Lesson Plans
3rd Grade Music 2nd Q 10.11 Lesson Plans
Week: 12/06/2010 Instructor: Constance Knott Academics
Concepts for the Week: Practicing with low la, low sol, improving rhythms
ROUNDS:Frere Jacques, Sweetly Sings the Donkey, Ram Sam, Down by Station, Sing Sing Together
Vocal Development: alignment, breathing ostinatos with Letter song
Kodaly Work: derive Letter Song, do some rhythm practices
Instruments: play low la and low sol patterns as accompaniment
Folk Songs/Multi-Cultural: Alouette p. 46
Mvt./Activities:phrases body movement with Letter
Songs of the Season: Jolly Old
Vocal Development: vowels, head voice, ostinatos with Grinding Corn
Kodaly Work: derive Grinding Corn, letter ladder
Instruments: more low la, low sol patterns to accompany. add maracas
Folk Songs/Multi-Cultural: Carrot Stew p. 44
Mvt./Activities: sing Grinding Corn in a round
Songs of the Season: Up on the Housetop
Vocal Development: vowels, in tune intervals, ostinatos with Haarlem
Kodaly Work: derive Haarlem,
Instruments: Wind poem color percussion
Folk Songs/Multi-Cultural: Carrot Stew again
Mvt./Activities: play Haarlem
Songs of the Season: Rudolph
Vocal Development: spinning the head tone with breath energy, ostinatos with Old Ark
Kodaly Work:start transparencies
Instruments: Old Ark percussion and xylophones
Folk Songs/Multi-Cultural: All the Pretty Little Horses
Mvt./Activities: play Old Ark
Songs of the Season: Its' Beginning to Look
Vocal Development: relaxation, alignment
Kodaly Work:start song booklets
Instruments: show pattern at the board that they play
Folk Songs/Multi-Cultural: review
Mvt./Activities: choice
Songs of the Season: O Christmas Tree