Teaching k-2, my students are learning about the parts of the orchestra.
Using video clips to assist learning (and because no kindergartener focuses the last 10 days of school), I have been using orchestra clips, and videos.
Toot, Whistle, Plunk, and Boom was a 1953 disney film about the parts of the orchestra. It is memorable for the students because of the caveman that are quite silly to them.
Boom - representing percussion - things you hit, rattle, shake, strike. The children walked around for the rest of the day hitting their stomach and saying "boom", much like the caveman (Yes, the classroom teachers hate music day).
Using videos of the Dallas ...