This Lesson Plan for The Nutcracker Ballet lesson plan also includes:
Pupils discuss the Nutcracker Ballet. They listen as the teacher reads "The Tale of the Nutcracker and the History of the Ballet," (included with the instructional activity). Students discuss dreams they have had. They listen to a portion of The Waltz of the Flowers. Pupils move around the room pretending to be flowers. They create a miniature pine cone tree and decorate it.