Bach Festival Society of Winter Park: FreshStARTs
FreshStARTs offers interdisciplinary educational and artistic experiences for students by sending live, curriculum-based performances into schools.
Teachers can choose from a selection of programs that present an exciting and fun approach to supplement their traditional classroom curriculum.
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In-School Program: Native Americans and the Voices of Nature (Grades 3–8)
Deer claw rattles, native flutes and communal drums draw students into the Native American experience of nature. Every creature has a voice and each voice has a place of honor. Using a talking stick, the artist helps students move from curiosity in the Native American instruments and culture to finding their own voices. The artist encourages students to build upon new...
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Availability: Year-round/school days, school events, and summer programs. Date to be mutually determined by artist and presenting school.
Time to be mutually determined by artist and presenting school.
Materials needed: Large room, Microphone if more than 100 students.
Standards & Benchmarks
ARTS EDUCATION ACCESS FUND
Orange County Public Schools
Voices of Nature and Native Americans Lesson PlansVoices-of-Nature-and-Native-Americans-Lesson-Plans.pdf
SS.A.3.2 Students understand parts of US history related to Native Americans
MU.3.H.1 Through study in the arts, we learn about and honor others and the worlds in which they live(d)
SS.A. 4-5-2 Students understand the Native Americans place in Florida history and culture
- Students will be able to discuss the role music plays in helping us to understand the culture and lives of others
- Students will be able to identify flutes and retell the stories about them