The Sorcerer’s Apprentice Musical Lesson, Worksheets & Activities

$4.95

Mickey Mouse (and Disney) made Paul Dukas’ Sorcerer’s Apprentice a children’s favorite in the movie Fantasia. This musical lesson plan delves into some of the history behind The Sorcerer’s Apprentice and teaches about the composer Paul Dukas and Goethe, author of the poem, Der Zauberlehrling (German – The Sorcerers Apprentice).

Lesson includes digital links to YouTube videos and free audio files. There are also several writing activities musical activities, theater (theatre) activities, dance activities and/or visual art activities to go along with the packet. This is the perfect lesson and activity for elementary school children and teachers.

This is the perfect lesson and activity for elementary school children and teachers. The the entire piece is about 9-10 minutes long and the lesson could take about 30 minutes. Depending on the activity or activities you choose they could take 15+ minutes to complete.

Description

Packet Includes:

  • Lesson about The Sorcerer’s Apprentice by Paul Dukas
  • The Sorcerer’s Apprentice poem by Goethe (Der Zauberlehrling)
  • Digital links to YouTube videos
  • History of Paul Dukas
  • History of Johann von Goethe
  • Vocabulary
  • Several writing, art, drama, music and dance activities
  • Images & posters – great for a bulletin board

 

Worksheets & Printables:

  • Listen to The Sorcerer’s Apprentice worksheet
  • Sorcerer’s Apprentice Vocabulary Matching worksheet
  • Sorcerer’s Apprentice Art worksheet
  • Magical Sorcerer’s Hat worksheet
  • If I Were a Wizard… worksheet
  • Sorcerer Poem worksheet
  • Sorcerer’s Apprentice Coloring worksheet
  • Sorcerer’s Apprentice Puppets

 

This is the perfect lesson and activity for elementary school children and teachers. The the entire piece is about 9-10 minutes long and the lesson could take about 30 minutes. Depending on the activity or activities you choose they could take 15+ minutes to complete. Sharing the activities and printable worksheets with your students will also add to the learning experience.