I start by telling the students the Nutcracker story and playing key pieces of music. There are several good books out there, but I like telling the story myself with the help of the drawings from a coloring book. We focus on two pieces: March and Dance of the Sugarplum Fairy.
Book / CD Combos
- Sugar Plum Fairy
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- PDF includes:
- Lesson ideas
- “March” Listening Map
- “Sugar Plum Fairy” Listening Map
- Nutcracker Assessment
- Nutcracker Character Cards
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