*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
Learning Objective 1
Attendees will learn to incorporate the use of Orff, Kodaly, and Gordon techniques in the teaching of recorder playing.
Learning Objective 2
Attendees will learn to match recorder teaching sequence with appropriate song material.
Learning Objective 3
Attendees will learn to assist their students in developing improvisation skills in the playing of melody instruments.
Target Audiences
Elementary, General Education
CME Information