Lesson Plans
Elementary Music 1st Q 09.10 Lesson Plans
Week: 09/07/2009 Instructor: Constance Knott Academics
Labor Day Holiday
Go over procedures; practice them.
Discuss meaning of rules
Do some breathing exercises, easy vocalizing
Do movement with a drum
Start story about Johnny Works with One Hammer

Go over procedures, practice fire drill
Continue talking about rules/positive group reinforcement/team building
Sing This Old Man, continue Johnny story, then sing song introduce Tabby poem
Do some echo practice with drum
Rediscover concepts of soft/loud, fast/slow, high/low with Stamping Land"
Another go at procedures, make sure they can demonstrate them all and know what behavior is expected and how we improve as a class.
Introduce concept of phrases, Sing This Old Man, Stamping Land, Johnny Works with One Hammer, Baa Baa Black sheep and demonstrate ways to show phrases
Review Kgtn songs: Naughty Pussy Cat, Johnny Over the Ocean, Who Has the Penny
Substitute will play the following games with the children:
People on the Bus
Head and Shoulders
Naughty Pussy Cat
Johnny Over the Ocean