Lesson Plans
7-8 Life Music 1st Q 10.11 Lesson Plans
Week: 10/04/2010 Instructor: Constance Knott Academics
1. All students complete this quarter's theory papers
2. All students perform with their ensemble their rhythm piece
3. All students have the rough draft of their composition completed.
4. All students practice playing their own compositions
5. Students continue to practice their piano lesson music
6. Students begin to practice all the chords they must know both major and minor.
7. Students need to set and accomplish at least one goal on the guitar
8. As a classs we will practice the folksongs
Monday we will go over the basics of how to compose in a major or a minor key.
Students will be given time to make corrections on work they handed in. Five boys will go take piano lessons.
Time will be given to work with rhythm ensembles, practicing their original songs, composing, and playing chords.
Wednesday will be a continuation of Monday. This class requires of students that they be self directed, also work in small groups, make choices and use their time well.
Friday we will work together on guitars and folk songs, then encourage students to continue their composing.