• General Music Curriculum
    Thompson Middle School
     
    Below is the "year at a glance" for each grade. All months are approximate and may vary depending on school vacations, snow days, etc. Please ask your student what we are working on in class!
     
     
    Grade 5:
    Unit 1 (September-November): Keyboards
    Unit 2 (November-January): World Music
    Unit 3 (January-April): Recorders
    Unit 4 (April-June): Percussion Instruments
     
    Grade 6:
    Unit 1 (September- November): Keyboards
    Unit 2 (November-January): Active Listening and Instrument Projects
    Unit 3 (February-April): Guitars
    Unit 4 (May-June): Percussion Instruments
     
    Grade 7:
    Unit 1 (September-November): Keyboards
    Unit 2 (November-January): Active Listening and Style Projects
    Unit 3 (February-April): Opera and Musicals
    Unit 4 (May-June): Percussion Instruments
     
    Grade 8:
    Unit 1 (September-November): Keyboards
    Unit 2 (November-January): Active Listening and CD Projects
    Unit 3 (February-April): Guitars
    Unit 4 (May-June): Percussion Instruments