OSAGE BALLET - THEN & NOW
Tallchiefs: Osage Ballet LegendsGrades 3-12 Language Arts Social Studies Reading & Writing Fine Arts - Music & Art
Students learn basic ballet terms and read summary biographies trace prominent careers of Maria & Marjorie Tallchief, prima ballerinas of Osage descent; and their many honors including being two of five famed “Oklahoma Indian Ballerinas.”
- Tallchiefs: Osage Ballet Legends Fact Sheet
- Tallchiefs: Osage Ballet Legends Review Qs
- Tallchiefs: Osage Ballet Legends Review Qs KEY
Osage Ballet Today - Wahzhazhe: An Osage BalletGrades 3-12 Language Arts Social Studies Reading & Writing Fine Arts - Music & Art
Students read and respond to questions on who, what, why, where and how of the Osage Ballet production and music, making connection to the Tallchief sisters. They respond to video clips of the ballet and music, and the read “The Story” - a summary of Osage History and the ballet itself, and summarize two scenes they find most interesting.