Lesson 2: The Snow Queen

Focusing on the story of The Snow Queen, children analyse how music can convey different moods or aspects of the narrative

Learning Objectives

  • Explaining how music is used to support the story

  • Using musical and instrumental vocabulary to describe a piece of music

  • Recognising different orchestral instruments


Snowman storyboard
Snowman storyboard cheatsheet
Instruments of the orchestra flashcards
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Elizabeth Stafford,  
Music specialist
After a brief spell as an opera singer, Liz embarked on a 20 year careerA job or occupation in one area of work that is undertaken for a long period of time…. in music education; teaching at early years, primary…
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