Lesson Plans
7-8 Life Music 1st Q 12.13 Lesson Plans
Week: 08/20/2012 Instructor: Constance Knott Academics
Goals This Week:
Go over Procedures, Rules, Grading
Do Ice Breakers
Hand out folders, journals, checkoff sheets
Begin with rhythms review and drumming practice
Start with vocabulary words
Review scale structure and relate it to piano keyboards
Garage band demonstrations
Introduce guitars
Set personal goals
Procedures Rules Grading overview
Ice Breakers
Discuss instruments we use and their care
Demonstrate Garage Band, use Pahnia's song
Pass out notebooks
Pass out folders
Do one vocabulary word
Review PRG
Hand out check off sheets
Hand out keyboards/staff papers
Hand out rhythm squares papers
Hand out turquoise sheets
Practice rhythms in groups of 4
Practice rhythm recognition
Vocabulary word: scale
COntinue working with rhythm squares
Look over check off sheets
Write goals in journal
Vocabulary word: Rhythm
African Drumming circle
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