October 12th – October 20th
Kindergarten, 1st, and 2nd:
Students will learn basic concepts for Beats, imitate basic rhythms on hand drums, watch a video and play a music game show about beats. They will also learn about the different types of voices and begin learning about brass instruments, range, and timbre. This week we will focus on using Boomwhackers, which are colorful pitched tube instruments.
3rd and 4th
3rd grade will begin reading treble clef sheet music, learn about woodwind instruments, and learn notes B and A on their recorders.
4th grade will begin choir tryouts and continue learning about rhythms.