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Getting Rhythm

Additional video clips

Recorder lesson

In an excerpt from a recorder lesson in Geoffrey Wyatt’s class at Glacier Valley Elementary in Juneau, AK, Lorrie Heagy uses narrative to help third graders tackle “Gently Sleep.”
PDF video transcript: Recorder lesson

 

Erik Holmgren on engaging all students

Erik Holmgren, former director of the Sistema Fellows Program at the New England Conservatory, observes how Lorrie Heagy uses a variety of strategies to teach challenging content.
PDF video transcript: Erik Holmgren on engaging all students

 

Michael Blakeslee on using manipulatives to teach children with different learning styles

Michael Blakeslee, deputy executive director/COO, National Association for Music Education, discusses how Lorrie Heagy uses a strategy drawn from from Kodály, using manipulatives to help children with different learning styles understand music notation.
PDF video transcript: Michael Blakeslee on using manipulatives to teach children with different learning styles

 

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