Making music is so much fun! While your child is
enjoying the adventure of learning to play the flutophone, he will also be
learning music skills that will help him his whole life. This colorful work-text
gives your beginning musician a basic knowledge of musical concepts and
symbols. He will learn note
names, note values, intervals, and dynamics. He will also be introduced to
sight singing and aided in developing an appreciation for classical music! Lessons
include exercises to check your child’s understanding. Flutophone should be
purchased separately. Gr. 3–4.
The fun of playing an instrument! Your child will enjoy showing you his newfound skill with
the flutophone as he plays songs from “Pop Goes the Weasel” to “God Is So
Good.” The hands-on application makes practical use of music concepts and
creates excitement for future music studies, such as participation in band,
orchestra, or choir.
Creative exercises. Whether it’s naming the notes to solve the riddle in a Musical Mystery
exercise or filling in the blanks to find the secret message in a Musical
Checkup, your child will find learning fun!
Provision for abundant practice. In addition to the songs and exercises in the lessons, Music Theory I includes supplementary
note practice,9 more songs for extra practice, and 39 individual flashcards your
child can use for extra reinforcement of learning.
instruction. Perfect for beginning musicians, Music Theory I starts your child at the very beginning with note
names and takes him all the way to harmony, musical markings, and beginning
conducting patterns. Work-text includes
pictures of correct fingering on the flutophone for each note learned. Your
child will have a solid foundation for recognizing notes and rhythms on the
staff and even learn how to write them himself.
These 4 comprehensive reviews are designed to reinforce the music theory
concepts your child has learned throughout the book and prepare him for Music Theory II.
Music Theory I Teacher Edition
Music Theory Flashcards (for use with I and II)
Music Theory I Digital Teaching Aids