• ELEMENTARY GENERAL MUSIC YEAR AT A GLANCE

    September

     

    Vocal Music

    • All Grades Patriotic Repertoire
    • Kindergarten
    • Welcome Songs
    Movement
    • Cantina Band
    • Echo Dances
    • Freeze Dance
    Rhythm
    • Rhythm Stick Echo Games

     

    October

    Vocal Music

    • All Grades Fall Repertoire

     

    Movement

    • Cha Cha Slide
    • Monster Mash

     

    November

    Movement

    • Chicken Dance
    • Cotton Eye Joe

     

    Rhythm

    • Early Grades- Jamaica
    • Second Grade -American Rhythms
    • Third Grade - Cuba
    • Fourth Grade -  Africa

     

    December

    Vocal Music

    • All Grades Winter Repertoire

     

    Movement

    • Electric Slide

     

    Rhythm

    • Use Of Sleigh Bells

     

    January

    Vocal Music

    • All Grades American Folk

     

    Movement

    • Friendship Train

     

    Rhythm

    • Early Grades - South America
    • Second Grade - Middle East
    • Third Grade - Tropics
    • Fourth Grade - Africa

     

    February

    Movement

    • Jump In The Line

     

    Recorders

    • Introduce To Third And Fourth Grades

     

    Composition Project

    • Second Grades Begin

     

    Active Listening

    • Early Grades Pulse

     

    March

    Movement

    • Macarena

     

    Recorders

    • Third And Fourth Grades Up To Pages Seven And Eight

     

    Composition Project

    • Second Grades Continue Creating With Bass, Drum, And Guitar Loops

     

    Active Listening

    • Early Grades Tempo, Meter, And Dynamics
    • Early Grades Musical Instrument Families

     

    April

    Vocal Music

    • All Grades Resume Vocal Music After April Vacation

     

    Movement

    • Bunny Hop
    • No Particular Place To Go

     

    Recorders

    • Finish Page Ten

     

    Composition Project

    • Second Grades Finish And Share Projects

     

    Active Listening

    • Early Grades Articulation, Accent, And Attitude

     

    May

    Vocal Music

    • Third And Fourth Grades Sing Rounds And Partner Songs
    • Second And First Grades Sing American Folk
    • Kindergarten Sings Music Of The Farm

     

    Movement

    • Twist

     

    Rhythm

    • Improvisation - Percussion Ensembles With Notation Reading

     

    June

    Vocal Music

    • World Music For All Grades
    • Graduation Performance Piece

     

    Movement

    • Willie And The Hand Jive

     

    Rhythm

    • Continue Percussion Ensembles With Notation Reading