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.
There will be two all school concerts, one in the winter and one in the spring. Each grade as well as the band and chorus will perform songs learned in class on stage at a local auditorium.