Stage 1 Unit of Work

An introductory unit for stage 1 to explore all concepts of music in a low pressure environment.

Image by Kristine Tanne

Lesson One

Students play games and sing, focusing on compositional skills.

Lesson Two

Students focus on building a working understanding of beat and pulse.

Kid Jumping Trampoline
Dumming

Lesson Three

Students focus on building a working understanding of beat and pulse as a seperate concept from rhythm.

Lesson Four

students focus on applying their knowledge of beat and rhythm by learning a song and accompanying themselves on instruments 

Tambourine Playing
Singer

Lesson Five

students expand their performance of a song, adding more instruments and relying on memory

Lesson Six

students finish the term with a series of music games and revision of their songs

Music Class