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Music and Musical Lesson Plans

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A Music staff review game

Music Staff Review Game Grade Level: 4-6 Shelly Stockton This is more of a game than a lesson plan, but I’ve found it extremely effective for teaching treble and bass clef note names. 1. Use masking tape to “design” a large staff …

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Subject:

Music  

Grades:

4, 5, 6  

Here’s a lesson idea on the Musical Styles

Title – A lesson on styles of music by – Kim Subject – Music Grade Level – 2-6 This is a lesson that my students love and find very interesting. I begin by dividing the chalkboard into 25 or so equal sized …

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Subject:

Music  

Grades:

2, 3, 4, 5, 6  

“Rules Rap” is a new way to present first-day music class instructions

Title – Rules Rap By – Diane Hamilton Primary Subject – Music Grade Level – 4-6 Objective: Speak rhythmic speech piece to a steady beat in parts Material: Overhead or handout of Rules Rap Procedure: 1. Ask students to begin an ostinato …

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Subject:

Music  

Grades:

4, 5, 6  

A Music lesson on rhythm through creative movement

Caroline Samoska T255 Teaching Music Song: “The Beaver Song” Musical Element to Teach: Rhythm through Creative Movement – being able to move to the beat. Grade Level: Third Concept: The students will feel the beat in the song and will also move …

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Subjects:

Music, P.E. & Health  

Grade:

3  

A fun circle music game

  Title – Circle Music Game By – Liz Cirone Primary Subject – Music Secondary Subjects – Music Grade Level – 1-5 My students LOVE this game and it’s great for their memory skills, as well. Have the class sit in a …

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Subject:

Music  

Grades:

1, 2, 3, 4, 5  

“Scribble Music” is a great early year, break time or substitute plan

Title – Scribble Music By – Nancy Primary Subject – Music Secondary Subjects – Art Grade Level – K – 5 Introduction: “Scribble Music” is a great early year, break time, or substitute plan. I’ve done this with K – 5 and …

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Subjects:

Art, Music  

Grades:

K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5  

This idea teaches band students how to count eighth notes

  Title – How to Count Eighth Notes By – D Mulligan Primary Subject – Music Grade Level – 6th Grade Objective: Teach 6th Grade band students how to count 8th notes. Materials: Instruments, Music, Pencils Lesson: 8th note subdivision (Ex.: 1 …

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Subject:

Music  

Grade:

6  

This musical idea uses popsicle sticks to create a piece and keep the peace

Title – Popsicle Piece By – Tammy Johnson Primary Subject – Music Secondary Subjects – Language Arts Grade Level – Pre-K – Grade Two Popsicle sticks are a great resource in the music classroom. 1. I use my sticks to create ta’s …

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Subjects:

Language Arts, Music  

Grades:

PreK, K, 1, 2  

This is a low stress spelling game for music and other words

Title – Musical Sparkle By – Joanne Primary Subject – Music Secondary Subjects – Language Arts Grade Level – 2-8 This is a spelling game. You can use music and non-music words. Students stand in a circle or sit on desks. Teacher …

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Subjects:

Language Arts, Music  

Grades:

2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8  

Here are song lyrics for a Veteran’s Day assembly

Title – Veteran’s Day Lyrics By – Christi Woodrow Primary Subject – Music Secondary Subjects – Social Studies Grade Level – 1 – 4 Procedure: This is a great song to sing at a Veteran’s Day Assembly. We sing “ America, the …

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Subjects:

Music, Social Studies  

Grades:

1, 2, 3, 4  

This is a Song that can be used to help teach about

  Title – Song about Simple Machines By – Lisa Keeter Primary Subject – Science Secondary Subjects – Music Grade Level – 3rd grade This is a song that my students and I made up as our review of Simple Machines- sung …

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Subjects:

Music, Science  

Grade:

3  

The question “Does background music affect your writing?” is answered here

Title – Music Mood Creative Writing By – Jennifer Blake Primary Subject – Language Arts Secondary Subject – Music, Science Grade Level – 9-12 Students will understand how background music (as well as other outside influences) affect the mood of a piece …

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Subjects:

Language Arts, Music, Science  

Grades:

9, 10, 11, 12  

In this lesson, jazz inspires students to create a Romare Bearden style collage

Title – Paste Paper Collage By – Nicole Duffy Primary Subject – Art Secondary Subjects – Music Grade Level – 7-12 All That Jazz: Collage in the Style of Romare Bearden Topics: Collage as an art medium Elements and Principles of Design …

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Subjects:

Art, Music  

Grades:

2, 3, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12  

Here is a fun Thanksgiving lesson plan called Musical Turkeys

  Title – Musical Turkey By – Celeste McKenzie Subject – Music, Art Grade Level – PreK Objective: Students will paste specified colors on their turkey, in accordance with the song. Preparation: Using your own hand, trace, with thumb extended and other …

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Subjects:

Art, Music  

Grade:

PreK  

This writing idea connects music to the literature your class is studying

Title – Musical Reaction Writing By – Sadie Truax Primary Subject – Language Arts Secondary Subjects – Music Grade Level – 8-12 Materials: This lesson plan requires that the teacher bring two or more musical selections (cassettes or cds and the appropriate …

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Subjects:

Language Arts, Music  

Grades:

8, 9, 10, 11, 12  

This is a lesson on composing and rhythm

Composing Unit – Rhythm charts by Suzanne Geer Grades 5,6,7,8 Objective – Have students create original rhythm charts. Materials – 1) a variety of rhythm instruments 2) copies of blank rhythm charts 3) a baton for the students to conduct with Students …

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Subject:

Music  

Grades:

5, 6, 7, 8  

Here’s a lesson on patterns in music

Title – What’s That Pattern? By – Jennifer Dalke Subject – Music, Language Arts, Math Grade Level – 4-5 What’s That Pattern? Learning Standards: 25.A.2c, 25.B.2, 26.B.2c, 27.A.2b Integrated Subjects: Math, Language Arts Instructional Goals: * Students will begin to understand how …

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Subjects:

Language Arts, Math, Music  

Grades:

4, 5  

Here’s an idea for teaching about theme and variation in music

  Title – Theme and Variations By – Susie Primary Subject – Music Secondary Subjects – Art Grade Level – 2-6 In this lesson, students will create a visual theme and variations while listening to the Mozart variations of “Twinkle, Twinkle Little …

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Subjects:

Art, Music  

Grades:

2, 3, 4, 5, 6  

In this final project idea, students create a band complete with song and CD cover

Title – Create-A-Band By – Alison Primary Subject – Music Grade Level – 7-12 For a final project in my class, students have to create a band. This includes: a profile about the band members, a song, a CD cover, an advertisement …

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Subject:

Music  

Grades:

7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12  

This game is for helping students memorize note names

Title – GAME-Notation Racing: memorizing note names By – Tom Hitt Primary Subject – Music Secondary Subjects – Grade Level – grades 4-5 Notation Racing Purpose- to practice memorizing the names of the lines and spaces of the treble (or bass) clef …

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Subject:

Music  

Grades:

4, 5  

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