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Musical Stories


Musical Stories : An Australian Music Resource for the Primary Classroom / Dr Joanna Drimatis.

  • 1 teacher's booklet (85 p.)
  • Published by Australian Music Centre — 2023
  • Purchase Price: $59.09 (Usually ships in 3-8 business days) — Add to Cart
  • Library Availability: This item is not available from the Australian Music Centre Library


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Australian Works Analysed in this Kit

 Peasant Prince (2009) by Katy Abbott
 Happiness Box (2013) by Bryony Marks

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This resource is to assist educators in accessing, understanding and teaching Australian music to students in the classroom environment. The resource is aimed for primary school students and can be incorporated in classroom programs from Years K-6. The content of this resource includes an introduction to the concept of musical stories, information and background to the focus works by Katy Abbott and Bryony Marks, lesson maps, worksheets and powerpoint slides. Each lesson map is focussed on key themes from the works and provides prompts to teach listening, performing and composition skills. It is intended for the material in this educational resource to align with topics and courses associated with the Australian National Curriculum, The Arts-Music F-10 (Version 8.4).​

ISBN: 978-0-909168-20-9

The storybooks The Peasant Prince and The Happiness Box are not included in this resource. Links to purchase the books are included within. 

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My Year 3 students have enjoyed exploring The Peasant Prince from Musical Stories. The activities were easy to extend or simplify to differentiate their learning. The students had fun too – the music really intrigued them. 

- Phillipa Knight, music teacher at Santa Sabina (NSW)

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