This textbook enhances preservice and practicing music educators' understanding of ways to successfully engage children in music composition. It offers both a rationale for the presence of composition in the music education program and a thorough review of what we know of children's compositional practices to date. Minds On Music offers a solid foundation for planning and implementing composition lessons with students in grades PreK-12.Task Guidelines The simple directions to amake up a songa or awrite a piece of musica are such open-ended tasks that they may be daunting to a young ... These lists serve as an organizer in guiding group work and for modeling one approach.
|Title||:||Minds on Music|
|Author||:||Michele Kaschub, Janice Smith|
|Publisher||:||R&L Education - 2009-06-15|