This is a big book with musical CD with full orchestration. Entertaining and engaging songs for children 4-8. Recently recognized as a 'must' at a recent Educational Media Convention in Florida. The goals set forth in these pieces mirror the goals of President Bush in his NO CHILD LEFT BEHIND initiative. It is especially usefull in HOMESCHOOLING situaions. It was written with parent/child interaction as a main focus. Written by teachers with many years of teaching experience. Recognizing that music and rhythm form a natural link to literacy in children. Keyword PHONEMIC AWARENESS. Written by: Dr. Dolores Gribouski-Harvard University-Elementary Principal Edna Hanson - Developing Literacy First Facilitator Donna Mastrovito-Reading Recovery and Literacy Coordinator Marie Powers-Early Child Specialist Vincent Mischitelli- Music Director Annette Flamand- Art Director.