Standards & Curriculum Connections

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A Christmas Carol

Virtual In-School Tour | Mark Cabus
NOV–DEC 2020
Recommended for Grades 7-12

Quick-Look Connections – Characterization, Historical Literature, Social Awareness, Relationship Skills, Self-Awareness, Economics and Civics, Theatrical Presentation

English Language Arts Standards– R.KID.3 / R.CS.4 / R.CS.5 / R.CS.6 / R.IKI.7 / R.IKI.9

Theatre Standards – 7-HS.T.Cr1.C / 7-HS. T.Cr2.B / 7-HS.T.R1-3 / 7-HS.T.Cn1-2

Economics Standards – E.4 / E.9 / E.20 / E.31

Fisk Jubilee Singers®

FEB 17, 2021
Recommended for Grades 5-12

Quick-Look Connections – TN and US History, Fisk University and the Fisk Jubilee Singers®, Character Education

Music Standards – 5-HS.GM.R3.A / 5-HS.GM.Cn1.A / 5-HS.GM.Cn2.A / 6-HS.VM.R2 / 6-HS.VM.Cn2

Social Studies Standards – 5.1 / 5.20 / 8.71 / 9-12.AAH.25

The Henry Ford’s Innovation Nation – Live!

Griffin Theatre Company
FEB 22-26, 2021
Recommended for Grades 4-6

Quick-Look Connections – Problem Solving, Innovation and Invention, Technology, Engineering, Social Change, Perseverance, Collaboration, Women’s Suffrage, Henry Ford, Rosa Parks, Wright Brothers, George Washington Carver, Thomas Edison, Katherine Stinson, Bessie Coleman

ELA Standards – 4-6.W.RBPK.7

Social Studies Standards -4-6.SSP.04-05  / 4.10 / 4.20 / 4.37 / 5.01 / 5.05 / 5.06 / 5.09 / 5.24 / 5.47 / 6.03 / 6.57

Standards for Mathematical Practice – MP.1

Science Standards – 4.ESS3.2  / 4.ETS1.1 / 4.ETS2.2-3  / 5.PS2.1 / 5.ETS1.1 / 5.ETS1.3 / 5.ETS2.2-3 / 6.LS4.2 / 6.ESS3.1 / 6.ETS1.2

It's Just Rocket Science

Doktor Kaboom!
MAR 8-12, 2021
Recommended for Grades 5-8

Quick-Look Connections – Character Education, Safety, STEAM concepts, Scientific Method and Inquiry, Physical Science, Earth and Space Science, Leadership, Theatrical Presentation

Science Standards – 5.PS1.1-4 / 5.PS2.1-5 / 5-6.ETS1.1-3 / 6.PS3.1-4 / 8.PS2.1-5 / 8.PS4.2

Theatre Standards – 5-8.T.P3.A / 5-8.R1.A / 5-8.T.R2.B / 5-8.T.R3.C / 5-8.T.Cn1.A

Rigoletto

Invited Dress Rehearsal | Nashville Opera
APR 6, 2021
Recommended for Grades 9-12

Quick-Look Connections – Relationships and Conflict, Dramatic Opera, Theatrical Presentation, Italian Language

Music Standards – HS.GM.R1.A-B / HS.GM.R2.A-B / HS.GM.Cn2.A / HS.IM.R2 / HS.IM.Cn1-2 / HS.VM.Cn2

Theatre Standards – HS.T.R1.A-B / HS.T.R2.B / HS.T.Cn1.A-B / HS.T.Cn2.A-B

Modern Languages Standards – 2 / 3 / 5

English Language Arts Standards – 9-12.L.KL.3 / 9-12.RL.IKI.6 / 9-12.RL.IKI.9

All performances and details are subject to change.