by Mary MichÈ
For educators who may or may not have a musical quotient but recognize music’s value in the educational process, this book orchestrates a variety of ways to bring music into the classroom. It stresses the interrelationship of music and academic development in children and illuminates how music can enhance and accelerate learning. Each chapter highlights articles about music experts and artists who work with children and offers an array of talent and musical styles for educators to introduce to children. Other features include discussion questions for review of key information, suggested learning activities for curriculum development and references for finding suggested materials in the book. Discover how instrumental music can be in educating children with Weaving Music into Young minds with the enclosed CD-ROM of music.