Lesson Plans
General Music 7AB 1st Q 14.15 Lesson Plans
Week: 08/18/2014 Instructor: Constance Knott Academics
Music Listening Activities:
Start with selections by Telemann and Scarlatti
Pass out genre sheet
Baroque era
Listen to Gospel singer,(Luther Vandross) compare to opera style singers
(Forte, Il Divo, Lucy May, Charlotte and Jonathon)
Listen to a country singer
Written Work/Notebook Work:
Use vocabulary sheets, music elements charts and notebooks for listening
Rhythm/Note Reading Practice and Activities:
Introduce Takadimi syllables for rhythms, practice meter on drums
Do half step whole step practice with guitars
Group Singing/Improvising/Accompanying
Start song booklet number one
Learn basic African drumming pattern
Music Creating: Ensemble/Solo Work
We will start on our first mini song composition
Emphasis on using 5 finger pattern, repeats, steady beat, rhythms within capability
Later in the week start drum ensemble #1