ERIC Number: EJ549827
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: N/A
The Thrill of Drill.
Hoffman, Barry Charles
Teaching Music, v4 n3 p33-34,50 Dec 1996
Recommends turning some of the more tedious aspects of elementary instrumental rehearsals (particularly playing scales) into games. Describes a number of educational games that can be constructed around these activities, including a "Wheel of Fortune" parody. (MJP)
Descriptors: Applied Music, Educational Games, Elementary Education, Instructional Effectiveness, Instructional Innovation, Learning Activities, Learning Motivation, Music Activities, Music Education, Music Reading, Orchestras, Rehearsals (Theater Arts), Student Motivation, Study, Study Skills, Teaching Methods
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Music Educators National Conference, 1806 Robert Fulton Drive, Reston, VA 20191-4348.