The Rhythm Band Strikes AGAIN! is a clappin', slappin', stompin', and tappin' collection of songs and activities using basic rhythm band instruments and body percussion. Musicians and researchers have long recognizedthe therapeutic and educational power of rhythmic music. This collectio n has been designed to teach basic rhythm and dynamic patterns, encourage creative rhythmic expression, and improve students' listening skills, all while providing a fun platform to energize positive group dynamics. The Rhythm Band Strikes AGAIN! is a valuable voice-saver for teachers, as vocal cues and directions for the songs are contained within the lyrics. An excellent companion piece to the successful Strike Up the Rhythm Band_(35021918), this budget-stretching classroom kit is reproducible andcontains an Enhanced StudioTrax CD that includes accompaniment and perf ormance tracks, poster and program, clip art, and composers' info.