Curriculum Overview

  • Throughout the year, 1st grade students will be developing the following musical concepts and skills through movement, singing, instrumental, and composition activities and games. Students will have opportunities to work and create individually as well as in groups. Feelings of respect, equality, and individual voice will be fostered in all units.

    • Steady Beat
    • How Music Makes Me Feel
    • Simple Rhythmic Notation (Ta, Ta-di, Rest)
    • High and Low Sounds (Sol, Mi, La)
    • Form and Patterns
    • Instrument Identification
    • Dynamics and Tempo
    • Improvising and Composing

Important Information