In this session pupils will learn about the basic principles of Sustainability through the wonderful medium of song and music. They will experiment with rhythms, use different percussion instruments and listen to an earth based song with themes to discuss. They will go on a biomimicry nature scavenger hunt to gain inspiration for lyrics to their own song! Collectively they will write and song and perform it with music!
15 mins Intro to Sustainability Ethics. Earth Care, People Care, Fair shares. Visual aids and board to engage and explain. Circle discussion.
10 mins Practice rhythms using percussion instruments
5 mins Listen to an earth based song for inspiration and have a dance!
10 mins Discussion on the theme of the song
10 mins Go outside on a biomimicry nature scavenger hunt to gain inspiration for the song.
20 mins Write the lyrics to create a song from our new inspiration.
Practice and sing the song together with instruments.
5 mins Circle time reflection.