Music Spotlight Lesson Plans

December 16, 2013

BrainPOP's Music spotlight highlights topics from Melody and Harmony to Reading Music and Elvis Presley. Lesson plans for these topics and more are all included in this Music spotlight lesson plan co...

One Man Band Music Game

January 28, 2013

Categories: Art GameUP Music
Visit the lesson ideas page to find resources for One Man Band, a free online music game....

Rhythm and Beats Lesson Plan: One Man Band Music Game

November 18, 2012

Categories: GameUP Lesson Plan Music
In this One Man Band game lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades K-5, students will use BrainPOP resources to explore the sounds made by various instruments, and use a free online music game to c...

Folk Music Lesson Plan: The Legend of John Henry

June 8, 2012

Categories: Lesson Plan Music
In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-5, students use BrainPOP resources to explore the legend of John Henry and make connections to folk music. Students will also explain how folk stor...

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Lesson Plan: Exploring Mozart’s Life and Works

June 7, 2012

Categories: Lesson Plan Music
In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-12, students use BrainPOP resources to explore key events in the life of Mozart. Students will rotate through three activities that help them analy...

Musical Genres and Instruments Lesson Plan: Learning and Making Music

August 19, 2011

Categories: Lesson Plan Music
In this musical genres lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades K-8, students use BrainPOP resources to conduct independent and/or collaborative research on a selected musical topic. Students will s...

Famous Artists and Musicians Lesson Plan: Who Inspires YOU?

August 14, 2011

In this artists and musicians lesson plan, which is adaptable for any grade level, students use BrainPOP or BrainPOP Jr. resources to explore the life and works of a self-selected musician or artist. ...