This ukulele method from Barb Philipak with dozens of songs arranged by Paul Jennings and recorded with the professional tracks is full of ideas to guarantee a successful ukulele unit, as well as a classroom-tested method of working with this extremely motivational system of rewards and reinforcement. Included at each level are warm-ups and exercises appropriate to the new learning elements. This method is filled with familiar folk songs from simple one-chord songs like "Shortnin' Bread" and "Lil Liza Jane," to slightly harder tunes like "Apples And Bananas" and "Michael Finnegan." For three-chord songs there are "Chumbara" and "On Top Of Old Smoky," finishing with "Shenandoah" and "Molly Malone." as well as "Deck The Halls" for the holidays and so much more. Beginning with the 9 belt levels, there are 2 strumming songs per level getting gradually more complex as you head toward black belt. There are also several special holiday tunes and a group of optional picking tunes starting in the middle levels. Student pages with songs and diagrams are legally reproducible. Also available separately are time-saving, budget-sensitive student books, packaged in groups.