Overview: This product is a curriculum integration tool incorporating music, history, math and writing for 2-5th. The lesson is built around students learning some facts about The Three B’s (BACH, BEETHOVEN & BRAHMS) Each composer contains the following: identifying and singing a musical theme with original fun lyrics and writing creative narratives.
Music vocabulary words are used. Math principles may be applied through the use of rhythm patterns.
An easy Orff arrangement is provided for each composer. Two Writing Prompts for 2nd – 5th are included for each composer, emphasizing the common core standards in writing. An easy Word Find puzzle with music vocabulary words, along with an answer key, is also included for each one.
Materials for each composer include:
• Original fun lyrics to a famous tune (Melody line with chordal accompaniment)
• Song Sheet (lyrics only)
• Teaching Suggestions
• Fact sheet
• Common Core standards for 2nd-5th writing as appropriate to this lesson
• 2 Writing prompts
• Word Find Puzzle
• Rhythm patterns (used in Orff arrangement)
• Orff arrangement
Age Appropriate for:
The BUNDLE includes:
• BACH (separate price is $5.00)
COMPOSER ACTIVITIES Johann Sebastian Bach
• BEETHOVEN (Free)
FREE COMPOSER ACTIVITIES Ludwig Van Beethoven
• BRAHMS (separate price is $5.00)
COMPOSER ACTIVITIES Johannes Brahms
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