Movable Tonic is a comprehensive sight-singing resource, perfect for daily practice or an entire curriculum.
Because this resource includes each of the important pedagogical steps needed to teach sight-singing effectively, your students can become independent music readers.
-Lesson plans carefully guide teachers and their students, building skills to last a lifetime.
-Assessment component specifically connects to learning objectives.
-Step-by-step teaching strategies reflect the latest research in music learning.
-Pitch system (movable do) and rhythm system (traditional, beat-based rhythm numbers) are presented as independent concepts prior to merging.
-Sequencing provides innovative options for multileveled settings that include beginning, intermediate, or advanced levels.
-Abundant music examples and transferable practice drills reinforce each concept.
-Specific lessons to guide the transfer of reading skills to classroom repertoire.
Author: Alan C. McClung