Q1W4-5: September 21-Oct. 2 2020 (F2F 2nd and 3rd Grade)

TeacherCatherine Holvey
Subject AreaElementary Music
Grade Level2nd and 3rd Grade
Week #4-5
Unit of InstructionFound Sounds
Standard(s) Taught


Learning Targets and Learning Criteria

Students will sing using their singing voices.

Students will match pitch.

Students will use solfege hand symbols.

Students will learn/review sign language.

Students will use found sounds to make instruments and music. 

Students will see clips from Broadway’s STOMP and discuss found sounds. 

Students will maintain a steady beat. 

Students will review and demonstrate various rhythms (quarter notes, eighth notes, half notes, quarter rests, sixteenth notes)

Classroom Activities


Solfege warm-up 

ABC’s in sign language review – ABC Rock

America the Beautiful in sign language (new) 


  • Grand Old Flag
  • You are my Sunshine 
  • Down Down Baby 

Rhythms – review and demonstrate – reading rhythms 

Add found sounds – sticks, buckets, everyday objects 

Discussion on found sounds 

Watch clips from STOMP for references/examples 

If more time is needed, music number game


Assignments Due

If missing class, please visit the bitmoji website and watch some of the STOMP videos. Click on the shoes by the piano and it will take you right to the clips. 



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