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12 Classic Devices for Developing Choreography
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Teachers can pick from 12 different ways to approach choreography with their students. Studetns will get an opportunity to explore the creative process with their fellow dancers.

Subject:
Dance
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Provider:
Dance Advantage
Author:
Melanie Doskocil
Date Added:
02/26/2019
12 Days of Christmas
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This is a fun and creative way to explore the 12 Days of Christmas. This lesson reinforces numerical order, repetition within a song, and group effort. It's also very cute to see the creative ways the students “become” the 12 Days of Christmas. Composition with instruments is also involved.

Subject:
Music
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
Beacon Learning Center
Author:
Anissa Sanz
Date Added:
02/26/2019
1914: Brilliant Troupe of Dancers from the Russian Imperial Theatres to Appear in Paris
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This article from 1914 covers the Paris Opera House perfromance of dancers from the Imperial Theatres of Moscow and St. Petersburg. It contains quotes from Serge Diaghileff.

Subject:
Dance
Material Type:
Reading
Provider:
New York Times
Author:
International Herald Tribune
Date Added:
02/26/2019
The 20% of Beethoven
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Understanding that musical themes are the same even if they are played in different styles can help students understand that numbers maintain their same value even if they appear in different forms.

Subject:
Music
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
San Francisco Symphony
Author:
Scott Nielson
Date Added:
02/26/2019
21 Accents
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In this video, Amy Walker quickly demonstrates 21 accents from around the globe.

Subject:
Theater
Material Type:
Lesson
Provider:
Vimeo
Author:
Amy Walker
Date Added:
02/26/2019
23 Creative Sketchbook Examples to Inspire High School Painting/Fine Arts Students
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This article contains a collection of beautiful sketchbook pages to help students studying a range of high school Art qualifications, including GCSE, A Level and IB Visual Art. The collection includes sketchbooks completed by students as well as artist sketchbooks. Pages have been selected to demonstrate different sketchbook presentation techniques as well as to indicate the variety of layout styles possible. Descriptions underneath each image provide tips and guidance, outlining the successful aspects of each page.

Subject:
Visual Arts
Material Type:
Reading
Provider:
Advanced Distribution Limited
Author:
Amiria Robinson
Date Added:
02/26/2019
3-D Pointillism
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In this lesson, students explore the artwork of Georges Seurat and create a masterpiece.

Subject:
Arts Education
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
Crayola
Date Added:
06/14/2018
6 Accent Tips for Actors
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This blog post by a dialect coach is a list of the six most important things an actor should keep in mind when learning a dialect.

Subject:
Theater
Material Type:
Reading
Provider:
Dialect Blog
Author:
Ben Trawick-Smith
Date Added:
02/26/2019
AB Form Through Movement
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Students will be able to effectively recognize and imitate AB binary form through movement.

Subject:
Music
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
Teachers.Net
Author:
Meghan Webb
Date Added:
02/26/2019
Aaron Copland: Billy the Kid
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This integrated lesson, focusing on United States History, incorporates learning about the Wild West and the western outlaw Billy the Kid through the music of Aaron Copland. The lesson provides musical reflection and each movement of Copland’s ballet Billy the Kid work and opportunity to experience deep listening for the elements of Dynamics, Articulation, Rhythm and Tempo (DART).

Subject:
Music
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Unit of Study
Provider:
San Francisco Symphony
Author:
Gail Claus
Date Added:
02/26/2019
Aaron Copland Meets the Old West
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Students learn how classical music and art combine to make an exciting tool for creative write and art expression. Students will develop the skill to write more expressively using descriptive words and phrases such as adjectives, adverbs, metaphors, and similes in order to make their writing come alive, and be more visual and engaging.

Subject:
Music
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
San Francisco Symphony
Author:
Maria Cruz
Date Added:
02/26/2019
Aaron Copland in the Heartland
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Students will listen to Copland's Appalachian Spring while listening to a reading of Heartland by Diane Siebert. They will then write their own poems and create accompanying artwork.

Subject:
Music
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
San Francisco Symphony
Author:
Laura Knapp
Date Added:
02/26/2019
Aaron Copland's Appalachian Spring: A Myth is Born
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This lesson will contrast Aaron Copland's Appalachian Spring (classical) and Stephane Furic's Crossing Brooklyn Ferry (jazz), and the role the poems Crossing Brooklyn Ferry by Walt Whitman and The Bridge by Hart Crane, bring to the music.

Subject:
Music
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Unit of Study
Provider:
San Francisco Symphony
Author:
Gail Clause
Date Added:
02/26/2019
Aboriginal Art
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In this lesson, students learn about traditional Aboriginal artwork and then create then own original work of art.

Subject:
Arts Education
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Provider:
Crayola
Date Added:
06/14/2018
Aboriginal Mask
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In this lesson, students examine traditional Aboriginal masks and then design their own Aboriginal mask creation.

Subject:
Arts Education
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Provider:
Crayola
Date Added:
06/14/2018
Abraham and Isaac: In Memory of May 4, 1970, Kent State University, 1978-79
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The artist depicts contemporary versions of Abraham and Isaac in an allegory for the May 4, 1970, tragedy at Kent State University. A poignant visualization of humankind's struggle between ideology and paternal love, it mirrors the conflict that led to the death of four students at the hands of the Ohio National Guard. Though Abraham looks poised to strike his son, the artist emphasized that Genesis 22 ends without tragedy, as Isaac is spared.

Subject:
Visual Arts
Material Type:
Lesson
Provider:
Princeton University Art Museum
Author:
Princeton University Art Museum
Date Added:
02/26/2019
Absolute Shakespeare
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This website is a resource for Shakespeare's plays, sonnets, poems, quotes, biography, and the Globe Theatre.

Subject:
Theater
Material Type:
Lesson
Provider:
Absolute Shakespeare
Author:
Absolute Shakespeare
Date Added:
02/26/2019
Abstract Expressionism and Pop Art: Artist's Choice: People
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Students will consider the choices artists make when creating works of art that include people. They will consider style, medium, background, color, technique, and composition; compare images of women as represented by different artists; learn about where artists get their sources and inspiration.

Subject:
Visual Arts
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
The Museum of Modern Art
Author:
MoMALearning
Date Added:
02/26/2019
Abstract Picasso-ish Self Portraits
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In this lesson, students observe and discuss realistic and abstract portraits, and compare and contrast the differences. Students will then create a whimsical, abstract self-portrait in the style of Cubist artist, Pablo Picasso.

Subject:
Arts Education
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
Crayola
Date Added:
06/14/2018
Abstraction Expressionism and Pop Art: Art and Politics
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Students will consider the ways that artists respond to political and social events and ideas; think about sources of inspiration; learn about symbols and think about what they represent.

Subject:
Visual Arts
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
The Museum of Modern Art
Author:
MoMALearning
Date Added:
02/26/2019
Abstraction Expressionism and Pop Art: Color and Environment
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Students will consider the choices artists make with regard to painting, focusing on color, shape, composition, proportion, balance, style, and scale; learn how to discuss and compare nonrepresentational works of art; think about their relationship as a viewer to works of art and will consider how an abstract work can evoke a sense of atmosphere or place.

Subject:
Visual Arts
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
The Museum of Modern Art
Author:
MoMALearning
Date Added:
02/26/2019
Abstraction Expressionism and Pop Art: Revolutions in Painting
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Students will consider the choices artists make with regard to painting. They will focus on line, material, scale, and the artistic process; learn how to discuss, compare, and think critically about nonrepresentational, or abstract, paintings; think about the use of line in painting.

Subject:
Visual Arts
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
The Museum of Modern Art
Author:
MoMALearning
Date Added:
02/26/2019
Abstraction Expressionism and Pop Art: Transforming Everyday Objects
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Students will consider how and why artists use everyday objects as subject matter; consider the choices artists make when creating works of art, exploring subject matter and sources of inspiration, medium, and style; make connections between consumer culture and art; learn about the technique of screen-printing.

Subject:
Visual Arts
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
The Museum of Modern Art
Author:
MoMALearning
Date Added:
02/26/2019
Accountable Talk Introduction
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Students will participate in "cooperative conversation" and demonstrate understanding of why it is important in the everyday learning environment.

Subject:
Theater
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
BetterLesson
Author:
Kelli Smith
Date Added:
02/26/2019
Acting a Song
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In this lesson, students will demonstrate basic understand of acting for musicals by selecting lyrics to memorize and dividing it into moments.

Subject:
Theater
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
Brigham Young University
Author:
Brigham Young University's Theatre Education Database
Date Added:
02/26/2019
Acting to the Fourth Wall
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Students will demonstrate an understanding of “The Fourth Wall” principles by performing a content-less scene where they will visualize, and/or break, the Fourth Wall.

Subject:
Theater
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Provider:
Brigham Young University
Author:
Brigham Young University
Date Added:
02/26/2019
Adding Music to Oklahoma History
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Students will use the San Francisco Symphony's Kids website to choose music that supports the events and people associated with the history of Oklahoma, such as Native Americans explorers and exploration; Civil War; Trail of Tears; Land Run; and farmers, and ranchers. Students will write two or three sentences to explain and support their selection of music. In small groups, students will create a statue or tableau depicting one of the events. Students will perform a tableau for the class with their musical selection as a background.

Subject:
Music
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
San Francisco Symphony
Author:
Tammy Chapman
Date Added:
02/26/2019
Adinkra Cloth
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In this lesson, students learn about the culture of the Ashanti people and then create a model of West African Adinkra cloth.

Subject:
Arts Education
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Provider:
Crayola
Date Added:
06/14/2018
Admirable Armonica Admirers
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Students will discover how the love of music connected two important figures in world history: Benjamin Franklin, an American founding father, and Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, an Austrian composer. Additionally, students will begin to understand pitch, and how each note is calibrated to create its own unique sound.

Subject:
Music
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
San Francisco Symphony
Author:
Mary Alice Hillman
Date Added:
02/26/2019
Advanced Seventh Chords
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This lesson site moves into more advanced seventh chords, their construction and inversions. Audio and visual examples are given to reinforce instruction.

Subject:
Music
Material Type:
Interactive
Lesson
Student Guide
Provider:
musictheory.net
Author:
Ricci Adams
Date Added:
02/26/2019
Adventures in Tempo
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Students will discover the differences in musical tempo between fast and slow. Students will learn to use the
correct musical terms to describe the tempo of each piece. Students will use streamers and their bodies to
show at what tempo each piece is played.

Subject:
Music
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
San Francisco Symphony
Author:
Carmen Cobler
Date Added:
02/26/2019
Adventures in Treble Clef
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Students will discover how to read music notes in the treble clef and then will learn to perform simple songs on
xylophones, through reading the story Freddy the Frog and the Thump in the Night by Sharon Burch.

Subject:
Music
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
San Francisco Symphony
Author:
Carmen Cobler
Date Added:
02/26/2019
Africa: Small Sounds From a Big Country
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Using whisper songs from Burundi, Mbira melodies from Zimbabwe, and Pygmy music from the central rainforest students will employ combinations of singing, improvisation, and composition to experiment with styles of music and performance.

Subject:
Music
Material Type:
Unit of Study
Provider:
Core Knowledge Foundation
Author:
Tommy Reddicks
Date Added:
02/26/2019
Africa: Time, Society, and Music
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In this unit of instruction, students will develop an appreciation for the role of music in the social societies of the Kpelle people in Liberia, the Tuareg people from the Sahara, and the Anlo-Ewe people from Ghana through listening examples, storytelling, reenactments, and instrument making.

Subject:
Music
Material Type:
Unit of Study
Provider:
Core Knowledge
Author:
Tommy Reddick
Date Added:
02/26/2019
The African American Spiritual
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This six- lesson unit is designed to expose the learner to spirituals and to encourage their
understanding of the importance of spirituals to the African American community during slave
times and the Civil Rights Movement.

Subject:
Music
Material Type:
Unit of Study
Provider:
Core Knowledge Foundation
Author:
Pamela Griffith
Date Added:
02/26/2019