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Looking for ways to integrate more listening lessons and music history into your general music class? This "Composer of the Month" set focuses on Heitor Villa-Lobos.
This product includes:
*Listening lesson slideshow for "String Quartet No. 1" (appropriate for grade 3 and above--this lesson focuses on ti-tika and ties)
*Listening lesson slideshow for Etude No. 6 from "12 etudes" (appropriate for grade 2 and above--this lesson focuses on ti-ti and tika-tika)
*"Be a composer like Villa-Lobos" worksheet (appropriate for grade 1 and above--separate composition worksheets for each of these concepts: ta and ti-ti, quarter rest, tika-tika, half note, ti-tika, tika-ti, syncopa, and tim-ka)
*Movement activity to Villa-Lobos' "Prelude No. 1" (25 black/white printable sheets with clip art of Villa-Lobos with movement directions on each, and Google Slides with an embedded video), appropriate for grades 1-5.
*Listening worksheet--can be used with Villa-Lobos piece of your choice
*Slideshow about Villa-Lobos' life, with student-friendly details
*Gallery Walk Visuals and Worksheet: Includes visuals that can printed out for gallery walk, gallery walk worksheet, and directions. Students either work individually or in small groups to answer questions around the room. This is a great way to get students thinking critically about Villa-Lobos, his life, and music in general!
*Crossword Puzzle: Puzzle includes 7 clues about Villa-Lobos' life and music. Includes key.
*Composer of the month bulletin board visuals (includes letters for "Composer of the month," Picture of Villa-Lobos, World map pointing to Brazil, Visuals for Villa-Lobos' most well-known works, Quotes by Villa-Lobos, and Composer/ Conductor/ Musician Visuals with definitions)
*Follow Me: Has students keeping the beat in different ways to Villa-Lobos' "Suite Populaire Bresilienne: Valsa Choro”
*Did You Know Cards: Includes 8 different interesting facts about Villa-Lobos. These can be used during music lessons and/or read on morning announcements during the month Villa-Lobos is being studied
*Directions for the set
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These activities can be used for any month you choose, or if you'd prefer, can be spread out over the year. Please note that due to copyright, you will have to provide the recordings for the activities, except for the movement activity (since it includes embedded video.)
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