Lesson Content: Part 1


There are 6 exercises to complete during Lesson 12 – Part 1.

  • Before the lesson:
    • Scroll down the page to view information about each exercise
    • Ensure you have read through the preparation guide to this lesson
  • During the lesson:
    • Press ‘open slideshow’ in the top right corner of the page to display and play lesson resources to the class.
    • Download & print the lesson content information at the bottom of this page to reference during class

Lesson Content + Exercise Information:

1. Discussion: The future: Discussion:

  1. What will you want to be when you grow up?
    1. (Have the children discuss their future hopes and dreams)
  2. If you could go anywhere where would it be?

(Have a map of the world behind you/you can even prompt children to think about other planets that they would want to go to [ties in with being astronauts].



2. Recap:
  1. Recap:
    1. Who did we last meet?
      1. What was his name?
      2. What does he do?

Repeat conductor actions from previous lesson (using arms) – Playing the chorus music.

3. Story:
  1. Read page 36 of the story

(Last page)

Page 36
4. Discussion: Discuss:

  1. Where do you think they will be going on their new adventure?

What kind of music do you think they will be playing?

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5. Untuned Instruments: Untuned Instruments:

  1. Ask the children what song the orchestra will be playing on their next adventure?
    1. (they can name any song or rhyme they know)

Select a song with the children and ask them to play the tune with the instruments – Adult being the conductor.

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6. Arts and Design Activity:
  1. Expressive Arts and Design (optional):
    1. Hand out A4 piece of paper
    2. Range of materials

Have the children create pictures of what they want to be when they grow up.


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