Lesson Plans
General Music 7A 3rd Q 13.14 Lesson Plans
Week: 01/20/2014 Instructor: Constance Knott Academics
Music Listening Activities:
Continue with Baroque music: organ, Handel choral music, small ensemble pieces
Start Reggae music
Listen to Hip Hop
Rhythm Practice Activities:
Branch out to sixteenth patterns, simple syncopation
Writing, playing, reading, doing dictations
Note Reading Practice Activities:
Review major scale structure with guitars, practice note identification concentrating on home tones
Play scales C major and a minor on the keyboards
Drill concept of half steps; singing them and playing them
Practice lining note names up with solfege names
Start talk of chords
Group Singing/Improvising/Accompanying
Begin work on our folk songs booklet; play drums, read rhythms, read solfege,sing
When students play their mini songs, others improvise drum parts
Music Creating/Ensemble Work/Solo Work:
We will be performing our little solo pieces for each other
Finish up our drum ensembles and practice them in prescribed order
Do some work with guitars this week