'Ukulele at School Teacher's Guide by Daniel Ho (Book 1)

Stanford University music professor, Steve Sano, and Six-time GRAMMY award winner Daniel Ho, draw from decades of experience as performers and instructors to bring you ‘Ukulele at School, a unique and empowering method that makes learning fun and easy!

Includes complete contents of ‘Ukulele At School Teacher's Guide, Book 1, plus additional educational notes, suggested topics for in-class exercises, discussion, and more.

You will receive:

  • the physical book 'Ukulele At School Teacher's Guide, Book 1 which contains
  • the password to access the download page for all 39 audio tracks referred to in the book, as 39 MP3 files

This volume is designed to cover a typical academic semester of 15-18 week’s length, with a 30-45 minutes class meeting once a week.

The material is organized into chapters, with the chapters grouped into units.

Each unit is built around similar or related topics and concepts.

You should feel completely free to scale, adapt, and pace the material according to your individual situation.

In this teacher’s manual, the material in the student’s book is reproduced in full and enclosed in a gray outline so you can see exactly what’s presented to the student.

Thoughtfully paced and logically presented lessons create a rewarding experience.

Subjects include:

  • Proper technique
  • Reading basic rhythms
  • Strumming patterns
  • 7 major and minor chords

11 complete songs for performances:

  • Hush, Little Baby
  • Clementine
  • When the Saints Go Marching In
  • Home on the Range
  • When Johnny Comes Marching Home
  • Michael Row the Boat Ashore
  • Oh! Susanna
  • The Ash Grove
  • Silent Night
  • Jingle Bells
  • Amazing Grace