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Lesson Plans Nov 27 - Dec 1

 

Names of Lines and Spaces on treble cleff staff.

Basic terms: staff, treble clef, bass clef

 

Begin review/teaching 10 elements of music:  melody, rhythm, beat, tempo, dynamics, pitch, form, harmony, texture, and timbre.

 

5th grade receive recorders

4th grade use interactive website/smartboard

 

 

Lesson Plans Nov. 14-17

 

Names of Lines and Spaces on treble cleff staff.

Basic terms: staff, treble clef, bass clef

 

Begin review/teaching 10 elements of music:  melody, rhythm, beat, tempo, dynamics, pitch, form, harmony, texture, and timbre.

 

5th grade receive recorders

4th grade use interactive website/smartboard

 

 

Lesson Plans Nov. 6 - 10

 

Names of Lines and Spaces on treble cleff staff.

Basic terms: staff, treble clef, bass clef

 

Begin review/teaching 10 elements of music:  melody, rhythm, beat, tempo, dynamics, pitch, form, harmony, texture, and timbre.

 

5th grade receive recorders

4th grade use interactive website/smartboard

 

 

Lesson Plans Oct. 30 - Nov. 3

 

Names of Lines and Spaces on treble cleff staff.

Basic terms: staff, treble clef, bass clef

 

Begin review/teaching 10 elements of music:  melody, rhythm, beat, tempo, dynamics, pitch, form, harmony, texture, and timbre.

 

5th grade receive recorders

4th grade use interactive website/smartboard

 

 

Lesson Plans Oct. 23 - 27

 

Names of Lines and Spaces on treble cleff staff.

Basic terms: staff, treble clef, bass clef

 

Begin review/teaching 10 elements of music:  melody, rhythm, beat, tempo, dynamics, pitch, form, harmony, texture, and timbre.

 

5th grade receive recorders

4th grade use interactive website/smartboard

 

 

Lesson Plans Oct. 16-18

 

Names of Lines and Spaces on treble cleff staff.

Basic terms: staff, treble clef, bass clef

 

Begin review/teaching 10 elements of music:  melody, rhythm, beat, tempo, dynamics, pitch, form, harmony, texture, and timbre.

 

5th grade receive recorders

4th grade use interactive website/smartboard

 

 

PASS: 1:1, 1:2, 1:3

Quad A & B

 

 

 

 

Lesson Plans Oct. 9-13

 

Names of Lines and Spaces on treble cleff staff.

Basic terms: staff, treble clef, bass clef

 

Begin review/teaching 10 elements of music:  melody, rhythm, beat, tempo, dynamics, pitch, form, harmony, texture, and timbre.

 

  • Bim, Bum
  • Strawberry jam song
  • Banjo song
  • Bonnie song
  • Rhythm exercises
  • Boogie down

PASS: 1:1, 1:2, 1:3

Quad A & B

 

 

 

Lesson Plans Oct. 2 - 6

 

Names of Lines and Spaces on treble cleff staff.

Basic terms: staff, treble clef, bass clef

 

Begin review/teaching 10 elements of music:  melody, rhythm, beat, tempo, dynamics, pitch, form, harmony, texture, and timbre.

 

  • Bim, Bum
  • Strawberry jam song
  • Banjo song
  • Bonnie song
  • Rhythm exercises
  • Boogie down

PASS: 1:1, 1:2, 1:3

Quad A & B

 

 

Lesson Plans Sept 25-29

 

Names of Lines and Spaces on treble cleff staff.

Basic terms: staff, treble clef, bass clef

 

Begin review/teaching 10 elements of music:  melody, rhythm, beat, tempo, dynamics, pitch, form, harmony, texture, and timbre.

 

  • Bim, Bum
  • Strawberry jam song
  • Banjo song
  • Bonnie song
  • Rhythm exercises
  • Boogie down

 

PASS: 1:1, 1:2, 1:3

Quad A & B
 

 

 

 

Lesson Plans Sept 15-18

 

Names of Lines and Spaces on treble cleff staff.

Basic terms: staff, treble clef, bass clef

 

Begin review/teaching 10 elements of music:  melody, rhythm, beat, tempo, dynamics, pitch, form, harmony, texture, and timbre.

 

  • Bim, Bum
  • Strawberry jam song
  • Banjo song
  • Bonnie song
  • Rhythm exercises
  • Boogie down

 

PASS: 1:1, 1:2, 1:3

Quad A & B
 

 

 

 

 

Lesson Plans Sept 11-15

 

Names of Lines and Spaces on treble cleff staff.

Basic terms: staff, treble clef, bass clef

 

Begin review/teaching 10 elements of music:  melody, rhythm, beat, tempo, dynamics, pitch, form, harmony, texture, and timbre.

 

  • Bim, Bum
  • Strawberry jam song
  • Banjo song
  • Bonnie song
  • Rhythm exercises
  • Boogie down

PASS: 1:1, 1:2, 1:3

Quad A & B

 

 

Sept. 5 - 8

5th & 4th grade:

Finish benchmark tests.

Review procedures, drills, etc.

Work on note identification, names of lines and spaces, and rhythm counting.

 

August 28 - Sept 1

5th & 4th grade:

Beginning of year Benchmark tests.

Review procedures, drills, etc.

 

 

Lesson Plans - August 21 - 25

5th & 4th grade music classes:

Music room procedures, drills, etc. 

"getting to know you" exercies

pre-test

 

 

 

 

Lesson Plans May 8 - 12

5th & 4th grade classes:
Make-up Benchmark testing for those students who have been absent.
Study rhythm.

Continue review/teaching 10 elements of music:  melody, rhythm, beat, tempo, dynamics, pitch, form, harmony, texture, and timbre.

PASS: 1:1, 1:2, 1:3

Quad A & B

 

 

Lesson Plans April 24-28

5th & 4th grade classes:
Make-up Benchmark testing for those students who have been absent.
Study rhythm.

Continue review/teaching 10 elements of music:  melody, rhythm, beat, tempo, dynamics, pitch, form, harmony, texture, and timbre.

PASS: 1:1, 1:2, 1:3

Quad A & B

 

 

Lesson Plans April 17 - 21

5th & 4th grade classes:
Make-up Benchmark testing for those students who have been absent.
Study rhythm.

Continue review/teaching 10 elements of music:  melody, rhythm, beat, tempo, dynamics, pitch, form, harmony, texture, and timbre.

PASS: 1:1, 1:2, 1:3

Quad A & B

 

 

April 10 - 13

5th & 4th grade classes will be doing their end of the year benchmark test.

 

 

 

Lesson Plans:  April 3 - 7

5th & 4th grade classes will be reviewing for end of the year benchmark tests.

 

 

 

Lesson Plans March 27-31

Names of Lines and Spaces on treble cleff staff.

Basic terms: staff, treble clef, bass clef

5th & 4th graders:  Styles of Music; interactive website;

Continue review/teaching 10 elements of music:  melody, rhythm, beat, tempo, dynamics, pitch, form, harmony, texture, and timbre.

PASS: 1:1, 1:2, 1:3

Quad A & B

 

 

 

Lesson Plans March 20-24

Names of Lines and Spaces on treble cleff staff.

Basic terms: staff, treble clef, bass clef

5th graders:  Recorders and working on Recorder Karate - Program on Friday!

4th graders:  Styles of Music; interactive website; rhythm cup activity

Continue review/teaching 10 elements of music:  melody, rhythm, beat, tempo, dynamics, pitch, form, harmony, texture, and timbre.

PASS: 1:1, 1:2, 1:3

Quad A & B

 

 

Lesson Plans March 6 - 9

Names of Lines and Spaces on treble cleff staff.

Basic terms: staff, treble clef, bass clef

5th graders:  Recorders and working on Recorder Karate

4th graders:  Styles of Music; interactive website; rhythm cup activity

Continue review/teaching 10 elements of music:  melody, rhythm, beat, tempo, dynamics, pitch, form, harmony, texture, and timbre.

PASS: 1:1, 1:2, 1:3

Quad A & B

 

 

Feb. 28 - March 3

5th & 4th graders in gym this week.

 

 

Lesson Plans Feb. 20-24

Names of Lines and Spaces on treble cleff staff.

Basic terms: staff, treble clef, bass clef

5th graders:  Recorders and working on Recorder Karate

4th graders:  Styles of Music; interactive website; rhythm cup activity

Continue review/teaching 10 elements of music:  melody, rhythm, beat, tempo, dynamics, pitch, form, harmony, texture, and timbre.

PASS: 1:1, 1:2, 1:3

Quad A & B

 

 

 

Feb. 13-17

Helping with Fitness Grams.

 

Lesson Plans Feb. 6-10

Names of Lines and Spaces on treble cleff staff.

Basic terms: staff, treble clef, bass clef

5th graders:  Recorders and working on Recorder Karate

4th graders:  Styles of Music; interactive website; rhythm cup activity

Continue review/teaching 10 elements of music:  melody, rhythm, beat, tempo, dynamics, pitch, form, harmony, texture, and timbre.

 

PASS: 1:1, 1:2, 1:3

Quad A & B

 

 

Lesson Plans Jan. 23-27

Names of Lines and Spaces on treble cleff staff.

Basic terms: staff, treble clef, bass clef

5th graders:  Recorders and working on Recorder Karate

4th graders:  Styles of Music; interactive website; rhythm cup activity

Continue review/teaching 10 elements of music:  melody, rhythm, beat, tempo, dynamics, pitch, form, harmony, texture, and timbre.

 

PASS: 1:1, 1:2, 1:3

Quad A & B
 

 

 

Lesson Plans  Jan. 17 - 20

Names of Lines and Spaces on treble cleff staff.

Basic terms: staff, treble clef, bass clef

5th graders:  Recorders and working on Recorder Karate

4th graders:  Interactive website, using smart board

Continue review/teaching 10 elements of music:  melody, rhythm, beat, tempo, dynamics, pitch, form, harmony, texture, and timbre.

PASS: 1:1, 1:2, 1:3

Quad A & B
 

 

 

 

Lesson Plans Jan. 9 - 13

5th & 4th grades: MOY Benchmark Tests

 

 

Lesson Plans Jan. 4 - 6

Names of Lines and Spaces on treble cleff staff.

Basic terms: staff, treble clef, bass clef

5th graders:  Recorders and working on Recorder Karate

4th graders:  Interactive website, using smart board 

Continue review/teaching 10 elements of music:  melody, rhythm, beat, tempo, dynamics, pitch, form, harmony, texture, and timbre.

PASS: 1:1, 1:2, 1:3

Quad A & B
 

 

 

Dec. 12-16

Middle of Year Benchmark tests.

 

Lesson Plans Dec. 5 - 9

Names of Lines and Spaces on treble cleff staff.

Basic terms: staff, treble clef, bass clef

5th graders:  Recorders and working on Recorder Karate

4th graders:  Interactive website, using smart board, & learning about 8 styles of music.

Continue review/teaching 10 elements of music:  melody, rhythm, beat, tempo, dynamics, pitch, form, harmony, texture, and timbre.

PASS: 1:1, 1:2, 1:3

Quad A & B
 

 

 

 

Lesson Plans Nov. 28 - Dec.2

Names of Lines and Spaces on treble cleff staff.

Basic terms: staff, treble clef, bass clef

5th graders:  Recorders and working on Recorder Karate

4th graders:  Interactive website, using smart board 

Continue review/teaching 10 elements of music:  melody, rhythm, beat, tempo, dynamics, pitch, form, harmony, texture, and timbre.

PASS: 1:1, 1:2, 1:3

Quad A & B
 

 

 

 

Lesson Plans Nov. 15-18

Names of Lines and Spaces on treble cleff staff.

Basic terms: staff, treble clef, bass clef

5th graders:  Handing out Recorders and begin working on Recorder Karate

4th graders:  Interactive website, using smart board

Continue review/teaching 10 elements of music:  melody, rhythm, beat, tempo, dynamics, pitch, form, harmony, texture, and timbre.

PASS: 1:1, 1:2, 1:3

Quad A & B
 

 

 

Lesson Plans Nov. 7-11

Names of Lines and Spaces on treble cleff staff.

Basic terms: staff, treble clef, bass clef

5th graders:  Handing out Recorders and begin working on Recorder Karate

4th graders:  Interactive website, using smart board 

 

Continue review/teaching 10 elements of music:  melody, rhythm, beat, tempo, dynamics, pitch, form, harmony, texture, and timbre.

PASS: 1:1, 1:2, 1:3

Quad A & B
 

 

Lesson Plans Oct. 24-28

5th & 4th graders:

Singing Halloween Songs

Review names of lines and spaces & rhythms

PASS 1:1, 1:2, 1:3

 

Lesson Plans Oct. 17-19

Names of Lines and Spaces on treble cleff staff.

Basic terms: staff, treble clef, bass clef

Rhythm on Board & races

Begin review/teaching 10 elements of music:  melody, rhythm, beat, tempo, dynamics, pitch, form, harmony, texture, and timbre.

  • Bim, Bum
  • Strawberry jam song
  • Banjo song
  • Bonnie song
  • Rhythm exercises
  • Boogie down

PASS: 1:1, 1:2, 1:3

Quad A & B
 

 

Lesson Plans Oct. 10-14

Names of Lines and Spaces on treble cleff staff.

Basic terms: staff, treble clef, bass clef

Begin review/teaching 10 elements of music:  melody, rhythm, beat, tempo, dynamics, pitch, form, harmony, texture, and timbre.

  • Bim, Bum
  • Strawberry jam song
  • Banjo song
  • Bonnie song
  • Rhythm exercises
  • Boogie down

 

PASS: 1:1, 1:2, 1:3

Quad A & B

 

 

Lesson Plans Oct. 3-7

Names of Lines and Spaces on treble cleff staff.

Basic terms: staff, treble clef, bass clef

 Begin review/teaching 10 elements of music:  melody, rhythm, beat, tempo, dynamics, pitch, form, harmony, texture, and timbre.

  • Bim, Bum
  • Strawberry jam song
  • Banjo song
  • Bonnie song
  • Rhythm exercises
  • Boogie down

PASS: 1:1, 1:2, 1:3

Quad A & B
 

 

 

Lesson Plans Sept 26 – 30

Names of Lines and Spaces on treble cleff staff.

Basic terms: staff, treble clef, bass clef

Begin review/teaching 10 elements of music:  melody, rhythm, beat, tempo, dynamics, pitch, form, harmony, texture, and timbre.

  • Bim, Bum
  • Strawberry jam song
  • Banjo song
  • Bonnie song
  • Rhythm exercises
  • Boogie down

PASS: 1:1, 1:2, 1:3

Quad A & B
 

 

 

Lesson Plans Sept 19-23

Names of Lines and Spaces on treble cleff staff.

Basic terms: staff, treble clef, bass clef

Begin review/teaching 10 elements of music:  melody, rhythm, beat, tempo, dynamics, pitch, form, harmony, texture, and timbre.

  • Bim, Bum
  • Strawberry jam song
  • Banjo song
  • Bonnie song
  • Rhythm exercises
  • Boogie down

PASS: 1:1, 1:2, 1:3

Quad A & B
 

 

 

Lesson Plans Sept 12-16

Names of Lines and Spaces on treble cleff staff.

Basic terms: staff, treble clef, bass clef

Begin review/teaching 10 elements of music:  melody, rhythm, beat, tempo, dynamics, pitch, form, harmony, texture, and timbre.

  • Bim, Bum
  • Strawberry jam song
  • Banjo song
  • Bonnie song
  • Rhythm exercises
  • Boogie down

PASS: 1:1, 1:2, 1:3

Quad A & B

 

 

Lesson Plans Sept 6-9

 
  • Take roll
  • Classroom orientation
  • Review drills

Begin review/teaching 10 elements of music:  melody, rhythm, beat, tempo, dynamics, pitch, form, harmony, texture, and timbre.

  • Bim, Bum
  • Strawberry jam song
  • Banjo song
  • Bonnie song
  • Rhythm exercises
  • Boogie down

PASS: 1:1, 1:2, 1:3

Quad A & B
 

 

Lesson Plans August 29 – Sept 2

Welcome back to school!!!!

  • Take roll
  • Classroom orientation
  • Review drills

Begin review/teaching 10 elements of music:  melody, rhythm, beat, tempo, dynamics, pitch, form, harmony, texture, and timbre.

  • Strawberry jam song
  • Banjo song
  • Bonnie song
  • Rhythm exercises
  • Boogie down

PASS: 1:1, 1:2, 1:3

Quad A & B
 

 

August 22 - 26

Beginning of the year Benchmark tests.

 

 

 

Lesson Plans May 9 - 13

Everyone will be practicing for Fun Day!

 

Lesson Plans May 2 - 6

5th –square dancing & line dancing

4th grade –square dancing & line dancing

3rd grade –square dancing & line dancing

Thursday morning, everyone will attend performance of Lion King.
 

 
 
 
Lesson Plans April 25-29
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  • 5th –square dancing & line dancing
  • 4th grade –square dancing & line dancing
  • 3rd grade –square dancing & line dancing

 

 

Lesson Plans April 18 - 22

  • 5th –square dancing & line dancing
  • 4th grade –square dancing & line dancing
  • 3rd grade –square dancing & line dancing
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Lesson Plans April 11-14

  • 5th –square dancing/make-up tests
  • 4th grade –square dancing/make-up tests
  • 3rd grade –square dancing/make-up tests

 

Lesson Plans April 4 - 8

  • 5th grade –EOI/Benchmark tests
  • 4th grade –EOI/Benchmark tests
  • 3rd grade –EOI/Benchmark tests

 

 

Lesson Plans March 28-31
Review/teaching 10 elements of music:

Always working on 10 elements of music: 

melody, rhythm, beat, tempo, dynamics, pitch, form, harmony, texture, and timbre.

  • 5th – review for EOI/Benchmark tests
  • 4th grade – review for EOI/Benchmark tests
  • 3rd grade – review for EOI/Benchmark tests

PASS: 1:1, 1:2, 1:3

Quad A & B
 

 

 

Lesson Plans March 21-25
Review/teaching 10 elements of music:

Always working on 10 elements of music: 

melody, rhythm, beat, tempo, dynamics, pitch, form, harmony, texture, and timbre.

  • 5th – review for EOI/Benchmark tests
  • 4th grade – review for EOI/Benchmark tests
  • 3rd grade – review for EOI/Benchmark tests

PASS: 1:1, 1:2, 1:3

Quad A & B
 

 

 

Lesson Plans March 7 - 11
Review/teaching 10 elements of music: 

Always working on 10 elements of music: 

melody, rhythm, beat, tempo, dynamics, pitch, form, harmony, texture, and timbre.

  • 5th – recorders – Test for 6th grade band; Fitness Grams
  • 4th grade – Fitness Grams
  • 3rd grade – Fitness Grams

PASS: 1:1, 1:2, 1:3

Quad A & B
 

 

Lesson Plans arch 1 - 4
Review/teaching 10 elements of music: 

Always working on 10 elements of music: 

melody, rhythm, beat, tempo, dynamics, pitch, form, harmony, texture, and timbre.

 

  • 5th – recorders – Program on Friday!!!
  • 4th grade – Review Tempo, Rhythm, Pitch.  Show examples of Melody & Harmony.  Have kids play on interactive website, on the piano, “Twinkle Twinkle Little Star”.  If time, show examples of Symbols. 
  • 3rd grade – Congratulate kids on job well done last Thursday.

Review Tempo, Rhythm, Pitch.Show examples of Melody & Harmony.Have kids play on interactive website, on the piano, “Twinkle Twinkle Little Star”.If time, show examples of Symbols.

 

PASS: 1:1, 1:2, 1:3

Quad A & B
 

 

 

Lesson Plans Feb.  22-26


Review/teaching 10 elements of music: 

Always working on 10 elements of music: 

melody, rhythm, beat, tempo, dynamics, pitch, form, harmony, texture, and timbre.

  • 5th – recorders
  •  
  • 4th grade – Review Tempo, Rhythm, Pitch.  Show examples of Melody & Harmony.  Have kids play on interactive website, on the piano, “Twinkle Twinkle Little Star”.  If time, show examples of Symbols. 
  •  
  • 3rd grade –Review Tempo, Rhythm, Pitch.  Show examples of Melody & Harmony.  Have kids play on interactive website, on the piano, “Twinkle Twinkle Little Star”.  If time, show examples of Symbols.

PASS: 1:1, 1:2, 1:3

Quad A & B

 

Lesson Plans Feb.  15-19
Review/teaching 10 elements of music: 

Finish up Benchmark testing

Always working on 10 elements of music: 

melody, rhythm, beat, tempo, dynamics, pitch, form, harmony, texture, and timbre.

  • 5th – recorders
  • 4th grade – Review Tempo, Rhythm, Pitch.  Show examples of Melody & Harmony.  Have kids play on interactive website, on the piano, “Twinkle Twinkle Little Star”.  If time, show examples of Symbols. 
  • 3rd grade – Congratulate kids on job well done last Thursday.

Review Tempo, Rhythm, Pitch.  Show examples of Melody & Harmony.  Have kids play on interactive website, on the piano, “Twinkle Twinkle Little Star”.  If time, show examples of Symbols.

PASS: 1:1, 1:2, 1:3

Quad A & B

 

 

Lesson Plans Feb.  8 - 12
Review/teaching 10 elements of music:

Finish up Benchmark testing

Always working on 10 elements of music: 

melody, rhythm, beat, tempo, dynamics, pitch, form, harmony, texture, and timbre.

  • 5th – recorders; Program for 3rd & 4th graders on March 4 during 5th grade block time.
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  • 4th grade – Review Tempo, Rhythm, Pitch.  Show examples of Melody & Harmony.  Have kids play on interactive website, on the piano, “Twinkle Twinkle Little Star”.  If time, show examples of Symbols. 
  •  
  • 3rd grade – Congratulate kids on job well done last Thursday.
  • Review Tempo, Rhythm, Pitch. Show examples of Melody & Harmony.Have kids play on interactive website, on the piano, “Twinkle Twinkle Little Star”.If time, show examples of Symbols.

PASS: 1:1, 1:2, 1:3

Quad A & B

 

 

 

 

 

Lesson Plans Feb. 1 - 5


Review/teaching 10 elements of music: 

 

Finish up Benchmark testing

 

melody, rhythm, beat, tempo, dynamics, pitch, form, harmony, texture, and timbre.

 

  • 5th – recorders

 

  • 4th grade – “Tour of the States”, “Names of the States”,  “Bim Bum” rhythm exercise; orchestra website, instruments of the orchestra, TEMPO, RHYTHM, PITCH

 

  • 3rd grade – "Oklahoma", "This Land Is Your Land", orchestra website, TEMPO, RHTHYM, PITCH