Lesson Plans
7-8 Charger Chorus 1st Q 12.13 Lesson Plans
Week: 09/10/2012 Instructor: Constance Knott Academics
Start using journals and a self-evaluation form for daily participation. Journals will be used for goal setting and reflection
Voice Skills: Breath articulation and basic vowels and tone
Assessments: small group listening, demos. Learn meaning of articulation, concept of tone
Music Reading and Writing Skills: continue with intervals that are stepwise, writing rhythms that are in our music, clapping, moving to beat set from Garage Band
Assessments: use white slates, practice writing what we hear, multiple choice questions
Music Analysis; Analyze Cantate Deo. Listen to an instrumental recording for comparison, and check YouTube for a video performance of the piece we are learning
Lots of rounds, songs with ostinatos, and silly chants and movement
Repertoire: My Lord, All is Calm, Swing Low Sweet Chariot, Cantate Deo