A Classroom Resources Activity Pack from Musical Contexts packed full of themed music activities with Halloween-themed inspiration.  


Suitable for the KS2/Primary and KS3/Secondary music classroom, Thriller! features a flexible, playable and accessible ensemble classroom performing arrangement of Michael Jackson's "Thriller", complete with supporting Audio & MIDI files, starting points, supporting PowerPoint Presentations and warm-ups, graphic scores and activities to support:

  • Playing: Singing and Performing

  • Creating: Composing and Improvising

  • Critical Engagement: Listening and Appraising.

Thriller! - Classroom Resources Activity Pack

  • Contents

    • Halloween Songs and Chants
    • Listening to a Halloween-inspired House Dance Music Track
    • Halloween Rhythms Activities
    • Danse Macabre - Listening and Composing
    • "The Haunted House" - Chant and Graphic Score"
    • "This is Halloween" by Danny Elfman (from the film 'The Nightmare Before Christmas') - Singing and Performing
    • "Thriller" by Michael Jackson - Vocal/Ensemble Performing arrangement for flexible ensemble
    • "In the Hall of the Mountain King" - Performing
    • Halloween and 'Spooky Poems and Chants' Starting Points and Warm-Ups