Lesson 1: Telling Stories Through Music

After listening to a famous piece of music, children start to consider the story it tells, moving and acting to convey its meaning

Learning Objectives

  • Picturing a story from a piece of music

  • Using musical vocabulary to describe music

  • Expressing an opinion about music

  • Recognising and describing changes in music

Lesson Plan

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Telling Stories Through Music

Created by:
Laura Barr,  
Music specialist
In her 14 year teaching career, Laura assumed the roleA particular job you do as part of a larger task. of Music Lead, and was Head of Music in a large secondary school. Laura has a passion for working with…
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