Music games and activities to help your child learn
Patricia Shehan Campbell and Maja Pitamic - All books by this author
Let the music play and watch the fun begin! Written by a college music professor and an author/teacher with over 18 years of experience teaching the Montessori Method, I Can Play It helps children explore their natural ability to interact with their environments as they make sweet musical sounds. Current scientific research has proven the importance of the musical experience in children’s neuromuscular growth, cognitive-intellectual grasp, and social-emotional development. Plus, it’s just so much fun! Each of the activities in this book are designed to inspire expressiveness, curiosity, imagination, and musicality. Based on sound principles of early childhood development and focused on preschoolers and kindergarteners, I Can Play It will help:
About The Authors:
Patricia Shehan Campbell is a music consultant, active musician and the Donald E. Peterson Professor at the University of Washington, where she teaches music educaton. Patricia is the author of several books for children, including Songs in Their Heads: Music and Its Meaning in Children’s Lives and Music in Childhood: From Preschool through the Elementary Grades.
Maja Pitamic, is the author of the popular Art in Action books as well as I Can Do It (Teach Me to Do it Myself) and Child’s Play, successful activity books for pre-school children (ages three to five). She has over 18 years’ experience teaching young children and holds a degree in Art History and Montessori Teacher Training.
Paperback / 160 Pages / 7 1/4 x 8 1/4 / 2015