Availability date: 01/01/2016
This Junior Infants book is part of the New Music Box series.
Each unit involves three strands of listening, performing and composing.
Each class book is arranged into eight progressive units - one unit for each month approximately.
Material is presented in a fun, child friendly and practical manner.
Lots of activities and games add enjoyment and complement lessons.
Attractive and colourful artwork throughout.
Introductions are clear, well written and extremely informative.
Includes a greater choice of listening pieces and songs.
Provides the support and material required to "compose", "make up" or "think of a way"... Language level is age appropriate.
Teacher's Notes are included at the back of each book.
A colourful certificate acknowledges and recognises the child's achievements and contributions during the year.
Assessment: A steady progression plan has been built into New Music Box, both within each book and from one year to the next, ensuring consistent musical development.
A simple end-of-year quiz is provided in each book based on the music literacy programme.