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Sixth Grade Lesson Plans for Music Subjects

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Here “Dominotes” and “Musical Blackjack” are played

  Title – Dominotes/Musical Blackjack By – Meegan Coleman Primary Subject – Music Secondary Subjects – Math Grade Level – Grades 4 – 8 “Dominotes” Although this requires a lot of creative art prep on your part, these are games that can …

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Subjects:

Math, Music  

Grades:

4, 5, 6, 7, 8  

Don’t be a “denominator hater” ’cause “Adding Fractions Rap” is in the house!

Title – Adding Fractions Rap By – Antionette B. Kimball Primary Subject – Math Secondary Subject – Music Grade Level – 5-7 Note: Toni Kimball is a retired math teacher and an indi music artist. She has graciously allowed us to share …

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Subjects:

Math, Music  

Grades:

5, 6, 7  

This particular lesson plan involves writing a rap song!

Title – Write a Rap SongBy – Bob Urbani Grade: 6-8 Raps are talk songs. They are not sung; they are spoken. They have a very heavy beat and a lot of rhyme. Behind the speaker of a rap, there might be …

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Subject:

Music  

Grades:

6, 7, 8  

This idea will have your students listening carefully to the musical “words” of Miles Davis

Title – Listening Carefully to Miles Davis By – Miriam Graham Primary Subject – Music Secondary Subjects – Language Arts Grade Level – 4-6 Materials needed: CD ( Kind of Blue ) with Miles Davis’ ” So What “ paper pencils Introduction: …

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Subjects:

Language Arts, Music  

Grades:

4, 5, 6  

“Who Wants to be a Music Master?” is the title of this lesson idea – Music Trivia

  Title – Who Wants to be a Music Master? By – Katie Marshall Primary Subject – Music Secondary Subjects – Music Grade Level – 3-7 Preparation – Get a variety of multiple-choice questions. On the board write 1-10 vertically on each …

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Subject:

Music  

Grades:

3, 4, 5, 6, 7  

Student art illustrates a patriotic song in this holiday slide show idea

  Title – Pictures say a 1000 words By – Nancy Sunday Primary Subject - Music, Art Secondary Subjects –   Grade Level – K-6  Objective: To illustrate a patriot song through a student created art slide show for a patriotic holiday event …

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Subjects:

Art, Music  

Grades:

K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6  

This multiple intelligence scavenger hunt can help you form cooperative groups

  Title – Getting to know you scavenger hunt By – Diane Hamilton, Rochester City Schools Primary Subject – Music Grade Level – 3-6 Objective: To learn how students learn best (multiple intelligences) and form cooperative groups based on interests Materials: Scavenger …

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Subject:

Music  

Grades:

3, 4, 5, 6  

Here’s an idea for teaching about “Women in Music”

Title – Women in Music By – Michael Wheeler Primary Subject – Music Secondary Subjects – Grade Level – 6-7 This lesson plan helps develop the awareness of women in popular music. Materials: Cher’s song “Believe”; Aretha Franklin’s Song “Respect”; Gloria Estefan’s …

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Subject:

Music  

Grades:

6, 7  

“Music Math” teaches order of operations using note values

Title – Music Math By – Dawn Moore Primary Subject – Math Secondary Subjects – Music Grade Level – 4-6 Music Math is a great way to reinforce math skills while learning and reinforcing notes and note values. I usually use this …

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Subjects:

Math, Music  

Grades:

4, 5, 6  

Yuma bats and Clapper Rails Unit Introduction

Title – The Amazing Yuma Bat and Clapper Rail Unit Plan By – Brenda E. Wilson Primary Subject – Science Secondary Subjects – Language Arts, Math, Music, Computers / Internet Grade Level – 6 The Incredible Yuma Bat and Clapper Rail Unit …

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Subjects:

Computers & Internet, Language Arts, Math, Music, Science  

Grade:

6  

This lesson introduces students to musicals

Title – Study of the Musicals By – Cheryl Primary Subject – Music Secondary Subjects – Language Arts Grade Level – 6-8  Procedure: Discuss the musical of your choice with the class. Create a listening worksheet for students to complete while they …

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Subjects:

Language Arts, Music  

Grades:

6, 7, 8  

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  

This is a beginning ballet lesson idea

Title – Beginning Ballet By – Heather Andreson Primary Subject – Health / Physical Education Secondary Subjects – Music Grade Level – K-6 Junior High or High School Students – 1. While stretching, let them listen to music that is currently popular, …

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Subjects:

Music, P.E. & Health  

Grades:

K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6  

This musical picture sentence book Iidea gets students involved in actually listening to a piece of music

Title – Musical Picture Book By – Justin Roberts Primary Subject – Music Grade Level – 4-6 This is a neat way to get students involved in actually listening to a piece of music and “painting” a picture in their mind. This …

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Subject:

Music  

Grades:

4, 5, 6  

This lesson uses an interactive website to teach note identification to beginning band students

Title – Note Identification By – Kari Jo Douglas Primary Subject – Music Secondary Subjects – Computers / Internet Grade Level – 6-8 Teaching Note Identification to beginning band students in the sixth grade using Gagne’s Nine Events of Instruction 1. Gain …

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Subjects:

Computers & Internet, Music  

Grades:

6, 7, 8  

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  

This excellent lesson on the “We Shall Overcome” civil rights anthem teaches the historical power of music

Title – We Are the Freedom Riders By – Stuart Stotts, author of We Shall Overcome: A Song That Changed the World in cooperation with Linda Carpenter Primary Subject – Social Studies Secondary Subject – Music Grade Level – 5-8 Delivery Time …

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Subjects:

Music, Social Studies  

Grades:

5, 6, 7, 8  

This coping with terrorism idea involves making song “puzzles” out of the words from patriotic songs

Title – Patriotic Song Puzzles By – Rosemary Shaw Primary Subject – Music Secondary Subjects – Grade Level – 2-6 My students are eager to learn patriotic songs these days! I chose songs for different grade levels, the youngest learning “America” and …

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Subject:

Music  

Grades:

2, 3, 4, 5, 6  

This lesson is on music that tells a story

Music that Tells a Story by Linda D. Jackson Grades 5 & 6 Materials: CDs a. James Taylor – New Moon Shine (“Frozen Man,” track 5) b. Schubert – Die Erlkoenig c. Tchaikovsky – Overture 1812 (last 3 minutes) 1. Tell students …

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Subject:

Music  

Grades:

5, 6  

Staff Game is a kinetic activity idea for reinforcing the fundamentals of music

Title – Staff Game By – Delma Threadgill Primary Subject – Music Grade Level – 3rd – 8th Initial Note: This is a great activity to reinforce the fundamentals of music. Procedure: Draw a music staff on the floor at one end …

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Subject:

Music  

Grades:

3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8  

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