Lesson Plan

Musical Images in My Mind

What’s so special about a group of musicians working together? Students will love learning about the orchestra as they create their own unique piece of art!
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Learning Objectives

Students will be able to use music to inform the creation of a piece of art.


(5 minutes)
  • Ask students to think about their favorite song.
  • Lead a short discussion on how music makes us feel when we listen to it.
  • Say, “There are many different kinds of music. Today we are going to learn about a group of musicians who play many different instruments that work together to create one piece of music. This group is called an orchestra.”