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Pick a Pattern
Seventh graders recognize patterns in everyday life. In this musical patterns lesson plan, 7th graders identify patterns in songs and numbers. Students work in partners to create songs with patterns and create a tessellation mural demonstrating patterns.
7th Visual & Performing Arts 4 Views 90 Downloads
Students investigate music and what causes the pitch of a sound. In this sound properties activity, students listen to a story about animals and the instinctual pitch they have in their voice and how musicians have that as well. Students practice reading music and playing on a piano or xylophone to determine the change of pitch.
2nd - 5th Visual & Performing Arts 8 Views 35 Downloads
After reading a selection on the life of Handel, learners utilize worksheets embedded in the packet in order to write a synopsis of his life's story. There is also a quiz on his life with questions such as: What kinds of music did Handel write?
3rd - 4th Visual & Performing Arts 16 Views 98 Downloads
Discuss tastes, biases, informed opinions, and critical analysis as you discover the works of Andy Warhol. You'll show your class a series of slides that depict multiple aspects of constructing a critical response to art. Vocabulary, examples, and real-life situations are used to help learners understand all that goes into responding to music, art, or literature in a critical and thoughtful way.
6th - 8th Visual & Performing Arts 7 Views 14 Downloads
Pass the Melody (K-4)
Engage your class in melody transitions by singing a familiar song and passing on the tune to the next person. Ideal for practicing smooth transitions and repetitions from one person to the next. Extend the lesson by creating a class song.
K - 4th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 5 Downloads
Young scholars examine the relationship of today's pop vocal music and other American vocal genres. They describe distinguishing characteristics of representative music genres and styles from a variety of cultures. After listening to short examples of CD's and tapes, students engagee in a classroom discussion about pop vocal groups from each decade from the nineties going back to the forties.
3rd - 12th Language Arts 34 Views 129 Downloads
Patterns in Musical Composition: Intermediate - Level Young Composers Concert
Seventh graders work in groups and choose a song from a packet. They discuss ways they could alter the melody to create a variation. Groups experiment with their melodies and notate onto staff paper. Students practice performing their variations, and put on a concert.
7th Visual & Performing Arts 4 Views 15 Downloads
People, Music and Culture
Fourth graders begin the lesson by listening and singing along to various songs from different cultures. In groups, they research the ways different groups have used music to express themselves and compare and contrast them in an organizer.
4th Visual & Performing Arts 29 Views 114 Downloads