Author:
Utah Lesson Plans
Subject:
Music, Health Education
Material Type:
Activity/Lab, Game, Lesson, Lesson Plan
Level:
Preschool
Tags:
  • Fine Arts
  • Health
  • Music
  • Premedia - Me
  • september22
    License:
    Creative Commons Attribution
    Language:
    English
    Media Formats:
    Text/HTML

    Expressions Through Music - Jack and the Beanstock

    Expressions Through Music - Jack and the Beanstock

    Overview

    Watch the linked video and ask your child(ren) to hold up a card to show how they are feeling when they hear a specific piece of music.

    Summary

    Watch the video (linked in materials section) and ask your child(ren) to hold up a card to show how they are feeling when they hear a specific piece of music.

    You can extend this activity by allowing your child(ren) to play a musical instrument such as a drum, piano, or xylophone to demonstrate different emotions through music. You can also play different pieces of music and ask students to draw a picture about how it makes them feel.  

    Background for Teachers/Parents

    Being able to recognize emotions may be difficult for some children. 

    Intended Learning Outcomes

    Children will hold up the correct emotion card while listening to the music presented in the video. 

    Time Frame & Group Size

    Time Frame:10 minutes

    Group Size: Any

    Standards

    Main Standards
    FA 3 & 4 yr.3.3

    Additional Core Standards
    FA 3 & 4 yr.3.4
    HE 3 & 4 yr.3.1