This Our Story: Duke Ellington and Jazz lesson plan also includes:
Get parents or guardians into the swing of things with a jazzy homework assignment. A detailed six-page guide provides before, during, and after reading suggestions for Duke Ellington: The Piano Prince and His Orchestra, Andrea Davis Pinkney's illustrated children's book about the famous musician.
- Requires a copy of Andrea Davis Pinkney's Duke Ellington: The Piano Prince and His Orchestra
- Includes links to a classical version of Tchaikovsky's "The Waltz of the Flowers" from The Nutcracker Suite and Duke Ellington's jazz version of the score