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The Percussion Family of Orchestra Instruments
Students identify a variety of percussion instruments by sight and sound. They access the TrackStar website, conduct research on "The Percussion Family of Orchestra Instruments" section of the website, and answer discussion questions on...
K - 5th Visual & Performing Arts
To The Wheel Of San Miguel
Students engage in a lesson plan that is concerned with the concept of creating a piece of music that includes instruments that are put into harmony to sound like an orchestra. Students are expected to perform the rhythm and create a new...
6th - 8th Visual & Performing Arts
Percussion Instruments and Pitch
Students play string instruments to discover how the pitch changes on various string instruments. In this pitch lesson plan, students listen to video clips and play an online music game. Students become familiar with music vocabulary.
4th - 7th Visual & Performing Arts
Woodwind Instruments and Pitch
Students explore musical pitch. In this cross curriculum musical instruments and "sound" physics lesson, students identify and describe common traits of woodwind instruments. Students research "pitch" and what causes pitch fluctuation by...
3rd - 5th Visual & Performing Arts
Sergei Prokofiev's "Peter and the Wolf"
Fourth graders study Sergei Prokofiev's "Peter and the Wolf." They explore the characters and the instruments that represent the characters. They create their own version of "Peter and the Wolf" for the purpose of introducing the...
4th Visual & Performing Arts
"Mambo" from West Side Story by Leonard Bernstein
Students encounter and study "Mambo" from "West Side Story," by Leonard Bernstein. They practice utilizing musical elements (instrumentation, tempo, and dynamics) to create a certain mood for a scene with music. Each student interprets...
8th - 10th Visual & Performing Arts
Grammar Camp Worksheet Packet
Whip your students' grammar skills into shape with this series of practice worksheets. Touching on all eight parts of speech, these exercises challenge learners to identify the relationships between different words and phrases in sample...
3rd - 5th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable