Resources For Teachers

The Fort Worth Symphony performs in targeted local schools, as well as schools throughout all of North Texas. These educational and engaging concerts teach students about symphonic music and are integrated with the core curriculum in unique ways. In addition, the Orchestra provides study guides for teachers to prepare their students for the performance.
Kinderconcerts (Ages 3-6)
Aesop's Fables
Aesop's Fables Study Guide
Discover three of Aesop's fables – The Lion and the Mouse, The Boy Who Cried Wolf, and The Tortoise and the Hare – and learn about the important lessons they teach us!
Young Persons’ Concerts (Ages 7-13)
Visions of America
Visions of America Study Guide | Visions of America Playlist
Discover how composers interpret the American landscape and people through music.
Early Elementary (K-2)
Nature & Animals
Nature & Animals Study Guide | Nature & Animals Playlist
Learn about the cycle of the four seasons and discover how composers use music to create the sounds of nature, from a stormy summer day to the falling snow in winter!
Late Elementary through Middle School (3-8)
Musical Math
Musical Math Study Guide | Musical Math Playlist
Hear how the music adds up as we explore tempo, meter, note values and time signatures and their relationship to mathematics!