ERIC Number: ED461564
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: N/A
Bringing History Alive in the Classroom!
McRae, Lee, Ed.
Bringing History Alive in the Classroom!, v1-4 1993-1996.
This document consists of the first four issues of a serial publication, "Bringing History Alive in the Classroom!" The volumes focus on: (1) "A Sampling of Renaissance Instruments," which includes: information on Christopher Columbus, Leondardo da Vinci, and William Shakespeare, a timeline from the middle ages through the renaissance, Queen Elizabeth I, and renaissance recipes; (2) music and curriculum aids for the medieval, renaissance, baroque, and classical, and early American periods; (3) music relating to "All Hallow's Eve"; and (4) "Early American History & Music Resources for Teachers." Each issue contains teaching suggestions and ideas, resource materials, and visual aids. The materials are geared toward middle- and high-school students but could be adapted for other levels to supplement instruction. (EH)
Descriptors: Active Learning, High Schools, History Instruction, Music, Music Education, Social Studies, United States History, World History
Early Music America, 11421 1/2 Bellflower Road, Cleveland, OH 44106 ($1 per issue). Tel: 216-229-1685.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Early Music America, Cleveland, OH.
Note: Published annually. Volume 1 was entitled "Bringing History Alive in the Classroom with Music, Dance & Literature." Some text and figures may not reproduce well.