Lesson Plans
Life Music 7-8 1st Q 13.14 Lesson Plans
Week: 08/19/2013 Instructor: Constance Knott Academics
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Monday:
welcome everyone
Use power point to discuss "What is Life Music?"
Give visual tour of the room
Present Goals for Life Music
Discuss what is needed for jobs, fill out respective to their input
Distribute surveys
Have them bring a folder on Wednesday
If time, go through procedures for the class
Tuesday:
Wednesday:
Review our jobs, review class procedures.
Discuss grading, rules and enforcement of same
Do some rote rhythms and beat with drums
Hum a rote song that will be used with guitar
Get out drums, introduce simple patterns, proper usage. Practice echos
Get out guitars, discuss strings, fingering and proper usage.
Teach one chord
Thursday:
Friday:
Finish our PRC, rules enforcement discussions
Do a survey scavenger hunt
Practice our rote song again
Do drums with ostinati patterns
Listen to a pop song using listening chart.
Improvise drum patterns upon third listening
Monday:
welcome everyone
Use power point to discuss "What is Life Music?"
Give visual tour of the room
Present Goals for Life Music
Discuss what is needed for jobs, fill out respective to their input
Distribute surveys
Have them bring a folder on Wednesday
If time, go through procedures for the class
Tuesday:
Wednesday:
Review our jobs, review class procedures.
Discuss grading, rules and enforcement of same
Do some rote rhythms and beat with drums
Hum a rote song that will be used with guitar
Get out drums, introduce simple patterns, proper usage. Practice echos
Get out guitars, discuss strings, fingering and proper usage.
Teach one chord
Thursday:
Friday:
Finish our PRC, rules enforcement discussions
Do a survey scavenger hunt
Practice our rote song again
Do drums with ostinati patterns
Listen to a pop song using listening chart.
Improvise drum patterns upon third listening
 
 
 
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