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In this lesson, students will listen to music from the opera “Hansel and Gretel.” They will discern tempo, dynamics and timbre. Students will also create and sing their own opera using some basic elements of music (timbre, articulation, mood, tempo, dynamics). Contains versions appropriate for both younger and older groups. Best suited for children in grades K-3. 


Includes: Lesson plan with National Standards

                   A Glimpse of an Opera Activity

                   Wheel of Opera Activity*


*Requires Powerpoint software.


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Lesson: Performing In An Opera

  • Zip file containing 2 PDF files and 1 PPTX file

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