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Music Activities for Kids and Resources for Teachers
Listen to the Music!
Our Own Classroom Listening Program
with recordings - available online from iTunes
1. Why Music Literacy? Theory and Advocacy about why it is important for ALL kids to learn to read music and how that might be achieved

2. Lesson Plans and Resources for Teachers

Monthly Highlights: Black History Month Resources

3. Kids’ Fun with music and Music Notation

- what is a "MUSICTALE?"

5. In My Grandmother’s Garden activities

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- DISCOVER the world's first MUSICTALE:

MUSICKIT is proud to present our own 2002 GRADIVA AWARD Nominee...
In My Grandmother's Garden by Kit Eakle; Illustrations by Jean Eakle
"The first children's storybook in which music and text play an equal role."
Have a look at a pdf reproduction of the book HERE:

A story in song, of a Young Girl's discovery of the POWER OF ART.
Includes musical notation as an integral part of the story
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Also NOW available at MUSICKIT.COM:
LISTEN TO THE MUSIC: A Classroom Classical Music Listening Program
Listen to the Music
contains listening activities and descriptions of OVER 52 works by a wide variety of classical and modern composers. Composers include: Bartok, Vivialdi, Mozart, Handel, J. S.Bach, Ravel, Debussy, Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, ClaraSchumann, Ravi Shankar, Duke Ellington, Villa Lobos, Tchaikovsky, Haydn, Benjamin Britten and more...

The book includes thematic indeces for classroom themes, special holidays and musical concepts to help teachers plan classroom activities.

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