|Subject Area||Elementary Music|
|Grade Level||Kindergarten and 1st|
|Unit of Instruction||Welcome to Music Class|
Sing alone and with others.
Play percussion instruments to show the beat and the rhythm of a song.
Imitate peer or teacher keeping a steady beat.
Imitate rhythm patterns played by peer or teacher.
Move to show what you (students) hear in music (music changes, loud/soft, rhythm)
|Learning Targets and Learning Criteria|
Students will learn the rules and classroom procedures for Music Class.
Students will demonstrate their understanding of the rules and procedures (practice)
Students will sing echo phrases.
Students will match pitch with the teacher.
Students will solo sing and echo phrase and practice matching pitch.
Students will move to music to show what they hear.
Students will learn about the instruments in the room and demonstrate how to properly behave with them and play them (hand percussion instruments).
Welcome to Music Class
Have students come in and learn where their circle spots are.
Go over the rules of music class
Beat Buddy Exercise
Solo Singing with Echo
A Different Beat
“I Can Play and Instrument”
If time is needed:
Doggy Doggy Music Game