English Resources – Music Specialists, Classroom Teachers and Homeschooling Parents
Pre K to Gr. 3 – Volume 1
…and Gr.3 to Gr.7 – Volume 1
For every teacher – includes everything you need to bring out the musical maestro in any student!
Fun with Composers captivates children’s imaginations through our interactive approach to classical music. Magical Chefs, Secret Agents and Sea Creatures are discovered in the music of Camille Saint-Saens, Grieg, and other greats! Our Orff-based approach makes orchestral works spring to life as children sing, dance, act, and move to the music
Our flexible guides are easy to integrate into a curriculum, providing teachers with a wide range of themes, music, and composers to choose from. Teachers have always been fascinated by how easy it is to adapt our lessons to any grade level. Music and concepts have been creatively woven into the lessons to keep the emphasis on imaginative fun!
Fun with Composers is truly teacher friendly! Reproducible composer images, biographies, music maps, and activity pages are designed to enrich the child’s experience.
Nine exciting classical selections are introduced, providing teachers with over 27 detailed lesson plans – well over a year’s worth of classical music materials! Our guides provide teachers with a classical music supplement that enriches any program.
For every teacher—includes everything you need to bring out the musical maestro in any student!
Volume II is sure to entice children to sing, dance, act and play to this mini-musical creation with more classical wonders like Beethoven and Tchaikovsky! Charming storybook characters like Hatching Chicks, Mischievous Bananas and Russian Inspectors captivate children’s imagination through this unique union of story and song while creatively weaving in concepts corresponding to the National Standards.
The Teacher’s Guide is a dynamic ensemble with over 27 Orff-based lesson plans featuring Laban movement choreography, Orff orchestrations, rhythmic play, listening questions, art activities, cross-curricular integration, reproducible composer activity sheets, biographies and colouring pages and FWC’s very own Music Maps – a visual presentation of music in an organized child-centred format. Includes a CD and an instructional DVD that guarantee success demonstrating the teaching process and final outcomes of each selection in a real classroom setting!