Lesson Plans
7-8 Charger Chorus 1st Q 10.11 Lesson Plans
Week: 09/06/2010 Instructor: Constance Knott Academics

New seating chart
Review Procedures, Rules, Consequences and Grading
Introduce Effective Rehearsals chart
Go over results of voice testing
Display set of music for upcoming performances
As a group set 2-3 goals for coming weeks
Body stretches/ragdoll
Breathe in 3, hold 3, out 4, cresc. engage muscles
Rhythm canons
Letter ladder solfege/multi task singing, doing rhythms
Review C major scale, sight read easy C major excercises
Practice Ah vowel
SIng 2 rounds for application: 30 Purple Birds, Left, Right
Group Song for analysis: I Saw the Light, rhythms, solfege, interpretation, add ostinatos
Body stretching, reaching, elongating spine
Breathing; expand mid section, fold over in chair, tongue behind top teeth, inhale, practice onsets
Reading: rhythm pages, 2 part letter ladder,sing chords
Vowel practice: oh, oo
Music Analysis: Roll in My Sweet Baby's Arms