this resource, they will learn to read quarter- and eighth-note rhythms,

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1-4Gr. 1-Gr. 4
$35.00
Elementaria Elementaria (First Acquaintance with Orff-Schulwerk)
Gunild Keetman - Schott Music Distribution

Elemantaria is a fundamental and practical handbook to Orff-Schulwerk. The author gives suggestions and examples without insisting dogmatically on one exclusive method. She offers well-tried

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Experiencing Music Composition in Grades 3 - 5 Experiencing Music Composition in Grades 3 - 5
Michele Kaschub & Janice Smith - Oxford University Press

This practical guide to new, innovative, and natural composition techniques for young composers brings a wealth of experience from two renowned music educators to bear. The unique and thoughtfully curated

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Exploring Musical Skill, Folk Songs and Folk Instruments Exploring Musical Skill, Folk Songs and Folk Instruments (Bass Hall Children's Concert)
Jill Trinka - GIA Publications

Master teacher Jill Trinka created these remarkable concerts with first graders so folk songs and folk instruments could be the means through which children can exercise their singing, counting, aural, and... view details
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DVD With Guide
$24.95
Exploring Orff Exploring Orff (A Teacher's Guide)
Arvida Steen - Schott Music Distribution

An absolutely essential book for the library of any teacher utilizing Orff techniques or contemplating their use, this exceptionally comprehensive, 376-page book is invaluable.  Included are year by year... view details
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K-5K-Gr. 5
$54.95
First Steps in Music for Preschool and Beyond First Steps in Music for Preschool and Beyond
John Feierabend - GIA Publications

Advanced research continually points to the importance of music in the lives of young children. Written by John Feierabend, a national leader in early childhood music education, this creatively illustrated... view details
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Book Preschool & Beyond
$45.95
Book & CD Pack 
$89.95
Pack Enhanced Package : Flashcard & DVD Bundle
$340.00
First Steps in Music with Orff Schulwerk First Steps in Music with Orff Schulwerk (Sing, Say, Dance, Play)
Brandon, Greene, Grimsby, Knapp & Tranberg - GIA Publications

Whether you are an Orff teacher looking to augment your teaching with quality extensions or you are a First Steps in Music teacher wishing to connect to the best of Orff, this book is written for

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First Steps in Music: the Lectures First Steps in Music: the Lectures
John M. Feierabend - GIA Publications

This DVD set captures the ideas and spirit of master music educator John M. Feierabend. In each DVD he presents a compelling vision for the importance of music and music education in our lives, starting

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DVD Pak of 5
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First We Sing! Digital Resource Supplements First We Sing! Digital Resource Supplements (for Planning & Assessment)
Susan Brumfield - Hal Leonard Corporation

Integrate technology into your teaching in a way that makes things easier, better and faster! Here are easy-to-use digital tools to help you implement this practical, creative and flexible resource for

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K-5K-Gr. 5
$49.99
The Family Folk Song Project The Family Folk Song Project
Cathy Ward - GIA Publications

The Family Folk Song Project is a brilliantly simple general music activity that bridges musical experiences at home with those at school, for the benefit of all. This book includes: complete

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Help! I'm a Substitute Music Teacher Help! I'm a Substitute Music Teacher
Cheryl Lavender - Hal Leonard Corporation

Here's the ultimate survival kit for music subs and a great resource for any music specialist! Included in this invaluable kit are time tested and student approved songs, games, activities, practice pages

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K-6K-Gr. 6
$19.99
CD Instrument Sound Samples
$17.99
Ice Breakers Ice Breakers (60 Fun Activities to Build a Better Choir)
Valerie Lippoldt Mack - Shawnee Press

Long-time educator Valerie Lippoldt Mack has compiled 60 tried-and-true activities that come directly from her classroom.  These 60 "Ice Breaker" activities teach life lessons of respect, tolerance and... view details
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6-12Gr. 6-Gr. 12
$12.99
Ice Breakers 2 Ice Breakers 2 (64 More Games and Fun Activities)
Valerie Lippoldt Mack - Shawnee Press

Ice Breakers 2 will help build respect, tolerance, and patience in your classroom, as well as generate energy by getting the kids moving while giving you 64 more tricks up your sleeve to maintain

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6-12Gr. 6-Gr. 12
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Ice Breakers 3 Ice Breakers 3
Valerie Lippoldt Mack & Matthew Udland - Shawnee Press

IceBreakers 3 clears the way for learning by instantly bringing about conversation and making personal connections. These specific IceBreaker activities introduce simple as well as high-tech games

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6-12Gr. 6-Gr. 12
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Interact with Music Assessment Student Activities Interact with Music Assessment Student Activities
Manju Durairaj - Hal Leonard Corporation

Assess your students with this substantive assessment collection of 48 worksheets and activities that may be completed on devices (tablets, iPads, Chromebooks) or may be printed out and completed by hand.

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K-3K-Gr. 3
$29.99
Kaleidoscope Kaleidoscope (A Collection of Standards-Based Lessons for the K-8 General Music Classroom)
ed. Denese Odegaard - Alfred Music Publishing

Alfred Music and the  National Association for Music Education (NAfME) teamed up to create this impressive manual of model lessons by master music teachers from around the country. Each of the 28

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Book with reporducible manipulatives and songs
K-8K-Gr. 8
$34.99