George Frideric Handel: The Story of Water Music Curriculum Guide based on Water Music, the Messiah, and Rinaldo. Lessons in music, art, math, science, history, geography and language arts.
Learn how the patronage system works, study King George I, the Thames River, the organ, flute, and harmonic system plus cultural activities from England and Italy. Includes links to the Carmen San Diego geography game, writing prompts, baroque music, art lessons, and a unit study on the Archimedes principle.
This curriculum guide was created to accompany the "My Name is Handel: the Story of Water Music" CD and MP3 featuring the London Philharmonic Orchestra, Grammy-nominated conductor Stephen Simon, and storyteller Yadu.The MP3 (only $8.98 through the Maestro Classics store on TeachersPayTeachers) includes extra educational tracks and a 24-page activity book.