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Music History: Venice and Vivaldi
Venice, the birthplace of classical music and amazing composers. Discover a bit about life in Venice and the contributions of the composer, Vivaldi. Information regarding his life, his musical contributions, and a break down of his piece The Four Seasons are discussed.
9th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 12 Views 21 Downloads
A Season for Chapters
Art, music, poetry, and the beauty of the seasons is what you'll find in this very nice unit idea. You can use any of the suggested books and activities to engage your second graders in an exploration of the changes that take place throughout the year.
2nd Language Arts 14 Views 6 Downloads CCSS: Designed
"Spring" From The Four Seasons
By utilizing this classical music worksheet, upper elementary children listen to "Spring" from The Four Seasons by Antonio Vivaldi. They will read a biography of the composer and answer four multiple choice questions. Students follow a "music listening map" as they listen to the piece, and unscramble the names of the seasons.
4th - 6th Language Arts 33 Views 183 Downloads
The Enlightenment Spreads: CH 22
Explore the Enlightenment period through literature, music, and autocratic rule. Each slide contains basic information on major Baroque, Classical, and political figures contemporary to the late 1700's and early 1800's. Vivaldi, Bach, Handel, Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven, Frederick II, Joseph II, and Catherine II are all mentioned.
10th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 4 Views 36 Downloads
Concerto for Recorder, Oboe and Bassoon by Antonio Vivaldi
Students study the life and music of Antonio Vivaldi. They analyze and practice playing the various parts of Concerto a la Vivaldi on recorders. They record themselves and compare their performance to that of the same composition played on oboe and bassoon.
6th - 8th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 8 Downloads
Vivaldi, The Time Period and Dance Procedure
Students become acquainted with the characteristics and major events of the Baroque era. They will demonstrate knowledge of movement in high, middle, and low space, and will choreograph short movement patterns to accompany selections
8th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 14 Downloads
Mood in Music
Students portray the mood of a piece of music in a drawing. In this mood in music lesson, students discuss how music creates a mood. Students listen to Vivaldi's "Four Seasons," "The Wreck of The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald" as well as the African-American "We Will Overcome.
9th - 11th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 28 Downloads
Native Language Arts Seasonal Poem
Intended for native Spanish speakers, this plan provides an opportunity to create a class semantic web describing the different seasons and listen to Vivaldi's "Four Seasons." Learners will work together to revise their semantic webs, replacing the adjectives with richer, more developed vocabulary.
4th - 6th Languages 7 Views 29 Downloads
Students listen to two selections of Vivaldi's "Four Seasons" symphony. In groups, they identify and describe the mood and musical elements used to represent each season using correct vocabulary. They write their observations in a paper to end the activity.
9th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 5 Views 9 Downloads
Students discuss seasons in temperate climates, how the changes affect the environment, and the clothing they wear for each season. Using paint, they create a picture depicting one of the seasons. As students paint, they listen to Vivaldi's "The Four Seasons.
1st - 12th Social Studies & History 12 Views 6 Downloads
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K - Higher Ed Visual & Performing Arts 9 Views 4 Downloads
Musical Form and Sibelius Groovy Music Shapes
Young scholars create a song using the form ABACADAEA. Students listen to a musical piece created by Vivaldi that is an example of this musical form. Then young scholars use software to create their own musical forms representing this pattern.
3rd - 5th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 12 Downloads
Disney's Little Einsteins: O Yes, O Yes, It's Springtime
Students, after viewing an episode on the music of Antonio Vivaldi and a print from the artist Utagawa Hiroshige entitled Mountains and Rivers on the Kiso Road, participate with the characters on the screen. They experience a variety of fine works of art and classical music.
All Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 6 Downloads
Second graders discuss how their weather changes by examining temperatures, clothing needs, and plant life. They talk about the identifying factors of the seasons and complete a Venn Diagram about weather in a guided lesson. Next, they work individually to write a Limerick poem about one of the seasons while listening to Vivaldi's, "Four Seasons.
2nd Science 3 Views 3 Downloads
Language Focus Unit 6.2: Past Tense
What happened yesterday? Or three months ago? Go over the past tense with several exercises about simple sentences, time expressions, and affirmative and negative answers. Kids answer questions and fill in the blanks to complete sentences in the past tense.
4th - 8th Language Arts 3 Views 3 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
The White Stuff, Winter in Canada
Young scholars write sound poems inspired by works of art they have viewed, create paintings with snow as subject, create zines about their perceptions of winter, and update one of Robert Harris' winter sports illustrations. Four lessons on one page.
10th - 11th Social Studies & History 3 Views 3 Downloads