Grade Level Happenings

​K, 1, 2


 - Students are learning about Jazz history and continuing to identify notes and rhythms using the websites:
www.musictheory.net.
www.therhythmtrainer.com

Singing - "Jazz is on its Way" [Music Express]
Dancing/Moving - "Oh Yeah" [Big Bad Voodoo Daddy]
Body Percussion - "Mama Llama Kuma Llama" [Orff]
Playing Instruments - Pirates of the Caribbean [Musication]

​3, 4, 5

- Students are learning about Jazz musicians such as Louis Armstrong, Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie, etc. 
- Music elements such as "Improvisation," "Syncopation," and "Key Signature"
- Will be composing together using the website audiotool.com

Singing - "Jazz is on its Way" [Music Express]
Dancing/Moving - "Oh Yeah" [Big Bad Voodoo Daddy]
Body Percussion - "Mama Llama Kuma Llama" [Orff]
Playing Instruments - "Popular Rock/Pop Songs" [Various Artists]

WHAT TO EXPECT IN UPCOMING LESSONS...

- K,1 and 2 will continue to build a strong foundation in music theory and apply their knowledge to successfully play classroom instruments.

-3,4 and 5 will begin learning instrument technique for the xylophone, they can look forward to ultimately learning how to play ukulele and guitar.