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The Little Book of Music for the Classroom

Using music to improve memory, motivation, learning and creativity

Series: The Little Books

By: Nina Jackson

Price: CAD $19.95

Publisher: Independent Thinking Press

Imprint: Independent Thinking Press

160 Pages

6.85 X 4.88 X 0.8 ins

ISBN:  9781845900915 -- Hardcover

Publication Date: 04/01/2009

If you ever want to start a fight in the staffroom then bring up the question of the use of music in the classroom. If you want to settle that perennial dispute then this is the book to do it with. Nina's groundbreaking research has proven how music can be of direct benefit for learning and motivation in classrooms across the school and this book , simply and effectively, tells you what music to use, when and why. So, put away your whale song CD and your James Last box set and explore how music really can transform your classroom.

Nina Jackson is an International Education Consultant who has a breath-taking grasp of what makes classrooms, children and their teachers tick. She's a leading practitioner in all areas of Teaching & Learning with particular expertise in Special Educational Needs, Digital Technology and Mental and Emotional Health. She has transformed learning and teaching in some of the most challenging schools in the UK as well as working extensively with schools on the international circuit. Winner of the IPDA International Prize for Education and described by the TES as an "inspirational, evangelical preacher of education", Nina is a tour-de-force when it comes to enlivening teaching and learning for all.



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