An intergalactic adventure to save Planet Earth!
For Primary 5 to 7
The Last Aliens is a great opportunity for Second Level pupils to engage with climate change as Scotland prepares to host the 26th UN Climate Change Conference – an event of worldwide significance.
This digital version of our ever-popular Primary Schools Tour gives teachers all the tools they need to do it themselves. Whether trying it for the first time, or a regular host, you will find a funny, engaging and relevant story with five fantastic songs to learn. We provide a set of lesson plans, audio guides and demonstration films to teach music and movement, along with ideas for making props and costumes – everything teachers need to guide pupils through The Last Aliens.
Full resources available to download 19 April
The resources are divided into three parts, covering three different topics – Watch the Earth, Explore the Science and Understand the Opera.
Part 1 includes video and audio guides to learn the music and movement for Songs 1 and 2, plus activities including safe internet use, sound vibrations and listening.
Part 2 includes the guides for Songs 3 and 4, plus activities including recycling, basic electrics and rhythm.
Part 3 includes the guides for Song 5, plus activities including self-analysis, exploring shape nets, group working and empathy, and instructions for making fun props and costumes.
All resources will be available to download on Monday 19 April and will be available to use FREE of charge until the end of 2021.
Supported by The Mickel Fund, Harbinson’s Charitable Trust, The Hayward Sanderson Trust and Scottish Opera's Education Angels.
With thanks to the Educational Institute of Scotland for a donation towards the cost of The Last Aliens
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