Engage and assess what your (K-8) students hear in a fun, creative and artistic way as you study about (and play) music from Camille Saint-Saens's, Carnival of the Animals. Play a recording (not included) and have your students follow the color code key to assess what they hear. Great as a whole class activity, a workstation or for your sub tub!
Use these listening glyphs to enhance each of the songs listed below.
♬ Title Page (for your students to make their own booklets)
♬ Answer Keys Page (in case you have a sub)
♬ "Introduction" and "Royal March of the Lion"
♬ “Hens and Roosters”
♬ “Wild Donkeys”
♬ "The Elephant"
♬ “Aquarium” (2 versions)
♬ “Personages with Long Ears”
♬ “The Cuckoo in the Depth of the Woods"
♬ "The Aviary"
♬ “The Swan”
Multiple versions (with different assessment combinations & vocabulary) of each song are included to so you can truly use these with students in grades 2-8. Some of the skills assessed in this set include:
♬ singing vs no singing (vocal vs no vocals)
♬ strings vs no strings (also: piano vs no piano, violins vs no violins, double bass vs no double bass)
♬ woodwinds vs no woodwinds (also: flute vs no flute, clarinet vs no clarinet, saxophone vs no saxophone)
♬ percussion vs. no percussion (also glockenspiel vs no glockenspiel, glass harmonica vs no glass harmonica, celesta vs no celesta)
♬ dynamics stay the same vs dynamics change (also loud vs quite/soft, forte vs piano)
♬ tempo changes vs stays the same (allegro vs adagio, accelerando vs ritardando)
♬ More....including a "blank" for each glyph so you can create your own items for assessing what your students are listening for
Other Saint-Saens Products:
Camille Saint-Saens Biographies (Composer of the Month)
Camille Saint-Saens Bookmarks (Composer of the Month)
Camille Saint-Saens Critical Thinking Worksheets (Composer of the Month)
Camille Saint-Saens Finger Puppets and Conducting Charts Worksheets (Composer of the Month)
Camille Saint-Saens Listening Glyphs (Composer of the Month)
Camille Saint-Saens Passport (Composer of the Month)
Camille Saint-Saens Puzzles (Composer of the Month)
Camille Saint-Saens Reading and Writing Activities (Composer of the Month)
Camille Saint-Saens Composer of the Month BUNDLE
Dance Macabre Worksheets and Clip-It Cards (for Younger Grades)
Other Carnival of the Animal products:
Carnival of the Animals Listening Glyphs
Carnival of the Animals Musical Passport
Carnival of the Animals Finger Puppets (BUNDLE)
Carnival of the Animals Clip It Cards (FREEBIE)
Carnival of the Animals Worksheets