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 minutes - Introduction to Sustainability Ethics. Earth Care, People Care, Fair shares. Visual aids and board to engage and explain. Circle discussion.
10 minutes - Practice rhythms using percussion instruments.
5 minutes - Listen to an earth based song for inspiration and have a dance!
10 minutes - Discussion on the theme of the song.
10 minutes - Go outside on a biomimicry nature scavenger hunt to gain inspiration for the song.
20 minutes - Write the lyrics to create a song from our new inspiration. Practice and sing the song together with instruments.
5 minutes - Circle time reflection.
Address The Sustainability Centre, Droxford Road, East Meon, Hampshire GU32 1HR