Elementary music lesson plans & activities (k-3)

Elementary (Grades 3-5) Arts Lesson Plans, Activities, and Teacher Resources

Arts_Team
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  • 3-5, MS
A collection of cards designed for independent use by children with a box of instruments. Select wood; metal and skin instruments and compare them.
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  • Arts
  • K-2, 3-5
The PowerPoint presentation introduces Prokofiev; the characters and their instruments in the story of Peter and the Wolf.
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  • K-2, 3-5, MS
Introduction to ostinato. Composing activity. Students compose a six-layer ostinato using character names from Harry Potter. Please rate the...
Arts_Team
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  • Arts
  • K-2, 3-5
Music and images of the '12 Days of Christmas' to use as a backing track for children to sing along to.
Arts_Team
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  • Arts
  • K-2, 3-5, MS
Word document. Listening handout to go with the already uploaded scheme 'A Musical Safari.' Carnival of the Animals CD required. Please rate the...
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Songs about Ancient Egypt and PowerPoints to go with them. "Hootin' Rootin' Tutankhamun" is written in the style of a Hoe Down and the introductory...
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  • K-2, 3-5
<p>These lesson plans cover a 5-week span but could easily be adapted for a shorter or longer period of time. If you have access to the real...
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  • Elementary (Grades 3-5)
This is ideal for an introduction to a Wassily Kandinsky topic. He was a Russian abstract artist that listened to Richard Wagner when he painted.
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Time signatures; treble clef notation; beat values-ppt's for the lesson; games for reinforcement of ideas learned and and review sheet and test
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Performing a simple melody with the right hand only on a keyboard. I encourage students to play a TV theme tune first as it is a good introduction to...