These Interactive Field Trips introduce 3rd-12th grade students to music and movement from Broadway musicals. Interactive Field Trips build students' speaking, listening, and critical thinking skills and are a fun and engaging experience for all ability levels.

Broadway Basics integrates Tennessee State Standards in Fine Arts with Tennessee State Standards in English Language Arts.

Tennessee Fine Arts State Standards

  • D.P1.B Select, analyze, and interpret artistic work for presentation/performance/production.
  • D.P2.A Develop and refine artistic techniques and work for performance.
  • D.P3.A Express meaning through the performance of artistic work.
  • D.R1.A Perceive and analyze artistic work.

Tennessee English Language Arts State Standards

  • L.KL.3 Apply knowledge of language to understand how language functions in different contexts, to make effective choices for meaning or style, and to comprehend more fully when reading or listening.
  • L.VAU.4 Determine or clarify the meaning of unknown and multiple-meaning words and phrases by using context clues, analyzing meaningful word parts, and consulting general and specialized reference materials, as appropriate.
  • RL.KID.2 Determine central ideas or themes of a text and analyze their development; summarize the key supporting details and ideas.
  • SL.CC.1 Prepare for and participate effectively in a range of conversations and collaborations with varied partners, building on others’ ideas, and expressing one’s own ideas clearly and persuasively.
  • SL.CC.3 Evaluate a speaker’s point of view, reasoning, and use of evidence and rhetoric.