by Kerri Lynn Nichols.
Integrate “music moments” in a child’s school day to enhance academic learning. Music activates multiple brain systems,and is strongly linked to memory in the learning process. It engages a variety of learning styles,stimulates the imagination, energizes, motivates,and creates positive emotional responses.
Music is processed through the body, offering refreshing physical breaks and social bonding through movement, singing, dancing, playing instruments,and games.
Insightful ideas and practical tips show how to integrate “music moments” in language arts, math, science, social studies, visual arts, and wellness, with helpful resources index and appendices. 251 pp.