We all know the classic tale of the feisty gingerbread man who meets an untimely end, but in this zingy reimagining—SPOILER ALERT—he doesn't get eaten by the fox thanks to one gigantic sneeze! Start by listening to the full performance, then use the narration, sing-along, and accompaniment-only tracks, all on the included CD, to tailor this fun, ea..
Mr. Jones is having trouble motivating his fifth grade band students to practice. When he discovers a packet of magical musical plant seeds in an old trombone case, he gets an idea. Mr. Jones plants the seeds in pots of soil and gives one to each of his students to take home. He tells the students how to care for the seeds and to p..
When you introduce any new concept you must do so with joy, and what could be more "Joy-Filled" than music? The great composers are an essential part of music appreciation, even at a young age. Suzanne Brown and Romi Caron combine poetry and art to help introduce these beloved composers to children in a "Joy-Filled" engaging way. Featuring Bach, Sc..
The first book in the Joy-Filled Beginnings Series, Baroque with Joy - QBWJ-3 was nominated for two awards. Libraries, Daycares throughout North America are using this series and they are even being used in Early Childhood Education University courses.
Continuing on with the series this new book is "Classical with Joy", an Introduction to the Gr..
Toddlers and young children love to sing and dance to classic nursery rhymes and songs. This activity strengthens bonds with family, encourages brain development and musicality, and most important, it's fun!
This beautiful, illustrated, keepsake collection of over 100 classic nursery rhymes, playground songs, activity tunes, and memory rhymes en..
Growing With Music - Friendly Bear's Song Book: Music Activities for Young Children written by Birthe Kulich, illustrated by Miye.
An updated version of the original Friendly Bear's Song Book, now includes CD!
162 pages. Growing With Music is a songbook for young children, their families, and teachers. It is a collection of songs, rhymes,..
Move, Sing, Listen, Play - Preparing the Young Child for Music written by Donna Wood.
214 pages. Designed to turn young children towards music. Divided into three parts: The Child, The Music, The Teacher. Multiple suggestions for use with children from birth to six years.
The Child: The First Five Stages: Infants and Toddle..
The Magical Beginning - A Musical Journey in the Land of Staff by Paula Lynn Walker, with illustrations by E.J. Bedore.
39 pages. Full-colour story book with accompaniment CD suitable for children in the primary grades.
This mystical tale about Story Brook Island tells how the Note Family is taught by the Music Fairy to find the mu..
Includes PDF Guide with lyrics and instructions. Bean Bag and Ball Play CD by Michael Plunkett. Two favourite manipulatives are featured in this musical learning adventure! Children will learn to handle a variety of large and small balls paired with one-handed and two-handed activities, and enjoy the tactile feel of bean bag play. Jam-packed with a..
Jazz Activities for the Early Childhood Classroom Jazz Mosaic: Jazz Activities for the Early Childhood Classroom by Louise Rogers and Susan Milligan Jazz Mosaic brings the joy of jazz music into your classroom every day through a variety of age-appropriate, play-centered lessons that can be easily integrated into your existing curriculum. Students ..
An easy-to-use songbook great for those who do not read music. Jumbie Jam Songs by Letter: Children's Favorites The Jumbie Jam Songs by Letter Series includes the melody in easy to read large print. The notes are marked by letter which match the notes labeled on the Jumbie Jam, but they may also be used to play other instruments eg. Boomwhackers, x..
CD and Guide for ages 4-9 Rhythm Sticks Rap and Tap CD by Michael Plunkett. Play to the beat with rhythm sticks! Children love Rockability Rhythm Sticks, Rhythm Stick Cha-cha, Rhythm Stick Train, Color Tap Soong, Kool Kats, Who's Got Rhythm Today? and more.
Rhythm Instrument Fun by Denise Gagne. This collection of songs, play along activities, listening activities, sound effect stories and composition activities explores the many possibilities of non-pitched percussion instruments for students in preK-Grade 5.
Songs are included to teac..
Over 200 reproducible pages! Focusing on musical experiences with Colors and Shapes, This is Music! Preschool is a year long curriculum which contains developmentally-appropriate lessons for 2- and young 3-year olds, and lessons for 3- and 4-year olds. Features include a one-page outline format for in-class reference and reproducible pages for..
Vol. 1: Pre-Kindergarten.
For those teachers with little or no music background and seasoned professionals who just don't have time to gather lesson plans, the This Is Music series is exactly what they need to teach music in a classroom setting! The comb binding creates a lay-flat book that is perfect for study and performance. I..
Vol. 2: Kindergarten.
For those teachers with little or no music background and seasoned professionals who just don't have time to gather lesson plans, the This Is Music series is exactly what they need to teach music in a classroom setting! The comb binding creates a lay-flat book that is perfect for study and performance. Incredibly..
Volume 6: Preschool-Pre-K.
Dizzy Dogs and Curious Cats is filled with engaging, easy-to-use, fun music activities. Designed for both teachers with little or no music background and seasoned professionals seeking fresh ideas, Dizzy Dogs and Curious Cats will introduce your students to familiar tunes, chants, and delightful new songs and poems. With..