Lesson Plans
General Music 2nd Q 14.15 Lesson Plans
Week: 11/17/2014 Instructor: Constance Knott Academics
Jazz notes review chart students will fill in from their notes
Classical notes review chart students will fill in from their notes
Vocabulary sheet
Ensembles; practice, perform
Practice guitar chords for song booklets quiz
Summative notes on Classical music style
Retest home tones with 10 students
A number of students need to complete notes
Practice rhythms and do 'steady beat' quiz
Music Listening Activities:
Continue South American dance music
Queen of the Night aria
Creation by Haydn
Cajun music, Mariachi
Vocabulary: salsa, opera, aria, oratorio, Cajun, Mariachi, texture, form
Rhythms/Note Reading
Continue working on steady beat
Add 6/8 rhythm patterns
Add syncopation
Home tones retest
Writing C scale staff/keyboard review
Vocabulary: syncopation, duple meter
Group Singing/Accompanying
Our song booklet pieces lend themselves to guitar accompaniments and drums. We will work with three selections this week.
Drill chords
Ensemble Work:
Each group will prepare two short performers that feature two team members playing their piano piece. All other team members will play guitar/drum/percussion/or Orff instrument