Lesson Plans

September 18-22

No new concepts to learn this week, unless you are ready to move on. Keep working on last week’s assignments! We will grade this Friday! Week at a Glance: Monday: Group rhythm practice Rhythm Gym Practice Concept review: time signatures Tuesday: Group technique exercise: “Lion Paw” Correct and review theory worksheets Individual & pair practice… Read More September 18-22

Lesson Plans

September 11-15

Week at a Glance: Monday: Group rhythm practice, Rhythm Gym, learn new concepts individually Tuesday:  Learn new concepts in groups; individual practice; fun group activity Wednesday: Practice day; 5th & 6th perform in cafeteria for Arts in Education week Thursday: Online learning; practice Friday: Music history; off the bench activities Level 1A This Week’s Objectives: Reading 2nds and 3rds (steps… Read More September 11-15

Lesson Plans

September 4-8, 2017

Week at a Glance: Monday: Labor Day – no school Tuesday:  Go over grading & behavior; rhythm exercises; learn new concepts; practice Wednesday: Join Google classroom; explore class website; theory worksheets; online learning; practice Thursday: Practice; grade and assign scales Friday: Benchmark grading Level 1A This Week’s Objectives: Intervals of 2nds & 3rds (steps & skips) Middle C and… Read More September 4-8, 2017

Lesson Plans

August 28-September 1

Week at a Glance: Monday: First day stuff! Tuesday: Assign levels Wednesday: Assign tables & pianos, review or get started on pianos! Thursday: Rhythm exercises, practice & review Friday: Finish week’s objectives, upper levels start on scales Level 1A This Week’s Objectives: Introduction to piano keyboard Musical Alphabet The Staff Time Signatures and Basic Rhythms What to practice: Lessons: p. 11, 12,… Read More August 28-September 1