Song Of The Skies & Holidays
Cross-Curricular Projects

IMPORTANT MESSAGE: We do actually need to stop flying - have a look at our Climate Change Resources to find out more.

The following lesson ideas are suitable for Primary School and Elementary School children. They include singing, animation, poetry analysis and writing, music analysis, instrument making, art projects and play ideas.

The lessons ideas are based around six animations and songs, which the children can watch and learn to sing. The songs can be accompanied by the animations, a CD of synthesised sounds (available here), or a chamber orchestra (parts available here).

The poetry in the animations is written by school children about travelling to and from the UK (Birmingham, Elmdon, Scotland), Italy (Milan, Rome), Spain (Barcelona, Madrid) France (Paris, Lyon) and Germany (Munich and Frankfurt).

You can watch all six animations in one video here, or watch them separately as part of six separate lessons below.



Six lesson plans for Songs of the Skies & Holidays

1. Lift your eyes up to the skies


2. We are flying out to Elmdon


3. Ghazal of Italy - Milan and Rome

4. In Barcelona

5. Où est Lyon?

6. Questioning the Clouds



Home>Primary & Elementary>Songs of the Skies
Home>Cross-Curricular>Songs of the Skies

New! Comments

Have your say about what you just read! Leave me a comment in the box below.



www.musiceducationwhiz.com