Essential Elements


Essential Elements Band Method Book and EE Interactive (EEI)

Stillwater Middle School Band classes will be using Essential Elements Interactive. (Called "EEi")

Once you register you will have access to all the music in your Essential Elements Book 1 or Book 2.

If you leave your book at school, or misplace it, you can access all the music and assignments using this account.


WWW.ESSENTIALELEMENTSINTERACTIVE.COM


INSTRUCTIONS:

https://www.eeiblog.com/school-eei-account-school-code-only


You will need the following information to install the online Essential Elements Interactive to your device:

1) School Activation code: "SMSBAND834"

2) Your Essential Elements book.

3) Your school email address (to recover your account if you forget your password)

4) You will not need a "student ID", you can leave this blank.


Info on what EEi can do:

https://www.eeiblog.com/eei-overview-1


More Tutorials:

https://www.eeiblog.com/eei-tutorials


This book is available at online retailers, and at Eckroth Music:

https://www.eckroth.com/t-stillwateroaklandmiddleschools.aspx


6th Grade Band:

  • Band students in grade 6 will use the Essential Elements Book 1 that you received as a 5th grader last year.

  • Assignments will be given on Schoology.

  • I highly recommend that you use the free Essential Elements "Interactive" website that comes with your book! See the back cover of your book for instructions on how to use Essential Elements Interactive. Using EEInteractive will allow students to record, practice with a metronome, and it makes practicing so much more fun!

  • Once you register, you will be able to see your music on your device, you won't need your book!

  • Students are asked to record their assignment and submit using "Schoology".


7th Grade:

  • Assignments will be given on Schoology.

  • I highly recommend that you use the free Essential Elements "Interactive" website that comes with your book! See the back cover of your book for instructions on how to use Essential Elements Interactive.

  • Using EEInteractive will allow students to record, practice with a metronome, and it makes practicing so much more fun! Registration Info in the margin.

  • Once you register, you will be able to see your music on your device, you won't need your book!

  • Here is a tutorial on how to register: https://www.eeiblog.com/individual-account


8th Grade:

  • Band students in grade 8 will use SMARTMUSIC.

  • We will register for SMARTMUSIC in class.

  • We will use 'Essential Elements Book 2', which is available on SMARTMUSIC.

  • Solos and Ensembles, as ell as most of our Band Concert Music is availiable on SMARTMUSIC.

  • Assignments will be given and graded on Schoology.

  • Students will be given one assignments in SMARTMUSIC to complete with daily practice.