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Walk Together Children: The 150th Anniversary of the Fisk Jubilee Singers®

Recommended for Grades 5-12

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

Classroom Connections – TN and US History, Fisk University and the Fisk Jubilee Singers®, Character Education

 

Ayiti: Stories and Songs from Haiti with Inez Barlatier

Recommended for Grades K-4

Music Standards – K-4.GM.P1.A-C / K-4.GM.P3.A-B / K-4.GM.P3.D / K-4.GM.R.3.A / K-4.GM.Cn2.A
Social Studies Standards – K-2.01-02 / 1-2.03 / 2.12 / 2.18 / 3.06-08
English Language Arts Standards – K-4.RL.KID.2
Dance Standards – K-1.D.P1.B / K-4.D.P1.C / K-3.D.Cr1.A / K-4.D.R1.B / K-4.D.Cn2.A

Classroom Connections – Haitian culture, Storytelling, Personal Identity, Community, Instrumental and Vocal Music, Languages and Dialects, Rhythm, Dance, World History

 

 

Look Out! Science is Coming!

Recommended for Grades 3-7 

Science Standards – 3.PS1.1-3/ 3-4.PS3.1 / 4.PS3.2-3 / 5.PS1.1-4 / 5.PS2.3-5 / 5.ETS1.3 / 5.ETS2.2-3 / 6.PS3.1-4 / 7.PS1.3-4
Theatre Standards – 5-7.T.P3.A / 3-7.R1.A / 3-7.T.R2.B / 3-7.T.R3.C / 3-7.T.Cn1.A

Classroom Connections – Character Education, Safety, STEAM concepts, Scientific Method and Inquiry, Physical Science, Gravity, Chemical Reactions, Air Pressure, Leadership, Theatrical Presentation

 

 

A Christmas Carol

Recommended for Grades 7-12

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

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

Diary of a Wombat

Recommended for Grades PreK-3

Science – K.ESS3.1 / 2.LS1.1-3 / 1-3.LS2 / 3.LS.4
Social Studies Standards – K.2 / K-1.21 / K.23-25 / 1.29 / 2.9 / 2.26 / 2.34 / 3.8 / 3.13 / 3.25
Theatre Standards – K-3.T.R1.A / K-3.T.R2.A-B / 1-3.T.R3.C / K-3.T.Cn1.A
English Language Arts Standards – K-3.RL.KID.1 / K-3.RL.KID.3 / K-3.RL.CS.6 / K-3.RL.IKI.7 / K-3.RL.IKI.9

Classroom Connections – Animal Behavior and Habitat, Storytelling, Theatre, Instrumental Music, Biodiversity and Change, Ecosystems, Supply and Demand, Responsible Decision Making and Behavior

Fisk Jubilee Singers®

Recommended for Grades 5-12

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

Classroom Connections – TN and US History, Fisk University and the Fisk Jubilee Singers®, Character Education

The Henry Ford’s Innovation Nation – LIVE!

Recommended for Grades 4-7

English Language Arts Standards – 4-7.W.RBPK.7
Social Studies Standards – 4-7.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 / 7.51 / 7.52
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

Classroom 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

A Raisin in the Sun

Recommended for Grades 9-12

English Language Arts – 9-12.L.KL.3 / 9-12.RL.KID.3 / 9-12.RL.CS.5-6 / 9-12.RL.IKI.7 / 9-12.RL.IKI.9
Theatre Standards – HS1-4.T.R1.A-B / HS1-4.T.R2.B-C / HS1-4.T.R3.A-C / HS1-4.T.Cn1.A-B / HS1-4.T.Cn2.A
Social Studies Standards – SSP.05 / AAH.41 / CI.O3 / CI.22 / CI.23 / S.12 / S.29-30

Classroom Connections – Theatrical Presentation, Classic Literature, Identity, Discrimination, Family Relationships

Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus! (The Musical!)

Recommended for Grades PreK-3

Theatre Standards – K-3.T.R1.A / K-3.T.R2.A-B / 1-3.T.R3.C / K-3.T.Cn1.A
English Language Arts Standards – K-3.RL.KID.2-3 / K-3.RL.CS.6 / K-4.RL.IKI.7-9

Classroom Connections – Musical Theatre, Puppetry, Children’s Literature, Self-Identity, Problem-Solving, Careers and Community Roles

Kattam and his Tam-Tams

Recommended for Grades K-3

Music Standards – K-3.GM.P1.A-C / K-3.GM.Cr1.A-B / K-3.GM.R3.A
Social Studies Standards – K-2.01-03 / K.08 / 2.12 /3.01 / 3.06-08

Classroom Connections – Social Awareness, Multicultural Music and Instruments, Foreign Language

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