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Music and Musical Lesson Plans

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This is a fun way to learn math using the song, “Who Stole the Cookies”

Title – Who Took The Cookies? By – Melanie Wilkerson Primary Subject – Math Secondary Subjects – Music Grade Level – K-3 Element: Rhythm Music Concept: Music can have repeated melody, rhythm and text patterns. Subject Concept: Students can count objects that …

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Subjects:

Math, Music  

Grades:

K, 1, 2, 3  

Diary Writing Rubric

Title – All Aboard! Exploring the Secrets of the Underground Railroad – An Interdisciplinary Unit By – Elizabeth Hodgson and Rachel Vogelpohl Primary Subject – Social Studies Secondary Subjects – Math, Music, Art, Language Arts, Computers / Internet Grade Level – 4 …

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Subjects:

Art, Computers & Internet, Language Arts, Math, Music, Social Studies  

Grade:

4  

Students invent and use a new notation system in this lesson

Title – Creating Your Own Notation System By – Amy Sladowski Primary Subject – Music Secondary Subjects – Art Grade Level – 8-10 Inventing a New Notation System Pre-requisites: The students should learn how read treble and bass clef as well as …

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Subjects:

Art, Music  

Grades:

8, 9, 10  

These acrostic classroom M-U-S-I-C-I-A-N rules, clap-pat-snap to a rap beat

Title – M-U-S-I-C-I-A-N Rap By – Merri Purdy Primary Subject – Music Grade Level – 3-6 Introduction: At the beginning of the new semester, I asked my new students to tell me what it took to be a good music student. I …

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Subject:

Music  

Grades:

3, 4, 5, 6  

Children “skate” to the meter of waltz music in this cold weather idea

Title – Ice Skating in the Classroom! By – Patricia Taylor Primary Subject – Music Secondary Subject – Science Grade Level – K Materials: Large plastic plates ( dinner plate size ) Recording of The Skater’s Waltz Recording of Jingle Bells Note: …

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Subjects:

Music, Science  

Grade:

K  

Here are several Multidisciplinary ideas for teaching about Old Rock ‘N Roll

Title – Old Rock ‘N Roll By – Fannie Sexton Primary Subject – Music Secondary Subjects – Multidisciplinary Grade Level – K-2 Thematic Unit/”Old Rock ‘N Roll” – Introduce unit by describing the 1950 and 1960’s era. (music, dress, drive-ins, etc.) Art …

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Subject:

Music  

Grades:

1, 2  

Here’s a lesson on Pronouns using Music

Title – “Pop Pronouns” By – Laurie Frazier Primary Subject – Language Arts Secondary Subjects – Music Grade Level – 6-8 This is a quick and fun way to review pronouns. After teaching students about personal pronouns, one of the best ways …

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Subjects:

Language Arts, Music  

Grades:

6, 7, 8  

“Acka-Backa Yummy Cracker” teaches note values with a rhyme, a game, and crackers

Title – Acka-Backa Yummy Cracker By – Phyllis Gurnett Primary Subject – Music Grade Level – K-4 Chant the words “Acka Backa Yummy Cracker, Acka Backa BOO, Acka Backa Yummy Cracker, Out Goes You.” This is a game where students get in …

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Subject:

Music  

Grades:

K, 2, 3, 4, 5  

This creative lesson teaches two-digit multiplication and the cha-cha

Title – Two-Digit Multiplication Cha-Cha By – Angela Sanchez and Carol Robinson-Dowd Primary Subject – Math Secondary Subjects – Music Grade Level – 4-5 Motivation: The teacher will (TTW) wear a sombrero in front of the classroom. Lesson Objectives: TSW dance to …

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Subjects:

Math, Music  

Grades:

4, 5  

This activity idea serves as a good introduction to instruments

Title – Intro to Instruments By – Sue Pastorek Primary Subject – Music Secondary Subjects – Grade Level – 4-5 Intro to Instruments Using 20 3×5 cards, glue a picture of a band or orchestra instrument to each one. Number them. Put …

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Subject:

Music  

Grades:

4, 5  

This lesson uses dance as a way of speaking without words

Title – THE ART OF SPEAKING, THROUGH THE EYES OF A DANCER By – TAURUS M. HINES Primary Subject – Language Arts Secondary Subjects – Music (Dance & Movement) Grade Level – 9-12 Objective: To use dance as a way of speaking …

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Subjects:

Language Arts, Music  

Grades:

9, 10, 11, 12  

This is a note/rest 5-up flashcard game idea

Title – Note/Rest 5-Up! By – Elaine Edwards Primary Subject – Music Grade Level – Grade 2 through 6 Note/Rest 5-Up!! Grades: 2 through 6. Objective: Name previously learned notes and rests. Preparation: Prepare 5 flashcards of previously learned notes and rests. …

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Subject:

Music  

Grades:

2, 3, 4, 5, 6  

This 4/4 rhythm activity is a good introduction to canon and part-singing

Title – Rhythm Canon By – Carol Wilmar Primary Subject – Music Secondary Subjects – Language Arts Grade Level – K-5 This activity helps children learn to keep a 4/4 rhythm and is a good introduction to canon and part-singing. The children …

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Subjects:

Language Arts, Music  

Grades:

K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5  

This lesson looks at Appalachian Folk Music and Culture

Title – Appalachian Folk Music By – Carmen Billings Primary Subject – Music Secondary Subjects – Social Studies Grade Level – 4 – 5 Appalachian Folk Music Unit Grades 4 & 5 Goal: To broaden the students appreciation of Appalachian Music and …

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Subjects:

Music, Social Studies  

Grades:

4, 5  

After this activity, students will be able to recite the names of their classmates in rhythm

Title – Names in Rhythm By – Allynne Johnson Primary Subject – Music Grade Level – Grades 3-6 Objective: Students will be able to recite the names of their classmates in rhythm. Activity: Students are placed in a circle. They then begin …

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Subject:

Music  

Grades:

3, 4, 5, 6  

“The Ebeneezer Scrooge Music Experience” is a delightfully clever idea for presenting Christmas music past, present, and future

  Title – Ebeneezer Scrooge Music Experience By – Denise Taylor Primary Subject – Music Grade Level – K- 5 This is an “Ebeneezer Scrooge” experience for music. Start by dressing in a robe and night cap and pretend to be “Ebeneezer …

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Subject:

Music  

Grades:

K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5  

This lesson looks at the Poetry of Music

  Title – Poetry of Music By – Eric Blackman Primary Subject – Language Arts Secondary Subjects – Music Grade Level – 7-9 Concept/Topic to Teach: Poetic Devices General Goal: The learner will respond to various literary genres using interpretive and evaluative …

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Subjects:

Language Arts, Music  

Grades:

7, 8, 9  

In this lesson, students create their own music classification system

Title – Categorizing Music using Information Processing By – Melanie Shaw Primary Subject – Music Secondary Subjects – Language Arts Grade Level – 4-6 LESSON DURATION: 100 minutes (2 class periods) OBJECTIVES: Students will identify characteristics of musical examples Students will develop …

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Subject:

Music  

Grades:

4, 5, 6  

To integrate Music, this section is on making “Rocky Music”

Title – Rocky music By – Scott Dan Subject – Science, Music Grade Level – 1st – 2nd Concept: Rocky Rhythms Grade: 1st Materials: variety of rocks, few pieces of wood (flat), tin cans, folder, any other item that can be used …

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Subjects:

Music, Science  

Grades:

1, 2  

“Oy! Hanukkah!” is a great collection of Chanukah resources and ideas

Title – Oy! Hanukkah! By – Piet Van Allen Primary Subject – Music Grade Level – 3-5 In prior classes, teach “Oh, Hanukkah! Oh, Hanukkah!” and the Dreidel Song to be sung. I found a menorah at a thrift store [they are …

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Subject:

Music  

Grades:

3, 4, 5  

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