101 rhythm instrument activities for young children / Abigail Flesch Connors ; illustrated by Deborah C. Wright

Author(s): Connors, Abigail Flesch, 1957-
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Subjects: Rhythm--Study and teaching (Preschool)
Education, Preschool--Activity programs
Music in education
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Beltsville, MD : Gryphon House, c2004
LC Classification: G, GV
Physical Description: 120 p. : ill. ; 28 cm
Alternate Titles: One hundred one rhythm instrument activities for young children
One hundred and one rhythm instrument activities for young children
Additional Authors: Wright, Deborah C
Notes: LCCN: 2003016466
ISBN: 0876592906 (pbk.)
ISBN: 9780876592908 (pbk.)
Includes index
Contents: Introduction -- 10 classroom management tips for using rhythm instruments -- Activities using rhythm sticks -- 1. Rhythm sticks introduction -- 2. Different ways to play sticks -- 3. This is the way we tap our sticks -- 4. Sticks up and down -- 5. The sticks on the bus -- 6. If you're happy and you know it tap your sticks -- 7. Walk in the woods -- 8. Rainstorm -- 9. BINGO sticks -- 10. London Bridge letters -- 11. We are tapping -- 12. Tapping or scraping? -- 13. Conducting sticks -- 14. Copy my rhythm -- 15. Everybody count to six -- 16. I am a fine musician -- 17. Old King Cole's sticks -- 18. Guess who tapped? -- 9. The tapper in the dell -- 20. The sticks are going for a walk -- 21. Don't say ain't -- 22. Shapes with sticks -- 23. Experiments with sticks -- 24. Standing with sticks -- 25. Trot, gallop, freeze! -- 26. The cat and the mouse -- 27. Hot cross buns -- 28. Windshield wipers -- 29. The spider went over the spider web -- 30. Beethoven's 5th symphony -- 31. Jack and Jill -- 32. "Painting" on the floor -- 33. Tap, tap, tap your boat -- Activities using shakers -- 34. Shakers introduction -- 35. Different ways to play shakers -- 36. Going to Kentucky -- 37. Waltz of the flowers -- 38. Wake Up, groundhog! -- 39. Experiments with shakers -- 40. This is the way we clean the house -- 41. Wind song -- 42. Ocean waves -- 43. Stir up my soup -- 44. Shake it high and shake it low -- 45. Shaker square dance -- 46. Digging up a hole -- 47. Little baby -- 48. The animals in the jungle -- 49. Where is shaker? -- 50. Shaker parade -- 51. Who will help me? (The little red hen) -- 52. Shakers count to ten -- 53. Teddy bear shakers -- 54. I'm a little raindrop -- Activities using jingle bells -- 55. Jingle bells introduction -- 56. Different ways to play bells -- 57. Jingle bells -- 58. Little jingle mouse -- 59. We're passing around the bells -- 60. Twinkle, twinkle, little star -- 61. Bells or shaker? -- 62. Bells in socks -- 63. Bells on ankles -- 64. Freeze dance with bells -- 65. Jingle at the window -- 66. Hickory dickory dock -- 67. Circus tricks with bells -- 68. Jingle around the Rosie -- 69. Frère Jacques -- 70. All about colors -- 71. Nice and warm -- Activities using sand blocks -- 72. Sand blocks introduction -- 73. Different ways to play sand blocks -- 74. The train is coming -- 75. The train is going up the hill -- 76. Engine, engine, number nine -- 77. The sand blocks went to a party -- 78. Happy birthday cha-cha-cha -- 79. In the middle of the night -- 80. Go 'round and 'round the village -- 81. Sand blocks like to clap -- Activities using other instruments -- 82. Cymbals introduction -- 83. New Year's Eve countdown -- 84. Pop goes the weasel -- 85. Introduction to the drum -- 86. The drum game -- 87. Animal footsteps -- 88. All about the triangle -- 89. All about the tambourine -- 90. Tambourine walk -- Rhythm band activities -- 91. Old MacDonald's instruments -- 92. The instruments on the bus -- 93. Rig-a-jig-jig -- 94. Freeze parade -- 95. Rock-a-bye baby -- 96. The instruments in the dell -- 97. She'll be tapping 'round the mountain (rhythm band) -- 98. Do you know the Jingle Bells? -- 99. Conducting the rhythm band -- 100. Where are the sand blocks? -- 101. Simon says -- Good activities for toddlers -- Subject index -- Seasons index -- Monthly planning pages for rhythm instrument activities -- Index
OCLC Number: 52727636
ISBN/ISSN: 0876592906
9780876592908