|Subject Area||Elementary Music|
|Grade Level||2nd Grade|
|Unit of Instruction||Welcome to Music Class|
Singing alone and with others.
Finding and maintaining a steady beat.
Sing various songs while maintaining steady beat and rhythm.
Play an accompaniment while maintaining a steady beat.
Sing with appropriate tone quality.
Play a bordun to accompany a song.
|Learning Targets and Learning Criteria|
Students will learn classroom procedures and rules and be able to demonstrate their understanding.
Students will sing with their singing voices.
Students will match pitch and solo sing.
Students will learn and demonstrate a solfege warm-up song.
Students will learn about the instruments of the music classroom and be able to properly demonstrate how to behave with them and play them.
Students will find and maintain a steady beat.
Welcome to Music Class
Students will learn where their circle spots are and practice walking to them.
Go over rules and classroom procedures
Beat Buddy Exercise
Solo Singing with Echo
Learn about the xylophones
“Listen to the Sounds of the Instrument”
If more time is needed:
Doggy Doggy Music Game or Beat Buddy Challenge