Teacher Resources

We have developed a lesson plan on Scheherazade and the music of Rimsky-Korsakov, featuring music education information and games, cross curricular activities on art, geography, and storytelling. The music education games are referenced to the National and State standards in Music Education, the learning concepts of the games are also described.

Download Lesson Plan for Scheherazade (PDF: 1143K/5 pages)
(Packet includes Standards in Scheherazade Music Games and Learning Concepts)

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