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Lesson One – Space Travel

This music teaching pack for Key Stage Two gets the children to discuss and respond to different pieces of music used to express ideas about space travel. The class can select special vocabulary that can be used to describe a piece of music on a specific theme

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to discuss and respond to different pieces of music used to express ideas about space travel

Learning Objectives

Explore and explain their own ideas and feelings about pieces of music. Discuss how time and place can influence the way music is created, performed and heard.

Learning Outcomes

I can record images and vocabulary suggested by pieces of music. I can describe music used to express ideas and objects.

Space Travel

Teaching sequence to help the children discuss and respond to different pieces of music used to express ideas about space travel

Planets

Display posters for whole class discussion to help the children select and describe sounds that might be heard on different planets

Planet Sounds

Template to help the children select and record illustrations and vocabulary to describe pieces of music reflecting different planets

Space Travel

Interactive activity to help the children discuss and respond to different pieces of music used to express ideas about space travel

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to discuss and respond to different pieces of music used to express ideas about space travel

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