Lesson 2: The Listening River

Revisiting the stages of a river, children listen out for how different elements such as dynamics, pitch and tempo represent these different parts of a river

Learning Objectives

  • Identifying the dynamics in the piece

  • Expressing my opinion of the music and explain why

  • Identifying the mood of the music


Listening activity Lesson 2
Keywords worksheet
River landforms
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