Musical Theater Teacher Resources
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A-rhythm-etic. The Math Behind the BeatsLesson Planet
6 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Your learners will dance in their seats as this talented drummer connects math to music in a short video clip. Clayton Cameron shows how math puts the "cool" in various genres of music, including jazz, hip-hop, pop, R&B, and others,...
"Turkish Rondo" From Piano Sonata No. 11 in A Major by Wolfgang Amadeus MozartLesson Planet
5th - 6th
In this music appreciation activity, students listen to "Turkish Rondo" from Piano Sonata No. 11 in A Major by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. Students read about the composer and the piece. Students follow a "listening map" and complete a...
Not Your Grandma's Music: A Lesson in Music HistoryLesson Planet
2nd - 5th
Students experience and discuss the different musical periods such as Baroque, Classical and Romantic. In this music lesson, students discover musical theory and apply it to the Baroque, Classical, and Romantic periods. Students will...
Humor and Iconicity in Classical MusicLesson Planet
8th - Higher Ed
Scherzo, cappricio, divertimento, and rando are all addressed in this look into humor through this classical music presentation. The slide show is very basic, but has some good background on Mozart, Haydn, Beethoven, and Bach. The...
Mozart Tonight/ Ah! Vous dirai-je, maman Theme and Vars. 1,5 and 8Lesson Planet
Fourth graders analyze and practice the musical concept of contrasting segments. They view and discuss a musical whole that is described by the connections between the theme and variations and demonstrate the concept by composing...
ROCKTOPIA—A Classical Revolution Study GuideLesson Planet
6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Imagine a concert that combines rock and opera. Think Queen and Mozart, or Journey and Beethoven. Think vocalists, a 5-piece rock band, a choir of 40, and an orchestra of 20. Imagine seeing such a show. Don't stop believing!
Mozart vs. Beethoven - Real Classical ComposersLesson Planet
3rd - 5th
Elementary schoolers are given an overview of the baroque, classical, romantic, and modern periods of music. They focus on the lives of Beethoven and Mozart; two of the greatest composers of all time. After listening to samples their...
Boombox Classroom: Mechanical InstrumentsLesson Planet
2nd - 3rd
In this music worksheet, students draw an illustration of a mechanical instrument they would like to build. They describe the material it would be made from. Students fill in the blanks to describe the mechanical instrument Haydn and...
The Songs in Uncle Tom's CabinLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Experience Harriet Beecher Stowe's Uncle Tom's Cabin in an innovative, musical way. A list of audio links leads class members to spirituals from the novel, such as "Die in the Field," "The Wings in the Morning," and "Blow Ye the Trumpet."
Overture to 'William Tell' by Gioacchino RossiniLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Students create an awareness of how music creates a setting in a story or legend. They identify the instrumentation, dynamics and tempo used to create various settings for a musical story. They perform rhythmic patterns from listening...
Semicolon vs. Colon...And What is a Comma Splice?Lesson Planet
10th - Higher Ed
Designed originally for higher education, this PowerPoint could also be used to introduce your high schoolers to the semicolon, colon, and comma splice. The texts do not contain pictures or graphics; instead, they present information in...
How 3D Holograms WorkLesson Planet
4 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Time for a change in perspective. A video lesson explores the progression from 2-D to 3-D images. The instructor from the physics playlist first explains the workings of a traditional camera and compares that to the creation of a 3-D...
The Spread of Enlightenment IdeasLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Looking for a simple and straightforward reference on the Enlightenment for your young historians? Check out this list of key terms and important figures from the period, followed by a traditional assessment where your learners will be...
Breaking News English: School PunishmentLesson Planet
5th - 10th
In this school punishment worksheet, students read the article, answer true and false questions, complete synonym matching, complete phrase matching, complete a gap fill, answer short answer questions, answer discussion questions, write,...