This is a fun activity I use on the first day of Middle School General Music!I play 15 different short listening examples - I personally use a playlist from my iTunes, but you could use a CD, youtube, etc.Students listen to the short clip and then choose which style it fits in best.
Movie Music Composition Project. Great way to get upper elementary and middle school students creating, analyzing, selecting etc. Includes lessons for composing their own film soundtrack, adding their own sound effects, and studying John Williams and a foley artist as well.
Jazz up your middle school music curriculum with this 26 page bundle of Jazz music worksheets, activities, assessments, and a unit test! This unit is meant to accompany the film "The Story of Jazz" directed Matthew Seig which can be found on YouTube.
Music for Film for Middle School music ♫ This resource is a 22 page PDF file with information about the purpose of music in films, links to videos, as well as written response activities for students ♫ Print off the students response pages individually or combine to create a student workbook. ♫ CLICK through to read more or save for later! ♫