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From Magpies to Messiaen: Birds in Music

Students in a music class discuss the influence birds have had on music throughout history. In groups, they create their own music using bird sounds and discuss how many composers must use everyday materials to help with their music. They also discover different ways of composing music to end the lesson plan.

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6th - 8th
Subjects
Visual & Performing Arts
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Instructional Strategies
Skills Practice
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