Lesson Plans
1st Grade Music 2nd Q 11.12 Lesson Plans
Week: 12/05/2011 Instructor: Constance Knott Academics
Concepts for the Week:learning about sol-mi
Vocal Development:breathing and posture
Kodaly Work:story for Bounce High; finish it
Instruments:percussion patterns to go with Bounce High
Folk Songs/Multi-Cultural:Wind it This-a-way
Mvt./Activities:play same/different
Songs of the Season:Rudolph
Concepts for the Week:
Vocal Development:Head voice
Kodaly Work:review Acka Backa
Instruments:use maracas, and drums, eighth notes and quarter notes
Folk Songs/Multi-Cultural:She'll Be Comin'
Songs of the Season:Jolly Old St. Nicholas
Concepts for the Week:
Vocal Development:head voice with added breath
Kodaly Work:story for Snow Man
Instruments:sandblocks and rainmakers for the snow man song
Folk Songs/Multi-Cultural:Bingo
Mvt./Activities:Do the snowman song
Songs of the Season:Jingle Bells
Concepts for the Week:
Vocal Development:vowels and vowel shapes
Kodaly Work:What's Your Name story
Instruments:triangles, finger cymbals with What's Your Name?
Folk Songs/Multi-Cultural:Yankee Doodle
Mvt./Activities:tennis balls with Bounce High
Songs of the Season:Santa Claus is Comin'
Concepts for the Week:
Vocal Development:echo singing with soloists
Kodaly Work:reveiw story and song for Clock Song/transparencies
Instruments:use woodblocks and triangles for song about the clock
Folk Songs/Multi-Cultural:review, use records
Songs of the Season: We Wish You