Don Giovanni

Resource Materials

Welcome to San Francisco Opera's Don Giovanni Education website!  We are providing you with a vast amount of Resource Materials and a list of Curriculum Connections, which are organized by content area and will continue to be updated. You now have access to plenty of ideas for how to connect the dress rehearsal of Don Giovanni to your curriculum – for multiple learning goals of Grade 5 through 12 students. We hope that you and your students enjoy the experience of opera in your classroom!

We are interested to hear how you have chosen to implement these materials with your class. Please contact us to share ideas, as well as if you have any questions or suggestions, by email at education@sfopera.com.  Enjoy!



Key:  = English/Language Arts; = Mathematics; = Science; = History/Social Studies; = Visual and Performing Arts; = Career Technical Education; = Foreign Language


Resource Materials

About the Opera - English Social Studies Visual Arts 

Biographies -    

Art, Belief and Culture -   

Government -   

Mathematics, Economics, Science and Technology -  

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Media, Visuals and Audio -  

Resources: Books, Media and Internet -    

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San Francisco Opera Education would like to thank the wonderful contributors of ideas, content and design elements for the Don Giovanni Resource Materials and Curriculum Connections - they are: Richard Laufman, Yick Wo Alternative School, San Francisco; Randy Heilbrunn, SFO Volunteer; Lisa Edsall Giglio, SFO Teaching Artist; Elizabeth Broderson, ACT; Andi Wong, Independent Consultant, Visualworks; and Bruce Lamott, Director of the Philharmonia Chorale and a member of the faculties of University High School and San Francisco Conservatory of Music.   

For more information contact our Education Department at education@sfopera.com or 415-551-6296.