Lesson Plans
1st Grade Music 1st Q 10.11 Lesson Plans
Week: 08/23/2010 Instructor: Constance Knott Academics
Vocal Development:breathing exercises, easy vocalizing
Kodaly Work: People on the Bus, Francisco, new song story; Johnny Works with One Hammer
Instruments:Bus song with rhythm sticks
Folk Songs/Multi Cultural:Green Grows the Willow Tree
Mvt./Activities:practice mvt. with a drum, following directions
Vocal Development: continue
Kodaly Work: Johnny works, tap the beat, and the rhythm
Instruments:use drums for Johnny
Folk Songs/Multi Cultural:This Old Man, Baa Baa Black Sheep, (stories for each)
Mvt./Activities:play green grows
Vocal Development:same
Kodaly Work:review rhythm and beat, Sing Old Man, Sheep
Instruments:split class in half, rhythms, beat for above songs
Folk Songs/Multi Cultural:Song of September
Mvt./Activities:Continue green grows
Vocal Development: different voices
Kodaly Work:concepts of rhythm, beat, high low. Learn Stamping Land (story)
Instruments: use little bells to keep beat, high, low; other children tap rhythm
Folk Songs/Multi Cultural: All Around the Kitchen p. 5
Mvt./Activities:play Stamping Land, following drum, moving in space
Vocal Development:making voice go up and down with air energy
Kodaly Work:Johnny Over the Ocean, review, tap rhythms and beat; do words for the week
Instruments:bells on the beat,
Folk Songs/Multi Cultural:Song of September
Mvt./Activities:more mvt. in space, children do drum, change tempo