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Integrating the Arts Across the Elementary School Curriculum

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ISBN-10: 0534611419

ISBN-13: 9780534611415

Edition: 2004

Authors: Phyllis Gelineau

List price: $156.95
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This book is designed to assist pre-service and in-service classroom teachers in weaving music, visual arts, drama, and movement into the elementary/middle school curriculum in order to stimulate the learning process, enrich other subject areas, and provide opportunities for creative expression and self-fulfillment. By providing the basic tools and activities that teachers will need, Gelineau helps teachers gains confidence in using the arts in the their elementary classrooms. The content of the book is informed by the National Standards for the Arts.
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Book details

List price: $156.95
Copyright year: 2004
Publisher: Wadsworth
Publication date: 7/14/2003
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 208
Size: 6.50" wide x 9.00" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.682
Language: English

Preface
Acknowledgments
Introduction
Discovering Who We are
National Standards for Art Education
The Power of the Arts
Arts in Education
What We Know
What Others Say
Implementing Gardner's Theories
Getting Comfortable with the Arts
Notes
For Further Reading
Exploring Creativity
Arts and Creativity in the Classroom
Activities
Name Game
Stimulating the Imagination
Observing
Notes
For Further Reading
The Art Forms
Art
Elements of Art
More About Color
Slides for Elements
Principles of Art
Genres of Art
Art-Related Activities
Experiencing Art in the Classroom
Materials
Making Art
Projects
Drawing and Painting
Projects
Printing
Printing/Stamping Tools
Sculpture
Rubbings
Collage
Masks
Making Masks
Additional Projects
Art Safety in the Classroom
Art Recipes
National Standards Grades K-8
Glossary
Notes
For Further Reading
Art-Related Resources
Music
Elements of Music
Experiencing Music in the Classroom
Exploring Sound
Sound Activities
Sound Poems
Singing
Teaching a Song
Helping Out-of-Tune Singers
Tone-Matching Games
Singing in Harmony
Playing Instruments
Activities
Making Instruments
Found Instruments
Playing Bottles
Harmonica
Playing
Other Classroom Instruments
Presenting a Music Listening Experience
Introductory Ear Training Activities
Instruments of the Orchestra
Strings
Woodwinds
Brass
Percussion
Folk/Ethnic Instruments
Larger Listening Experience
Motivating Devices
Sorcerer's Apprentice
Music Listening Selections
Music Reading
Conducting
Reading Rhythms
Summary of Musical Symbols
Relating Music and Art
Activities
National Standards Grades K-8
Glossary
Notes
For Further Reading
Resources
Basic Music Series
Drama
Experiencing Drama in the Classroom
Warming Up
Relaxing Exercises
Pantomime
Activities
Improvisation
The Fatal Quest
Puppetry
Hand
Shadow
Rod
National Standards Grades K-8
Glossary
Notes
For Further Reading
Dance
Experiencing Dance in the Classroom
Elements of Dance
Locomotor and Non-locomotor Movement
Activities
Action Songs and Singing Games
Hand Jive
Chair Dancing
Music and Movement
Motivating Creative Movement
Interpreting Musical Terms Through Movement
Accent, Meter, and Rhythm
Instruments of the Orchestra
Dances
Square Dancing
National Standards Grades K-8
Glossary
Notes
For Further Reading
Resources
Videos
Integrating the Arts
Making Connections
Social Studies
Science
Mathematics
Language Arts
Poetry
Notes
For Further Reading
Multiple Intelligences Survey
Index