Lesson Plans
7-8 Life Music 1st Q 10.11 Lesson Plans
Week: 08/23/2010 Instructor: Constance Knott Academics
Do our Life Music Survey, and Life Music Goal setting.
Create our classroom together
Share the goals of the class.
Listen to a pop piece for analysis on Wednesday and Friday
Take a pretest to determine individual student's skill levels and readiness.
Go over our decisions regarding how to make our class excellent. Discuss procedures followed for smooth class running
Go over results of the surveys and goal setting.
Begin our analysis of pop piece
Share and demonstrate the Finale software capabilities that we are going to be using, and discuss Garage Band/piano lessons.
Return the pretests, and work some music theory. Review guitar chords from last year, and piano work. Share with them the folk music and pop songs we will work with as a group. Finish analysis of pop piece started on Monday