Lesson Plans
1st Grade Music 2nd Q 10.11 Lesson Plans
Week: 12/06/2010 Instructor: Constance Knott Academics
Concepts for the Week: New songs, stories, games for new unit about mi-sol-la
Vocal Development:breathing, posture
Kodaly Work:story for Bounce High
Instruments:add percussion patterns, take turns, with Bounce High
Folk Songs/Multi-Cultural:Wind It This A Way
Mvt./Activities:learn same/different
Songs of the Season: Up on the Housetop
Vocal Development: head voice
Kodaly Work:story for The Clock
Instruments:use wood blocks and triangles, learn activity for The Clock
Folk Songs/Multi-Cultural: She'll Be Comin
Mvt./Activities:play same/different again
Songs of the Season: Jolly Old St. Nicholas
Vocal Development:more head voice with breath
Kodaly Work:song and activity for "What's Your Name"
Instruments:triangles, finger cymbals with above song, and soloists
Folk Songs/Multi-Cultural: Bingo
Mvt./Activities:small groups use tennis balls with Bounce High
Songs of the Season: Rudolph
Vocal Development: vowels and vowel shapes
Kodaly Work:activity for "Let's Make a Snowman"
Instruments:drums patterns for Snowman song
Folk Songs/Multi-Cultural: Yankee Doodle
Mvt./Activities:Wind It
Songs of the Season: Santa Claus is Comin'
Vocal Development: put it all together, do echo singing with soloists
Kodaly Work:review those four songs, start transparencies
Instruments:none today
Folk Songs/Multi-Cultural: Yankee Doodle book
Mvt./Activities:Play Doggie Doggie
Songs of the Season: Choices