Presentation on theme: "Quaver’s Marvelous World of Music presents a world of discovery where learning music is seriously fun."— Presentation transcript:
Quaver’s Marvelous World of Music presents a world of discovery where learning music is seriously fun.
Founded by people who share a common passion and talent for music and a vision for helping children learn to love music. QuaverMusic.com includes a cast of over 480 actors and musicians, a production crew of 75, and an on-going staff of 50 programmers, animators, marketing staff and consultants. Our TeamOur CastOur Crew Who is QuaverMusic.com?
Four years in development, Quaver’s World, a Nashville Based, LLC, offers a $10,000,000 investment in music educational technology.
The Quaver Advisory Council comprises of teachers who helped us develop and approve the content in Quaver’s Marvelous World of Music. MARK CLARK - St. Louis, MO Blow Academy of Basic Instruction K-8 School MEGAN DUNHAM - Maplewood, MO BEVERLY WHITTINGTON - St. Louis, MO Ames Visual & Performing Arts Elem School MARTHA KLEIN - San Antonio. TX Retired District Elementary Music Coordinator HEATHER SOLSBERY - Liberty Hill, TX ATHY SMITH - Dallas, TX Dallas Christian Home Educators/Board of Directors/Scholastic Co-operative Team JENN PERRY - Port Charlotte, FL FREDDA BURTON - Cleveland, TN Oak Grove Elementary Dr. JOHANNA J. SIEBERT – Webster, NY Webster Central Schools CAROL A. FROEHLICH - Pittsburgh, PA Howe & Hoover Elementary TAMMY THIELE - Van Buren, AR City Heights Elementary LYN KOCH - Pittsburgh, PA Markham and Foster Elem. Schools EMILY WILLIAMS - Savannah, GA Bartlett Middle School SUE GALLAHER - Chandler, AZ JULIE BECKMAN - Torrance, CA Educational Consultant MELANIE BAKER - Phoenix, AZ Chaparral Elementary SAMI CONE - Nashville, TN DONNA BARRICK - Lyman, SC Lyman Elementary School CDr. LINDA THOMPSON - Cleveland, TN Lee University LISA RAYNER - Columbia, SC Pontiac Elementary School SHARI GERTH - Franklin, TN Battle Ground Academy Lower School JIM MESKE - Chicago, IL West dale School JON OLIVER - Corbin, KY Hunter Hills Elementary
What is the Quaver Program? Four Components 12 Accompanies Every Episode Tons of extra activities, assessments and other ideas for your classroom! 30 Teacher Guides 9-Part Teacher Guides 100+ Reproducibles 30 Teacher Guides 9-Part Teacher Guides 100+ Reproducibles 3 4 Technology Based Resources Infuse technology into the teaching process and support digital-age learning! Web-Based Student Activities Promoting creativity, innovation & collaboration in a virtual world, while students learn music! Web-Based Student Activities Promoting creativity, innovation & collaboration in a virtual world, while students learn music! Kid’s Website Create Original Music Explore Music Styles & Genres Play Musical Games Kid’s Website Create Original Music Explore Music Styles & Genres Play Musical Games 30 Episodes30 Teacher Guides Online Quaver ClassroomsKid’s Website High Energy, High Production Value Videos Captivate students and create a passionate love for learning music! 30 Episodes 15 DVDs with 2, 14-minute episodes 377 Music Tracks 30 Episodes 15 DVDs with 2, 14-minute episodes 377 Music Tracks 30 Online Quaver Classrooms Teacher Access Episode-specific Quizzes 80+ Interactive White Board Activities Games & Creatives 377 Music Tracks Musical Scores Teacher Toolbox 30 Online Quaver Classrooms Teacher Access Episode-specific Quizzes 80+ Interactive White Board Activities Games & Creatives 377 Music Tracks Musical Scores Teacher Toolbox
UNIT 2 INSTRUMENTS & ENSEMBLES DVD TOPIC 9 The Woodwind Family The Brass Family 10 The Percussion Family Guitars & Fretted Instruments 11 The Keyboard Family Vocals
UNIT 3 COMPOSERS & MUSIC HISTORY DVDTOPIC 12 The Baroque Period The Classical Period 13 The Romantic Period The Impressionist Period UNIT 4 MUSIC STYLES DVDTOPIC 14 Blues Rock 15 Reggae Country
Teacher Guide Statement Introduction to the content of the lesson 1. Overview Vocabulary Musical terms introduced in the lesson 2. Lesson Intro Music Standards in Lesson National Standards addressed in the lesson Key Scenes The five main teaching points from each episode 2. Lesson Intro An icebreaker that prepares students for the topic Lesson Objectives Introduction to the content of the lesson
3. Play Episode 4. Class Activities 4. Class Activity A variety of experiences to reinforce and elaborate on episode content. 5. Web Activities 6. Homework 3. Play Episode Discussion points are included to apply after viewing the episode. 5. Web Activities Introduces creative activities and games found on QuaverMusic.com Kid's Website. 6. Homework Reinforces and deepens understanding of the lesson topics
7. Assessment 8. Cross-Curriculum Activities 7. Assessment Activities to evaluate students’ understanding and application of the lesson. 8. Cross-Curriculum Activities Connects episode content with Art, Language Arts, Math, History, Science, and Social Studies. 9. Digging Deeper Includes advanced topics to take the learning further than the episode
Teacher-Only Resources Tied to Each Episode Online Quaver Classrooms Worksheets Games & Creatives Musical Scores Musical Tracks IWB Activities Quaver Quiz Teacher Toolbox
Kid’s Website Scores of Activities! Learn Music Through Technology Create Original Music! Explore Music Styles & Genres! Visit Music Eras! Experiment with Sound Waves! Student Specific Log-in for use at School or Home! Play Minigames!
FEATUREBENEFIT TO YOU Web-BasedNo installations, no stress on your IT department, real-time updates, quick access to new features Cross-curricular, integrated Supports technology initiatives, encourages creativity, innovation, collaboration and communication; builds skills in other subject areas Myriad of Non-graded resources Usable across all grade levels; allows teachers great flexibility in how they implement Meets National Standards for Arts Education Ensures teachers have appropriate resources that supplement their teaching Prepares students for band and choir Builds enthusiasm and will drive participation in band and choir. Engages students, energizes teachers EXCITING material that brings new life to the music classroom! Why QuaverMusic.com?
Quaver creates a uniquely entertaining world, filled with challenge, interaction, fun, learning and lots and lots of music!