(Grades K-8) Lesson Ideas and Activities for Meeting the Standards - By popular demand, here are more ready-to-use activities and teaching strategies for meeting the standards! Based on 10 selected songs from volume 2 of the popular "Get America Singing... Again" collections, this resourceful teaching aid is packed with innovative ideas for integrading essential song repertoire into your day-to-day teaching. Created for music specialists and classroom teachers, each activity targets one or more levels. The teacher instructions are designed to be user-friendly, and reproducible activity pages are included for an extra bonus! Student learning activities such as Discovering Major and Minor · A Gershwin Puzzler · Rhythm Canon · Composing Your Own Flag Song · and Adding Orff help students interact with the song material as they work toward the Standards.
Highlighted Songs from Volume 2: Camptown Races · Down in the Valley · The Erie Canal · Follow the Drinkin' Gourd · I Got Rhythm · Old MacDonald Had a Farm · Over the Rainbow · When the Saints Go Marching In · Yankee Doodle · and You're a Grand Old Flag.