*It's Instrumental: Using Recorders to Develop Literacy and Improvisation Skills


This session will provide attendees with resources and materials for incorporating Kodaly, Orff-Schulwerk, and Gordon techniques into pedagogy for soprano recorder. Suggestions for teaching improvisation skills will also be presented.
Donald Snyder
Learner Outcome 1
Attendees will learn to incorporate the use of Orff, Kodaly, and Gordon techniques in the teaching of recorder playing.
Learner Outcome 2
Attendees will learn to match recorder teaching sequence with appropriate song material.
Learner Outcome 3
Attendees will learn to assist their students in developing improvisation skills in the playing of melody instruments.
Target Audience
Elementary, General Education
CME Information