Lesson Plans
General Music 7A 3rd Q 13.14 Lesson Plans
Week: 01/13/2014 Instructor: Constance Knott Academics
Music Listening Activities:Telemann listening, Baroque vocal piece, Gospel choir, Gospel soloist. Start descriptive word bank, and vocabulary sheet. Explore the music genre sheet. Listen to a Country artist. Work with elements sheet and pie chart
Rhythm Practice and Activities:
Review the African drum ensembles
Imitate a passage from Baroque music listening example
Practice shorthand style of taking dictation
Later in the week start drum ensemble #1
Note Reading and Activities:
Sing C scale, sing do-re-mi, sing 1/2 step whole step relationships
Practice RH fingering for playing keyboards
Drill home tones, finding them on the keyboards and on the staff
Work with guitars again for the scale concept
Group Singing/Improvising/Accompanying
Start song booklets; learn how to determine key. Write in solfege for the first two songs.Play drum patterns to accompany.
Music Creating: Ensemble or Solo Work
Work on first mini song composition. Emphasize using 5 finger pattern, can use repeats, steady beat, rhythms within your capability
Later in the week start drum ensemble #1