NEW! MUSIC MEMORY 2013-14 is available in PDF format on discs! You will save on printing and shipping costs when you choose this ecologically green option. (A printed version is still available for an extra charge.)
MUSIC MEMORY Component Descriptions
Teacher's Guide – Available as PDF files on disc or in Print
Includes organization pages, lesson plans with themes, background/composer information, b/w maps, Teacher CDs (2 CDs with 16 complete selections, Theme Bank, & practice test recordings for assessment and contest preparation); test forms/answer sheets, wall charts and STARR, CCSS and National Music Standards correlations, PLUS:
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- Students are engaged and excited about learning with MUSIC MEMORY.
- Everyone loves the VideoMaps™. They bring the music to life!
- Teachers report that the materials are exceptionally well written and easy to use.
- Popular student handbooks and software provide appreciated support.
- arts education IDEAS’ MUSIC MEMORY materials are recommended as the quality choice.
- Our high-quality service is mentioned over and over.
- MUSIC MEMORY improves concentration and builds self-confidence, listening skills, recall, writing skills, higher level thinking, and a love for classical music.
Color Listening Map PDF files on disc (replaces transparencies)
A disc with 16 full color map files to:
1) project on a screen, 2) create transparencies, or 3) print the maps on paper.
Color Animated VideoMaps™ DVD:
16 richly colored, FLASH-animated maps to enhance the visual tracking of themes, melodic contour, rhythms and form.
Student Practice CDs
CD includes 16 complete pieces with announced selection and composer name.
Includes background/composer information, listening maps, Checking for Understanding and Reader’s Theater Scripts for each selection. A composite page of composer portraits and Glossary section are also included.
Student Handbook/Practice CD Packet
This student package allows independent study and becomes part of the student's library for a lifetime of enjoyment. Each packet includes one Student Handbook and one Student Practice CD. Designed for independent practice and as a lifelong companion.
Teacher’s Resource Materials – Available as PDF files on Disc or in Print
Supplementary materials include student worksheets that solidify and deepen learning, flash card masters, movement suggestions, composer portraits, games, puzzles, picture test masters for special and ESL learners, timeline masters for historical research and lesson pages for a substitute teacher. Reader’s Theater Scripts explore music from many points of view!
MUSIC MEMORY Review Software by Kay Greenhaw
Includes both “Notedrop Game” and “Accelerated Listener.” Reinforces recognition of listening selections. Provides an exciting route to learning and content to support reading, comprehension and memorization skills.
Magic Maps© CD by Kay Greenhaw
Features enhanced listening maps with lots of close-ups.
Magic Maps© DVD by Kay Greenhaw
Features enhanced listening maps with lots of close-ups, the composer picture and facts, a mini-lesson that identifies key musical moments, “bubble talk” second listening with facts and trivia for students to read and a quick quiz. Fabulous for the beginner teacher or experienced MUSIC MEMORY coach alike.
MUSIC MEMORY Arcade Software Games by Kay Greenhaw
Two engaging, classic computer games that reinforce theme identification - Composer Craft Lander and Treble Trivia Maze. Lots of fun!
Color Listening Map Transparencies
16 richly colored transparencies to enhance the visual tracking of themes, melodic contour, rhythms and form.
WRITE A SONG by Linda Worsley
'Write a Song' provides a format for writing song texts, melodies and accompaniments. Through sequentially more complex pieces, students explore the excitement and challange of creating songs for a variety of real life purposes, including advertising and retaining important information. The CD provides ten tracks with songs in a variety of styles and moods from which students can choose the appropriate accompaniment and melody. Each track has two melodies provided, plus the opportunity for students to create their own. Many helpful hints provide a scarffolding experience for teachers and students alike. 'Write a Song' allows teachers to address multiple standards across the curriculum, while students get excited about learning through hands-on music making.
MUSIC MEMORY District Contest CD
Must be accompanied by a letter of request from the UIL coordinator on school letterhead or on a school purchase order. This CD will be sealed with an answer sheet and will be shipped separately after October 1st. It must be securely stored and may only be used on the contest day.
Music Memory Sampler
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To order 2012-2013 MUSIC MEMORY and prior years materials, please call (203) 229-0411.
NOTE: 2013-2014 MUSIC MEMORY materials will begin shipping on July 1, 2013.