Lesson Plans
High School Choir 9-12 2nd Q 13.14 Lesson Plans
Week: 11/04/2013 Instructor: Constance Knott Academics
Memory of "For Spacious Skies" is goal
Special Group is up and running; meets Thursdays and Fridays at 7:30
Continue formative assessment, do one summative
Voice Skills:Continue practicing resonance and blend that results from breath connection and air energy. Move forward with 'intonation' and how that is impacted by air energy as well. Do exercises for all
Hand out breath anatomy papers
Music Literacy Skills:
Continue sight reading key of C. Do rounds in Key of G
6/8 rhythms reading
Did work with G major last week, will add e minor with theory sheet
Continue emphasis on recognizing home tones, discerning key from flats and sharps in key signature
Dictations this week.
Summative assessment with a couple dictations
Music Analysis and Listening Analysis:
Hand out sheets to correspond to three selections (O Be Joyful, Winds of Judea, and I Saw Three Ships)
Use risers in cafeteria to practice assessments again.
Memory of Spacious Skies
Review singing Hush and O Be Joyful on our own. Prepare for recording
Work on Welcome! I Saw Three Ships, and Winds of Judea