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Lesson Plans - Music

Listening to music

This lesson aims to explain how deaf people can hear music.
1 For the first task you will need a balloon and music player. Blow up the balloon and get the kids to hold
it in front of the music. They will be able to feel the vibrations of the music. Vary the songs, playing fast and

Folk Music

Concentrate on learning more about the folk music composers in Early American History.
Patriotic Music is our first one.

Musical Vocabulary Links

Two basic memory techniques are association (linking new learning to previous knowledge) and repetition.

Pictures say a 1000 words

To illustrate a patriot song through a student created art slide show for a patriotic holiday event

“America the Beautiful” Using Music and Art to Develop Vocabulary

This lesson uses music and art in a vocabulary study of unfamiliar words from the song “America the Beautiful,” increasing students’ vocabulary while also increasing their knowledge of U.S. geography.