There are 4 suggested activities below for the teacher to complete in order to prepare for teaching  ‘lesson content’ for lesson 12 – Part 1.

Instructions: Music Clips: Pictures/videos:
1. Discussion: The Future:

Prepare for a discussion on ‘The Future’.

  • Prepare questions to prompt the children to share information about their hopes for the future and what they want to be when they grow up.
  • You may wish to prompt answers by asking certain questions e.g.What do we want to be when we grow up? 
2. Read the Story:

Read the whole storybook to recap the story and all the different instruments, symbols and characters discovered so far

Play the sound file in the next column to become familiar with how our narrated story matches the tone of the music 




Pages for this lesson: Final page


Page 36

3. Resources to bring to the lesson:

  • Percussion (untuned) instruments – one for each child
  • A4 piece of paper
  • glue
  • range of materials
  • props, dressing up clothes
4. Run through:

The lesson aims & objectives (found when you first click on Lesson 12)

The ‘lesson content’  tab, where you will find exercises for this lesson:

  • Ensure you can do all of the exercises.
  • Read through the ‘lesson content’ repeatedly before teaching it in order to be prepared.
  • Play the slideshow (open slideshow button on top corner of page in lesson content’ that will be displayed during the class
  • Download and print the lesson activity sheets at the bottom of the page in ‘lesson content’ – practice explaining the activities as you play the slideshow (see point above)
  • Plan your own answers to the questions you will ask the children to prompt them and retain focus.

The assessment & homework’ tasks for this lesson

The ‘background information’ tab, where teacher can find further information about the lesson, the story, and the music.