Lesson: Leaf Children – Teaching With Orff

Lesson: Leaf Children Posted October 1, 2014 by Marjie Van Gunten Fall Leaves A beautiful children’s book and autumn leaves inspire creative movement and encourage children to make aesthetic choices about instrumental accompaniment to their leaf dance. A repeated refrain … Continue reading

Anthem: The Story of The Star-Spangled Banner

Welcome to The Anthem Project An online resource for teachers based on the independent documentary Anthem. via Anthem: The Story of The Star-Spangled Banner. … Continue reading

The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America | Library of Congress

Overview See and Hear American History Through Song “Know the songs of a country and you will know its history for the true feeling of a people speaks through what they sing.” – Preface to The Songs of Henry Clay … Continue reading


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