by Donna Dirksing
Orff for Everyone: Happenin' Holidays is a collection of seasonal songs and arrangements that embraces the Orff approach and presents it for everyone, from the novice Orff teacher to the most experienced.
Along with each arrangement is a suggested grade level, a list of objectives, and a suggested process. Remember that the ..
by Donna Dirksing.
Orff for Everyone, Mostly Modal is a collection of folk song arrangements written for any Orff teacher - from the novice to the most experienced. In addition to each arrangement is a list of objectives and a suggested grade level. Each folk song arrangement also contains a suggested process; some even contain classroom links t..
Everyone loves baseball! Bring the love of the game into your music room and your students will thank you. Taken directly from Mark Burrows's classroom experience, Play Ball! is a collection of musical games and activities inspired by baseball. Use the activities as part of a thematic unit or pick and choose your favourites to use throughout the ye..
Primary Handbook for Mallets. A beginning Method with Play-Along CD by Garwood Whaley
Internationally acclaimed by today's leading teachers, Primary Handbook for Mallets (xylophone, marimba, vibes and bells) is designed for the beginner at any age. This method provides a complete introduction to mallet playing for private lesson or classroom use..
Spirit of World Drumming - Rhythmic Kinesthetics by Jeff Stewart
Fun, Percussion-based Activiites and Games for the Classroom. Grades 1-8 (all levels) DVD included. 100% Reproducible!
Rhythmic Kinesthetics presents a series of games and activities incorporating music, movement, and motor skills that help express emotions, build concentration,..
Your students “will rock you” as they play these classic songs in the classroom and beyond! Grab ukuleles, guitars, unpitched percussion, Orff instruments and recorders to play arrangements written for young musicians in Grades 4-8. The Teacher Edition features full scores of each song arrangement, plus historical information ..
Rockin' the Radio. Pop Arrangements and Teaching Strategies for Orff Instruments.
Rock out to songs like Katy Perry's "Roar," the Beatles' "She Loves You," and Journey's "Don't Stop Believin'" with Mari Schay's age-appropriate, skill-building arrangemens for Orff and classroom percussion. Along the way, you'll reinforce rhythmic concepts, note r..
by Mari Schay
Sing and Play these songs from around the world and watch as your students' musicianship grows hand-in-hand with their understanding of our worldwide community. Including French, Native American, Indian, Japances, Czech, Spanish, Caribbean, and African songs. This resource is overflowing with ensemble pieces for voices and pitched ..
by Paul Corbière
Join composer and veteran music educator Paul Corbière in a musical adventure you won't forget! Using a variety of percussion instruments and global influences, Skins, Sticks, and Bars: Percussion Ensembles for Elementary and Middle School is a collection of original pieces guaranteed to ignite your students' passion for drum, m..
That’s So Orff! offers appealing new lessons for the elementary music classroom by incorporating improvisation, movement, and props. The engaging, easy-to-use activities are designed for experienced music teachers and novices alike. Complete, delightful lessons with a step-by-step process make the pieces accessible for everyone and give studen..
The Little Christmas Book. Music for Children's Voices, Orff Instruments, and Recorders by Mary Helen Solomon.
This music, appropriate for elementary music classes, is written with the Orff philosophy of music education as its guidng principle. Nine of the thirteen selections are from the traditional and folk music heritage. They, along with the..
Commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the American Orff-Schulwerk Assocation. The Orff Anthology. The best Lessons from the Legends of Orff-Schulwerk.
Orff arrangements by Shirley McRae
C Scale Rondo
Zero to Sixty in Six Measures
Little Black Train
Rock-a My Soul
by Doug Edwards
Learning the classics just got a whole lot more fun! Teachers and students will have a blast with To Bach and Beyond, written by master music educator Doug Edwards. The musical arrangements are challenging, but playable by upper level elementary-age students. Lesson suggestions guide the instruction while invitations to adapt the..
by Doug Edwards
Join the fiesta! Explore the spirited music of Spain, Mexico, Puerto Rico, Guatemala, and Bolivia with thes festive arrangements of popular traditional tunes. Perfect for you upper-elementary and middle-school classrooms and marimba/Orff ensembles, the fiery scores are sure to keep your students engaged and your audiences begging..
Why Mosquitoes Buzz in People's Ears, A West African Folktale retold with original music by Brian Hiller and Don Dupont. Based on the familiar West African folktale, this dramatic play will wow your audiences and move your students. Created with a grade-level performance in mind, you, your students, and your community will not be able to stop buzzi..
American edition, based on Carl Orff-Gunild Keetman's "Musik für Kinder".
Volume 1: Pre-School is 80 pages of beginning instruction, songs and articles.
Carl Orff devoted much of his life to music for children. His pioneering work continues under the guidance of teachers and educators in many countries. The five basic German volumes of Music f..
American edition, based on Carl Orff-Gunild Keetman Musik für Kinder.
Volume 2: Primary Grades. 214 pages of instruction, songs and articles.
Contents: Games for group readiness " movement activities " songs and singing games " speech exercises " rhythmic and metric exercises " instrumental playing " reading and writing music
Carl Orff devot..
Playing Together: An Introduction to Teaching Orff Instrument Skills by Jane Frazee.
40 pages. Playing Together is the first book to offer a step-by-step approach to teaching Orff-instrument skills, so students develop secure mallet technique with ease. Skills are introduced in a carefully sequenced presentation of authentic and artistic music l..
Growing With Music - Friendly Bear's Song Book: Music Activities for Young Children written by Birthe Kulich, illustrated by Miye.
An updated version of the original Friendly Bear's Song Book, now includes CD!
162 pages. Growing With Music is a songbook for young children, their families, and teachers. It is a collection of songs, rhymes,..
Canadian folk dances with CD accompaniment, easy to follow dance graphics, folk songs, Orff and percussion arrangements and cultural information. 6 dances; 9 songs, including O Canada. Has guitar chord chart.
Rockin' Poppin' Mallets - Classroom Kit arranged by Tom Anderson.
Included in the Kit:
One copy of item Q9123, the 96 page Teacher's Guide with 8 songs, and one set of 20 Student books (item Q9124).
Grab your mallets and R.O.C.K. to some pop classics! Easy-to-follow, scripted lesson plans will help you teach the Orff instrument and percussio..