Lesson Plans
General Music 7B 2nd Q 13.14 Lesson Plans
Week: 12/02/2013 Instructor: Constance Knott Academics
Analyzing and Listening to Music:
We continue our exploration of Beethoven as we listen for changes in sound from Mozart and Haydn
We have been listening to Salsa, Merengue, Mariachi for World Music. This week we will explore music of Ireland
For American styles we will listen to Bluegrass, and Ragtime with Scott Joplin
Music Reading. Writing, Practicing, Singing:
We use a set of folk songs for the basis for our literacy work. We are working with dotted rhythms and reading solfege in three keys. Students continue to sing scales and notes.
We also do a number of songs for movement and active involvement
Music Creation: Ensemble Work and Solo Work
Students are finishing up their third solo composition this week. They will need to play it on Thursday and Friday this week.
Guitars need rehearsing this week to prepare for mini ensembles.
along with percussion on our dotted rhythm patterns
Time for a test on Friday.