Melissa Boyd
big books
Tue Nov 25, 2014 17:54

i love this idea using big books. I have used picture books of well-known songs, rhymes, and poems for helping with fluency. I am going to try the big books and borrow some instruments from the music room.

  • re jessica - Susan Gibson, Mon Nov 24 18:10
    Just a side thought. But one of the music teachers in our county uses repetitive big books in her class to improve fluency. Instead of just reading it, they sing the words and use musical instruments ... more
    • big books - Melissa Boyd, Tue Nov 25 17:54
    • big books - noltja 65, Mon Nov 24 18:20
      What a great idea! What grades does she do this for? General music or strings? Thanks for sharing.
      • re Big Books - Susan Gibson, Mon Nov 24 21:14
        I think the activity she showed us was for a 1st or 2nd grade class. But she said she did similar activities with her older students. It was a general music class but it just reminded me of how... more
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