Create a "fakebook" page for a character...my students have done this, but I never could find a good template! They just created it on a piece of posterboard, but this would be great to give them a better idea of the layout. This would be cute for an activity on composers.
Composer Research Activities You will find this a great resource to have because it can be used in so many ways: -a class research task, -set as an assignment, -homework or -left as a sub lesson when you are away.
When Williams first demonstrated his idea to Spielberg, playing just the two notes on a piano, Spielberg was said to have laughed, thinking that it was a joke. Spielberg later said that without Williams's score the film would have been only half as successful, and according to Williams it jumpstarted his career. There are various interpretations of the meaning and effectiveness of the primary music theme, which is widely described as one of the most recognizable cinematic themes of all time.
Mozart Unit: Biography, Creative Writing, Word Problems, Sequence, Connect Dots
This Mozart Unit is chock full of ideas for your 2nd-4th graders!
Prokofievs Composer of the Month Kit April, but could be used for other months. 2 worksheets included.