Week 6: Online Learning May 11-15 2020 (3rd, 4th, and 5th Grade)

TeacherCatherine Holvey
Subject AreaElementary Music
Grade Level3rd, 4th, and 5th Grade
Week #Online Learning Week 6
Unit of InstructionWeather Week!
Standard(s) Taught

Sing using appropriate tone quality, intonation, and diction (MU.3.C.1.1) 

Sing songs with rounds, canons, or ostinato that create harmony (MU.3.C.1.4) 

Read from notation and play rhythms of various combinations in various meters (MU.5.S.3.2)

Demonstrate proper techniques with instruments (MU.5.S.3.4)

Learning Targets and Learning Criteria

Students will sing a song about the water cycle. 

Students will sing using their singing voices.

Students will play the recorder using proper playing technique. 

Students will hear how different voices can come together and create harmony. 

Classroom Activities

Special area right now is for enrichment purposes only.
Work will be kept at a minimum in order to reduce the workload for our students working from home.

Any assignment given in special areas will due on April 30th and will be in bold and in all caps so it will be clear.


It’s Weather Week in Music Class!

The Water Cycle 

The song “The Wheel of the Water” is about the water cycle. Each voice is singing a different part of the water cycle (collection, evaporation, condensation, precipitation). The voices will come together and sing their cycle part at the same time to create a harmony. Pick your favorite cycle and sing that part! 


It’s Raining – Recorder activity

Assignments Due

None! 🙂 

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