Lesson Plans
7-8 Life Music 1st Q 11.12 Lesson Plans
Week: 09/12/2011 Instructor: Constance Knott Academics
Objectives this Week:
1. Get acquainted with check off skills sheets
2. Playing C Major scale, a minor scales with correct fingering on piano and keyboards.
3. Start piano lessons in the Key of C
4. Continue steady beat/students learn to write the counting. Play drums and count at the same time.
5. Do one or two vocabulary words every day
6. Add a second song to our repertoire of guitar songs. Add the d minor chord
7. Divide the class into three groups for ease of rotation: rhythms/keyboards/guitars
8. Practice note names of lines, spaces in bass and treble clefs
9. Memorize key names on the keyboards and pianos
10. Start creating own rhythm patterns, introduce students to concept of rhythm ensembles
11. Teacher demonstrate how to create piano melody ideas