Around the Music Room in 180 Days: Teacher Tips and Music Activities to Fill the School Year - compiled, written and adapted by Janet Day. 64 page book with 16 reproducible activity pages and answer key.
Looking for new activities? Need more assessment ideas? How about new tips for classroom management and discipline? And some motivation, too? You'll have all that and much, much more at your fingertips every day with Around the Music Room in 180 Days. This one-of-a-kind compilation of ideas, tips and activities come from the classrooms of music teachers across America who know what it takes to get the job done.
From Day 1 to Day 180, add new spark to your classroom with a US presidential rhythm roundup, dynamics, composers, suggestions for avoiding classroom distractions, assessment ideas, movement charades, singing roll call, a salute to America, US holiday trivia, 10 ways to avoid burnout and much, much more! The wide variety of topics and suggestions ensures that this book will have value for your classes - be it choir, general elementary music, or community band.
Topics include: Singing and vocal activities; tips for inspiration, discipline, rehearsal, classroom management and instruction; composition; music advocacy; worksheets; multicultural activities; self help and care; choreography; rhythm and beat activities; music appreciation and listening activities; improvisation; music theory; and more!
*Please note that this publication uses knowledge of the USA (geography, presidents, holidays, anthems) as the base for many of the activities.