Lesson Plans
High School Choir 9-12 3rd Q 13.14 Lesson Plans
Week: 02/03/2014 Instructor: Constance Knott Academics
Announcements: Cookie Dough is due on Thursday, and Friday
Survey for solo and ensemble contest will be passed out on Monday
"Dynamic Sound" meets on Thursday and Friday.
Voice Skills:
Finish up on breath energy for articulation, intonation, and tone
Begin emphasis on text: focus on diction and vowels produced with resonance to convey meaning
Use mini listening sheets for formative assessments
Vocabulary words: articulation, intonation, and diction
Music Reading Skills:
Continue singing in the Key of G, e minor
Practice dotted rhythms; reading, writing, hearing
Work on the chromatic scale and singing 5ths, review other intervals
Practice with mini formative assessment sheets
Vocabulary words: Major, minor, syncopation, chromatic
Music Analysis Skills:
Try out new form and analyze Ahrirang (Korean folksong)
Use it for I See the Light

Listening Analysis Skills:
Use mini listening sheets for formative assessments; listening for breath energy, intonation in different groups in the choir, and self
Continue Sing Unto God
Continue Stand By Me
Begin I See the Light
Begin Ahrirang
Continue working on Count on Me