In a Glance
This year in music, students will be learning about the basic elements of music (form, rhythm, melody, harmony, and texture) as well as music history and performing on instruments. Elementary students will focus on the elements of music with a unit on each element as well as learning the basics of instruments such as the ukulele and recorder.
Middle school students will have units in music appreciation including music and health, history of rock and roll, and world music. They will also learn the basics of guitar, piano, and drumming.