Peter and the Wolf: Lesson and Activity

Join ASI Teacher, Sophie, and learn about the famous symphony Peter and the Wolf by Sergei Prokofiev to learn about different sections and instruments within classical symphonic orchestras. How can we connect the sounds they make to the sounds of different animals? At the end of the lesson, we have …

Make Your Own Musical Heartbeats

Join ASI Teacher, Sophie, and learn about the concept of rhythm and tempo, how it applies to music, and how we can represent our own heartbeats using musical terminology and annotation. Print out the handouts below to follow along with the instructional video. https://youtu.be/JqxYGHbc0ZU Click here to download the Musical …

Try This Family Finger Puppet Handout

This finger puppet handout is part of a lesson inspired by the popular children’s nursery rhyme, “The Family Finger Song”.  The template for making these finger puppets requires only scissors, a drawing utensil, and tape.  Follow along with our Youtube tutorial for instructions on how to make your own family …

Shissler Lesson Plans

Shissler Recreation Center Preschool Ceramics Class Teachers: Sarah Gregory and Ellen Scolnic ASI Spring 2016 Time: Thursdays, 9am-11am Dates:  January 28-April 14 2016. Students: 21 These lessons are intended to reinforce the shape/color curriculum being covered at the preschool sites. Students will learn to identify shapes, colors, fruits, and vegetables, …