Les Miserables is a French Novel that turned into one of the longest running musicals of all time. If you have ever seen it or heard the music, I am sure you have been moved to tears. There is so much depth to the story, including history of that time period that it can make a great learning Read More
Resources for Homeschooling with Musicals
What better way to stir curiosity in history, geography, literature, and music than with the breathtaking performances in musicals such as The Sound of Music, Hamilton, the Phantom of the Opera, and Les Miserables? These Resources for Homeschooling with Musicals can help you combine all these subjects and more.
The first musical that I ever saw was a VHS tape of The Phantom of the Opera when I was in the 8th grade. It was in a musical class in the private school I attended. I remember listening to the entire soundtrack, discussing the story line, then watching the musical. It has since Read More
My daughters absolutely love musicals, and singing, and dancing. We hear a lot of soundtracks in our house. It can be annoying, but it is also pretty amazing. I love the stories that musicals can tell, and the many lessons that can be learned from seeing or listening to them. Hamilton is one of Read More
I grew up watching The Sound of Music every year around Thanksgiving time on live television. This was before the days of streaming services, and waiting for it to come on each year was something we always looked forward to doing as a family. My son never cared for musical type of movies, Read More
Do you have children that love Broadway musicals? Maybe you are the musical fan in your house and you are looking for ways to incorporate musicals into your homeschool? I never considered myself a musical mom, my husband and I have no musical talent, and I don't really know how to teach Read More