Lesson Plans
7-8 Charger Chorus 3rd Q 10.11 Lesson Plans
Week: 02/28/2011 Instructor: Constance Knott Academics
Announcements: We have 16 rehearsals until our next concert in April!
We have our music chosen (see repertoire below). The Jackson Junior High Festival is coming up and we will be nominating students to go.
Voice Skills:
We are currently working on tone and resonance. As always we work on listening for in tune pitches in chord structures. Continuous work involves posture, breath, and listening
Theory and Music Reading:We continue with the note reading and rhythm reading. We are going to start doing 2 part sight reading this week
Song Analysis: Analysis of O Sing with Joyful Pleasure. Overview of girls' piece and boys' piece on Thursday.

Interdisciplinary Applications: We will again do poster/paragraph projects to coincide with the songs we are learning. The students will receive their choices
Repertoire:We will continue with the classical piece; "O Sing With Joyful Pleasure", the African American Spiritual "Keep Your Lamps", and the pop piece, "Footloose". In addition this week we will begin the boys' piece, an American folksong "A Full Sheet and a Flowing Sea" and the girls' piece, a folksong from China "Mo Li Hua' ("The Jasmine Flower")