Lesson Plan: Sound Effects "The Little Old Lady Who Wasn't Afraid of Anything"

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PreK - 5th
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This is a complete lesson plan designed to teach sound effects using a beloved childhood favorite book, "The Little Old Lady Who Wasn't Afraid of Anything." This lesson is perfect for October, yet is appropriate any time of year.
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Complete lesson plan with objectives and standards
Preview Activity
Lesson involving assigning instrument sounds to sound effects in the story
Many extension activities to extend this lesson for all learners at various grade levels (including research, design, and production of a radio-style program, similar to the performance of the story above)
PowerPoint with animations, vocabulary, and fun images that can be used in a variety of ways to teach the lesson

This lesson has been a tried and true lesson in my classroom for years and I know your students will love it as well! It fosters creativity, critical thinking, and listening skills.

Thank you!
Claire Burns

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Total Pages
14 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
1 hour
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