Lesson Plans
2nd Grade Music 3rd Q 10.11 Lesson Plans
Week: 02/14/2011 Instructor: Constance Knott Academics
Concepts for the Week:note and rhythm writing practice,composing, play another song arrangement, dictations, meter practice
Vocal Development:intervals for pentatonic scale
Kodaly Work:play arrangement today
Vocal Development:listening for pitch accuracy using head voice
Kodaly Work:meter, dictations, short worksheet note placement
Instruments:drilling note name, location concept; also black keys on the piano
Folk Songs/Multi-Cultural:Silver Whistle p.27 (Slovenia)
Mvt./Activities:I Wanna Be a Friend
Vocal Development:sustaining tone with head voice, breath energy
Kodaly Work:dictations, another short worksheet note placement, preview arrangement
Instruments:more children get turns demonstrating notes on bell sets and piano. Begin talking about creating own composition
Folk Songs/Multi-Cultural:Critter Got Away p.46
Mvt./Activities:Jim Along Josie
Vocal Development:using low breath + yesterday's concepts
Kodaly Work: Play arrangement in instrument center
Vocal Development:more emphasis on pitch accuracy of intervals
Kodaly Work:start creating own song that can be played by student
Instruments:use instruments to aid composing process
Folk Songs/Multi-Cultural:Somer Ade! (Germany)p. 49 3/4 meter
Mvt./Activities:Come With Me