Monthly Archives: May 2020

Famous Composers Supporting Links

Supporting Links are provided as a starting place for internet research. Use of links is optional and up to the discretion of the course facilitator, but are intended to broaden research or increase options when print materials are unavailable. Keep in mind that these sites are not hosted by or affiliated with Creek Edge Press. Use discretion when opening links and let us know if you find any that are broken or misdirecting

Famous Composers Task Card Set III Links for Research and Exploration:

1 – Hildegard of Bingen
2 – Guillaume de Machaut
3 – Josquin de Prez
4 – Giovanni Palestrina
5 – Orlande de Lassus
6 – Thomas Tallis
7 – William Byrd
8 – Carlo Gesualdo
9 – Claudio Monteverdi
10 – Heirich Schutz
11 – Jean Baptiste Lully
12 – Arangelo Corelli
13 – Henry Purcell
14 – Antonio Vivaldi
15 – Johann Pachalbel
16 – Dietrich Buxtehude
17 – Johann Sebastian Bach
18 – Georg Frederic Handel
19 – Joseph Haydn
20 – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
21 – Ludwig van Beethoven
22 – Franz Schubert
23 – Niccolo Paganini
24 – Felix Mendelssohn
25 – Frederic Chopin
26 – Pyotr Illyich Tcaikovsky
27 – Johannes Brahams
28 – Richard Wagner
29 – Richard Strauss
30 – Claude Debussy
31 – George Gershwin
32 – Samuel Barber
33 – Igor Stravinsky
34 – Sergei Prokofiev
35 – Paul Hindemith
36 – Benjamin Britten

Additional Composers:

Sait-Saens

Mahler

Elgar

General Links for Researching Terms, Symbols, and Listening Objectives: 

Music Theory

Music Websites for Kids

Brittanica Kids (Younger Grammar) 

Brittanica Students (Older Grammar and Dialectic)

Brittanica Students (Rhetoric)

General Search 

Music History Survey Supporting Links

Supporting Links are provided as a starting place for internet research. Use of links is optional and up to the discretion of the course facilitator, but are intended to broaden research or increase options when print materials are unavailable. Keep in mind that these sites are not hosted by or affiliated with Creek Edge Press. Use discretion when opening links and let us know if you find any that are broken or misdirecting

Music History Survey Task Card Set II Links for Research and Exploration:

1 – Music in Ancient Times
2 – Medieval Music – Gregorian Chant, Plainsong
3 – Medieval Music – Polyphony, Sacredand Secular Music
4 – Medieval Music – Minstrels and Troubadours
5 –Instruments in the Middle Ages
6 – Early Notation
7 – Renaissance – Court Music, Chansons, Madrigal
8 – Music of the Reformation – Hymns, Chorales
9 – Music of the Counter Reformation
10 – History of String Instruments
11 – History of Reed Instruments
12 – History of the Horn
13 – History of Keyboard Instruments
14 – History of the Drum
15 – Early Orchestras
16 – Baroque Orchestra
17 –Concerto Grosso
18 – Basso Continuo
19 – Baroque Opera
20 – Oratorio – Recitative and Aria, Chorus
21 – Baroque Suites
22 – Baroque Organ Music
23 – Baroque Violin Music
24  and 28 Classical Orchestra and Symphonies of the Classical Period
25 – String Quartet
26 – Concerto
27 – Sonata
28 – Symphonies of the Classical Period
29 – Opera during the Classical Period
30 – Symphonic Development
31 – Romantic Period – Waltz, Lieder, Art Songs
32 – Symphonic Poems
33 – Romantic Symphonies
34 – Grand Opera
35 – Nationalism and Music – United Kingdom, United StatesFinland, Norway, Germany
36 – Military Music and Bands
37 –Modern Music

Introduction to Music Supporting Links

Supporting Links are provided as a starting place for internet research. Use of links is optional and up to the discretion of the course facilitator, but are intended to broaden research or increase options when print materials are unavailable. Keep in mind that these sites are not hosted by or affiliated with Creek Edge Press. Use discretion when opening links and let us know if you find any that are broken or misdirecting.

Introduction to Music Task Card Set I Links for Research and Exploration:

Cards 1 – 6 Elements of Music

Elements of Music for Younger Grammar Stage Students

Elements of Music for Older Grammar Stage and Dialectic Students

Elements of Music for Rhetoric Age Students

Card 7 – Instrumentation

Card 8 –  Orchestral Music

Card 9 – Vocal Production

10 – Vocal Music

11 – Opera (Click on individual opera and scroll down to hear samples)

12 – Music and Dance

13 – Blues, Spirituals, Swing, and Jazz

14 – Popular Music, Rock and Roll, Musicals

15 – Global Music: Middle East and Africa

16 – Global Music: China and Japan

17 – Global Music: India and Indonesia

18 – Global Music: Latin America

19 – Global Music: American and European Folk Songs

20 – Young Artists

21 – Music Profession

Art History Supporting Links

Supporting Links are provided as a starting place for internet research. Use of links is optional and up to the discretion of the course facilitator, but are intended to broaden research or increase options when print materials are unavailable. Keep in mind that these sites are not hosted by or affiliated with Creek Edge Press. Use discretion when opening links and let us know if you find any that are broken or misdirecting.

Art History Survey Task Card Set II Links for Research and Exploration: 

Three-Part Art History Timeline Cards

Art History Worksheets

Western Art Timeline 1

Western Art Timeline 2

Visual Elements of Art

1 – Cave Paintings
2 – Prehistoric Art
3 – Ancient Egyptian Art
4 – Ancient Indian Art
5 – Minoan Art and Mycenaean Art
6 – Ancient Greek Art
7 – Ancient Roman Art
8 – Early Christian Art
9 – Byzantine Art
10 – Gothic Art
11 – Italian Renaissance 
12 – Northern Renaissance
13 – Mannerism
14 – Northern Landscape
15 –Italian Catholic Art
16 – Flemish Baroque Art
17 – Spanish Baroque Art
18 – Golden Age of Dutch Painting
19 – Rococo
21 – Neo-Classicism
22 – Romantic Art
23 – Pre-Raphaelites
24 – Realism
25 and 26 – Impressionism
27 – Post Impressionism, Pointilism
28 – Fauvism
29 – Expressionism
30 – Cubism
31 – Abstract Expressionism
32 – Minimalism
33 – Pop Art

Famous Artists Supporting Links

Supporting Links are provided as a starting place for internet research. Use of links is optional and up to the discretion of the course facilitator, but are intended to broaden research or increase options when print materials are unavailable. Keep in mind that these sites are not hosted by or affiliated with Creek Edge Press. Use discretion when opening links and let us know if you find any that are broken or misdirecting.

Featured Artists Task Card Set III Links for Research and Exploration: 

Charlotte Mason Approach to Art Study 

Who’s Who? Tate Museum 

30 Great Artists and Art for Kids

Art History for Kids Guides 

1 – Donatello
2 – Giovanni Bellini
3 – Titian
4 – Leonardo da Vinci, Leonardo da Vinci
5 – Michelangelo, Michelangelo
6 – Raphael
7 – Albrecht Durer
8 – Hans Holbein (the Younger)
9 – Giovanni Lorenzo Bernini
10 – Rembrandt van Rijn, Rembrandt
11 – Peter Paul Rubens
12 – Johannes Vermeer
13 – Jean-Antoine Watteau
14 – Francisco Goya
15 – Edouard Manet
16 – Edgar Degas
17 – Claude Monet
18 – Pierre-Auguste Renoir
19 – Vincent Van Gogh
20 – Georges Seurat
21- Henri Matisse
22 – Wassily Kandinsky
23 – Marc Chagal
24 – Pablo Picasso

Introduction to Art Supporting Links

Supporting Links are provided as a starting place for internet research. Use of links is optional and up to the discretion of the course facilitator, but are intended to broaden research or increase options when print materials are unavailable. Keep in mind that these sites are not hosted by or affiliated with Creek Edge Press. Use discretion when opening links and let us know if you find any that are broken or misdirecting.

Introduction to Art Task Card Set I Links for Research and Exploration:

Task Cards 1-12

Art Lessons

Visual Elements of Art

Art Worksheets

Painting for Early Grammar Students

Painting for Upper Grammar and Dialectic Students

Painting for Rhetoric Students

Task Cards 13-18

Sculpture for Early Grammar Students

Sculpture for Upper Grammar and Dialectic Students

Sculpture for Rhetoric Students

Task Card 19 – Engraving

Task Card 20 – Printmaking

Task Card 21 –

Metal Work for Grammar and Dialectic Students

Metal Work for Rhetoric Students 

Task Cards 22 – 27

Architecture for Younger Grammar Students

Architecture for Upper Grammar and Dialectic Students

Architecture for Rhetoric Students

Task Card 23 – Ishtar Gate

Task Card 24 – Egyptian Pyramids

Task Card 25 – Pantheon

Task Card 26 – Cathedral

Task Card 27 – Sydney Opera House

Task Card 28 –

Photography for Lower Grammar Students

Photography for Upper Grammar and Dialectic Students

Photography for Rhetoric Students

Images from The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Task Card 29 –

Film for Lower Grammar Students

Film for Upper Grammar and Dialectic Students

Film for Rhetoric Students

Task Card 31 –Fashion and Interior Design

Task Card 32 – Careers in Art

Grammar Reinforcement Supporting Links

Supporting Links are provided as a starting place for internet research. Use of links is optional and up to the discretion of the course facilitator, but are intended to broaden research or increase options when print materials are unavailable. Keep in mind that these sites are not hosted by or affiliated with Creek Edge Press. Use discretion when opening links and let us know if you find any that are broken or misdirecting.

Resources for the Prepared Environment:

Grammar in a Jar

Visual Guide to Grammar and Punctuation

Sentence Game

Sentence Tiles

Resources for Internet Research:

Language

Grammar

Parts of Speech

Writing

Punctuation

Chemistry and Great Scientists Supporting Links

Supporting Links are provided as a starting place for internet research. Use of links is optional and up to the discretion of the course facilitator, but are intended to broaden research or increase options when print materials are unavailable. Keep in mind that these sites are not hosted by or affiliated with Creek Edge Press. Use discretion when opening links and let us know if you find any that are broken or misdirecting.

General Links for Chemistry Task Card Research and Exploration:

Montessori Printables

Periodic Table Puzzle 

Periodic Table Blocks

Periodic Table Card Game

The Elements

Lift the Flap on Elements

Atom Building Kit

CHEM C1000 Kit

Chemistry Resources 

Links for Individual Chemistry Task Cards: 

Students may choose to start research at this site.

Students older than grades 3-4 should research at this site or other comparable site.

1 – Chemistry

All About Chemistry Video

*Lab showing chemical reaction

2 –

Chemistry in Daily Life 

*Lab showing relationship of chemistry to nature

3 –

*Lab that works with solutions or suspensions

4 –

Atoms

5 –

Molecules

*Lab that shows movement of molecules

Cards 6–18 The Elements and the Periodic Table

The Periodic Table

Elements

Coloring the Elements

Videos of the Elements

19 –

Acid and Base

20 –

Synthetics and Plastics

Cards 21 – 30 Great Scientists

The Story of Science

Physics Supporting Links

Supporting Links are provided as a starting place for internet research. Use of links is optional and up to the discretion of the course facilitator, but are intended to broaden research or increase options when print materials are unavailable. Keep in mind that these sites are not hosted by or affiliated with Creek Edge Press. Use discretion when opening links and let us know if you find any that are broken or misdirecting.

General Links for Physics Task Card Research and Exploration:

Montessori Printables

Links for Individual Physics Task Cards: 

Students may choose to start research at this site.

Students older than grades 3-4 should research at this site or other comparable site.

Cards 1 – 6

Simple Machines Article

Simple Machines Video 

Simple Machine Worksheet

Simple Machine STEM Toy

Simple Machine Activity Lab

7 – 10

Compound Machines

11 –

Energy

Energy 

Pressure

Toilets 

12 –

Heat

Solar Energy

Combustion engine

Refrigerators

13 –

Nuclear Energy

Nuclear Power Plants

14 –

Force

Isaac Newton

15 –

Flight

16 –

Friction

17 –

Floating

18 –

Photography

19 –

Light

20 –

Sound

21 –

Telecommunication

22 –

Electricity

23 –

Magnetism

24 –

Automation

25 –

Digital 

Cards 26 – 28

Computer Science 

29 –

Inventions

Earth and Space Supporting Links

Supporting Links are provided as a starting place for internet research. Use of links is optional and up to the discretion of the course facilitator, but are intended to broaden research or increase options when print materials are unavailable. Keep in mind that these sites are not hosted by or affiliated with Creek Edge Press. Use discretion when opening links and let us know if you find any that are broken or misdirecting.

General Links for Earth and Space Task Card Research and Exploration:

Montessori Printables

Montessori Materials

Volcanoes and Earthquakes Kit (Task Card #2)

Crystal Growing Kit (Task Card #3)

Supporting Links for Individual Earth and Space Task Cards: 

Students may choose to start research at this site.

Students older than grades 3-4 should research at this site or other comparable site.

1 – Earth

2 – Earthquakes

Volcanoes

Hot Spots

Geyser

Tsunami

Volcanoes 101 Video

Earthquakes 101 Video

3 – Rocks, Gems, and Minerals

4 – Fossils

Caves

National Geographic Cave Videos

5 –Ocean

National Geographic Ocean Video

6 – Coral Reefs

Icebergs

National Geographic Coral Reef Video

7 – Rivers and River Systems

8 – Atmosphere

weather

9 –Sun

10 – Hurricanes

Tornadoes

11 – Water cycle

12 – Clouds

13 – Rain

14 – Thunderstorms

15 –Day and Night

16 – Seasons

17 – Moon

18 – Space and Space Travel

National Geographic Space Videos

19 – 20 Stars and Solar System

21 – 27The Planets in our Solar System

28 – 33 Constellations in the Night Sky