Teach Your Kids About … the Orchestra

Music comes in a variety of forms – including classical orchestral music. An orchestra consists of many different kinds of instruments using different methods to make noise. Here are some resources to help teach your kids about the orchestra.


Lesson Plans



Make Your Own Instruments

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This post is part of a challenge that will blog through the alphabet over 26 weeks – hosted by Ben And Me. This is letter O. Feel free to join in yourself, or see what other people are blogging about!

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2 thoughts on “Teach Your Kids About … the Orchestra”

  1. These are all great ideas. Though I admit I’m not a big fan of going to an orchestra concert, I do adore musicals. The orchestra plays as big a role from the pit as all the actors do up on stage combined — that makes them pretty darn important!

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