Lesson Plans
General Music 7 1st Q 13.14 Lesson Plans
Week: 10/07/2013 Instructor: Constance Knott Academics
Six student performances of Composition One with keyboard percussion
Practice Rhythm Ensemble Two for each group and prepare for performances;
in consecutive, round robin, and canon style
Work on Composition Two, learning about chords and playing on Orff instruments
Perform Rhythm Ensembles for the class
Again, work on Composition Two; practicing chords; creating a melody for rhythm patterns on keyboards

Listening to Mozart G minor Symphony
Continue Origins of Jazz video about Louis Armstrong
Listen to contemporary jazz selection
More Mozart; do elements of music analysis and pie charts
Students choose pop piece for the week
Do some theory work today. Students have some confusion about whole step half step configuration of scales, the difference between rhythm and beat.
We also need some work on dictations
Continue lesson from yesterday