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ERIC Number: ED497065
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2007-Jul-28
Pages: 116
Abstractor: ERIC
ISBN: ISBN-1-57886-610-3ISBN-978-1-57886-610-6
Crowd Control: Classroom Management and Effective Teaching for Chorus, Band, and Orchestra
Haugland, Susan L.
Rowman & Littlefield Education
This book is a nuts-and-bolts manual for teachers of middle and high school performance-based classes such as band, orchestra, and chorus. This practical "how-to" guide shows teachers--pre-serviced or experienced--efficient ways to manage large performance-based classrooms. With wit and sage tried-and-true advice, Haugland provides a complete behavior plan as well as concrete ideas for addressing the National Standards, assessment, advocacy, and ensemble teambuilding. Accessible and indispensable, Crowd Control will become a vital resource in every music teacher's library. The book contains contains seven chapters: (1) Setting Up Your Plan; (2) Setting the Plan in Motion; (3) Following Your Plan; (4) Creating a Team; (5) Using Projects to Enhance Your Curriculum; (6) Advocacy; and (7) Assessment. Appended are: (1) Sample Choral Handbook; (2) Sample Blank Checkbook Page; (3) Ideas for Student Projects; (4) Sample Rubrics; and (5) Resources. [This book was Co-published with: MENC: The National Association for Music Education.]
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Publication Type: Books; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: High Schools; Middle Schools
Audience: Teachers
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
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