Hello! I am excited to get this year started. We will be starting the year learning about the importance of music in everyday life. We will learn about how music has been used in different social and political ways throughout history. Keep checking for more updates and information.
For the first 9 weeks, students will be assessed on the following standards-
Applies knowledge of music concepts through singing and playing instruments
M5GM.1d M5GM.2d; Performs music; matching dynamics, tempo, phrasing, and interpretation to the cues of a conductor
Reads and notates music
M5GM.3a,b; Reads AND notates melodic AND rhythmic patterns at grade level
Creation and Communication
M5GM.5a; Creates rhythmic AND melodic motives to enhance literature
Our first project this year will be STOMP inspired group compositions. What can you make a percussion instrument out of?