This product was created to help you explore the life and music of Ludwig van Beethoven with your elementary students!
Music is so important to keep students interested in. Teaching them about the classics doesn’t have to be boring.This product makes it fun! This product also helps you tie in writing and comprehension skills that are Common Core aligned!
Pages 3 and 4 are short informational stories about Beethoven. They both have 3 questions for students to answer about what they have read.
Page 5 can be used for a creative writing sample.
Pages 6, 7, and 8 allow the students to listen to some classical music while jotting down their thoughts and sketching the images that Beethoven’s work brings to their minds.
Page 9 is a KWL chart that can be filled out with students before, during, and after the lesson.
Page 11 allows your students to create their own opera!
I hope you enjoy teaching your students about this musical genius!