Curriculum Overview

  • Throughout the year, 2nd 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
    • Rhythmic Notation (Ta-ah, Half Rests, Ties)
    • Sound Stories and Play-alongs
    • Ostinatos
    • Form and Patterns
    • High and Low (Do, Re)
    • Music and Children's Literature
    • Bar Lines, Measures, and Time Signatures
    • Improvising and Composing

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