Lesson 3: Story Sound Effects

In this lesson, pupils watch a soundless animation, map its narrative on a story mountain, then create appropriate sound effects

Learning Objectives

  • Creating a composition based on a story
  • Using key musical vocabulary to label my composition
  • Adjusting the dynamics of my piece


Story Mountain
Image Specialists 13
Created by:
Laura Barr,  
Music specialist
In her 14 year teaching career Laura assumed the role of Music Lead, and was Head of Music in a large secondary school. Laura has a passion for working with children with a disadvantaged background, either through deprivation or disability,…
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