Lesson plan unit for teaching The Nutcracker Suite by Tchaikovsky. Included are listening suggestions, movement ideas, video links, and student handouts including a listening chart, compare and contrast worksheet, and a set of final reflection extended response questions. Three to five lesson plans
This is a smart board file with two different listening maps to accompany the Russian Dance from The Nutcracker. These maps and activities are geared towards younger students, typically Kindergarten through grade 3. These maps use fun body percussion movement as well as non-pitched percussion accomp
All three of my Nutcracker resources in one place. This bundle includes my Nutcracker Suite Lesson Plan Unit, my powerpoint about Tchaikovsky and background on The Nutcracker, and a Smart Notebook file with listening maps for the Russian Dance.