In these lessons, students will understand how animals, music, and art move. 

Nature: Students understand that animals can move to find suitable habitat. Some animals travel far, and some stay close to home. Students will recognize that there are perils along journey for many animals. 

Music: Composers use many techniques to move music forward. Learn about rhythm, line, and melody to discover how a piece of music can be like a bird in a nest or a bird flying.

Art: Discover how artists create action and movement in art focusing on animals, learn about the different types of “active” lines. Create an animal themed painting utilizing “active” line making and movement.

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The Navigator
Kristen Cliffel (bluebird)

Thomas Cornell

Mallards Descending
Benson Bond Moore