Lesson Plans
1st Grade Music 1st Q 11.12 Lesson Plans
Week: 08/22/2011 Instructor: Constance Knott Academics
(We will work on rules/procedures/consequences all week)
Vocal Development: breathing exercises, easy vocalizing
Kodaly Work: People on the Bus, Francisco, new song story for 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 as yesterday
Kodaly Work:Johnny Works: tap the beat, and the rhythm
Instruments:use drums for Johnny
Folk Songs/Multi-Cultural:This Old Man, BaaBaa Black Sheep (stories)
Mvt./Activities:Play Green Grows the Willow Tree
Vocal Development:Continue
Kodaly Work:Review rhythm and beat, Sing Old Man, Sheep
Instruments:Split class in half, rhythms, beat for above songs, drums and percussion
Folk Songs/Multi-Cultural:Song of September
Mvt./Activities:Play Green Grows again
Vocal Development:discover 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 in text
Mvt./Activities:Play Stamping Land, following drum and 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