In this memoir about kids, creativity, and the power of songwriting, Dulabaum inspires and entertains. The book includes a detailed songwriting process, a CD of 16 songs to sing along with, and classroom activities to enhance the value of the songs. A great way for teachers to expose their students to the writing process and encourage their personal creativity.
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As an educator, songwriter, and musician, Gary Dulabaum teaches students all across the U.S. His love of music and rhythm helped him in his early school years as a struggling reader and writer. Now he spends his time promoting music as an invaluable tool for literacy development. Gary lives in Burlington, VT with his wife Anne-Marie Caron.Review:
"As outrageous and funny and full of passion for reaching/teaching children as Gary in his wildest performances." -- Jane Yolen, author of the Caldecott-winning _Owl Moon_, the Commander Toad books, and _How Do Dinosaurs Get Well Soon?_
"Gary’s...powerful methods enable children and teachers to experience the joy of communicating. Who could ask for more?" -- Dr. Mary Bigler, Professor, Department of Teacher Education, Eastern Michigan University
"[This book] is an excellent and highly commended resource for classroom teachers, reading instruction specialists, and home schoolers." -- Midwest Book Reviews July 2003 Issue
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Book Description Maupin House Publishing, 2003. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0929895568
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