Kodaly Hand Signs Game
Pupils practice using Kodaly hand signs. After all the signs are known, they participate in a contest with their classmates. They use various rhythms and patterns and have added notes thrown in to through them off beat.
5th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 80 Views 40 Downloads
Mr. Smith Goes to Washington: Historical and Cultural Context
An insult to American politicians? A satire of news media? Or a critique of censorship, political corruption, and media propaganda? As part of a unit study on film, class members examine how director Frank Capra's develops these themes...
11th - 12th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
Middle School General Music Unit Plans
Here's a collection of unit plans for middle school musicians. Topics include the mbira, opera, rhythm and culture, music in Africa, music in the movies, music theory and notation, blues and jazz, and the ocarina. Definitely worth a look.
6th - 8th Visual & Performing Arts
"Viennese Musical Clock" from Hary Janos by Zoltan Kodaly
For this classical music appreciation worksheet, learners listen to a recording of "Viennese Musical Clock" from Hary Janos by Zoltan Kodaly. Students read about the composer and the structure of the piece. Learners answer 5 questions.
5th - 6th Visual & Performing Arts
Mimbres Decoration Technique
Potters research traditional Mimbres designs, as well as contemporary artists who employ them, before creating their own designs and applying the images to thrown pots and bowls. The resource packet includes a brief history of Mimbres...
9th - Higher Ed Visual & Performing Arts