Lesson Plans
General Music 7 1st Q 13.14 Lesson Plans
Week: 09/30/2013 Instructor: Constance Knott Academics
Music Listening:
Test on Baroque style
Continue exploration of Jazz styles: Duke Ellington, Ella Fitzgerald, Harry Connick Jr. Louis Armstrong
Start Mozart and classical style
Rhythm Practice:
Work hard on hearing/writing. Students give dictations
Especially work on dotted quarter - eighth pattern
Read rhythms in the music booklet; new this week
Note Reading Practice:
Practice do-re-mi and la-ti-do dictations
Use song booklets to write in solfeggio to sing
Group Singing/Improvising/Accompanying:
Learn to play chords on Orff instruments this week.
Do improvising with percussion with song booklets
Music Creating - Solo and Ensemble Work
Ensemble work start rhythm ensembles. Emphasize using new rhythms
Students will begin work on their own new composition