Movie Trailer for the The Landfillharmonic, a documentary about the recycled orchestra.
60 minutes story about the real life Recycled Orchestra of Cateura
DOWNLOAD the free, nine-page curriculum guide here. It has all sorts of information, activities, discussion questions, a photo of the kids in the orchestra, and additional resources on the web
Book trailer to create a buzz before you read the book or inspiration to get students to make their own book trailers
YouTube Read Aloud - in case you cannot get your hands on the paper copy of this book
Learn more about the author on her website.
Learn about the country of Paraguay using our district subscribed database.
Extend the learning into science with this National Geographic Video that explains the science of sound.
Make games, stories and interactive art with Scratch. (scratch.mit.edu)
Have students create their own recycled instruments. Links to 42 possible homemade instrument projects.
Ada's violin was selected on Adrienne Gear’s Top Picture Books for Reading Power for 2016 as a excellent book to use with the transform reading/comprehension strategy. This link provides links to printable pdf Blackline masters for transform reading power.
Tellagami® is a mobile app that lets you create and share a quick animated Gami video. Another way for students to share their responses to the reading