Classics for Kids : About
Airs Saturdays at 8 am on WQXR.
Naomi Lewin brings classical music's great composers to life through music and stories.
Visit the Classics For Kids website to listen to the programs online, for episode information and fun games and trivia about each week's episode.
In the classroom, classical music can be an exciting tool. The Classics for Kids® lesson plans and teaching resources give teachers practical, effective plans and activities that use classical music to help children learn. and meet national and state standards. They are based on National Standards for the Arts and state Academic Content Standards for Music, as well as on Theory of Multiple Intelligences. The materials also incorporate various philosophies, including those of Orff, Dalcrose, and Kodaly.