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Third Grade Lesson Plans for Music Subjects

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Merging Music with Language Arts Common Core

The students will be able to identify storyline and contractions in the song “Tie a Yellow Yellow Ribbon” lyrics, as they experience a steady beat, use rhythm instruments and sing on pitch: 1st Day: Introduce the song lyrics identifying the meaning of …

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Subjects:

Common Core, Language Arts, Music  

Grades:

2, 3  

“Onomatopoeia Rita” is an active percussion poem for kinesthetic and auditory learners

Title – “Onomatopoeia Rita” By – Mary Mills Primary Subject – Language Arts Secondary Subjects – Music Introduction: This poem is a great way to have kinesthetic and auditory learners participate in active poetry which features onomatopoeia. Each segment of audience/class can …

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Subjects:

Art, Language Arts, Music  

Grades:

3, 4, 5  

Bullying Skit with Music

Lesson Plan Title: Bullying skit with music. Concept / Topic To Teach: Bullying General Goal(s): To help students identify the different types of bullying. Required Materials: The song “Walk in my Shoes” and people for the skit. And a source for the …

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Subject:

Music  

Grades:

2, 3, 4, 5, 6  

Using rhythm instruments with a story!

This lesson plan is designed to teach students the concept of rhythm in a song, by listening to music and playing instruments to represent actions. The goal of this lesson plan is for students to learn how to keep a beat with …

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Subject:

Music  

Grades:

K, 1, 2, 3  

Piano Singing Game

Title – Music Mum Ball Game by – Michele Ramstetter Subject – Music Grade Level – 3-6 With his/her back to the class, a student sits at the piano and plays a melody. The other students sit on their desk and toss …

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Subject:

Music  

Grades:

3, 4, 5, 6  

Musical Instrument Fortune Tellers

Title – Musical Instrument Fortune Tellers By – carla worrell Primary Subject – Music Secondary Subjects – Music Grade Level – 2-5 My 2nd-5th grades usually do a unit on Instruments in the Orchestra and then take a field trip to the …

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Subject:

Music  

Grades:

2, 3, 4, 5  

Listen, Listen for a clue

Title – Listen, Listen for a clue By – Nancy Kilpin Primary Subject – Music Secondary Subjects – Language Arts Grade Level – K-3 Do you have students who have a problem listening? This will quickly get their attention and they will …

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Subjects:

Language Arts, Music  

Grades:

K, 1, 2, 3  

A reinforcer between lessons

Title – A reinforcer between lessons By – Merry Holl Primary Subject – Music Secondary Subjects – Grade Level – K-5 This is something simple that can be done when moving from one lesson to another. It can also be used when …

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Subject:

Music  

Grades:

K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5  

Music Tag

Title – Music Tag By – Jamie Shaw Primary Subject – Music Secondary Subjects – Health / Physical Education Grade Level – 3-6 Objective: Identifying instrument families My 5th and 6th grade girls made up this musical variation of tag. You will …

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Subjects:

Music, P.E. & Health  

Grades:

3, 4, 5, 6  

Instrument making

Title – Instrument making By – Kaja Primary Subject – Music Secondary Subjects – Grade Level – 3-6 Instrument making You can have fun making simple instruments with children. For example cutting the ends of straws in a “V” shape, flattening them …

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Subject:

Music  

Grades:

3, 4, 5, 6  

8 days on Deafness and American Sign Language

Title – 8 days on Deafness and American Sign Language By – Kindall Nelson Primary Subject – Language Arts Secondary Subjects – Math, Social Studies, Music, Art Grade Level – 2-4 This is an integrated unit plan consisting of five classroom subjects …

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Subjects:

Art, Language Arts, Math, Music, Social Studies  

Grades:

2, 3, 4  

This note value idea is called “Whole Note Pizza”

  Title – Note Value Pizza By – Libby Crawford Primary Subject – Music Grade Level – K-4 I call this idea the “whole note pizza.” The kindergartners especially love this idea. Make a pizza having four slices to teach a whole …

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Subject:

Music  

Grades:

K, 1, 2, 3, 4  

In this listening idea, students write an 8-page story booklet inspired by the mood of eight songs

Title – Listening Storybook By – Patrick Heber Primary Subject – Music Secondary Subjects – Language Arts, Art Grade Level – 3-5 Materials needed: 8 instrumental songs of choice that have various moods CD Player Paper Procedure: Each student is given two …

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Subjects:

Art, Language Arts, Music  

Grades:

3, 4, 5  

Here is an instrument activity with an apple theme

  Title – An Apple Themed Instrument Activity By – Rosemary Shaw Primary Subject – Music Grade Level – 1-4 This easy and fun lesson will help students learn to feel the beat. It is flexible in instrumentation, from non-pitched to pitched, …

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Subject:

Music  

Grades:

1, 2, 3, 4  

Here students add a sentence to the character development paragraph in front of them, and then switch chairs

Title – Musical Story By – Angela Baker Primary Subject – Language Arts Secondary Subjects – Music Grade Level – 3 – 5  Estimated Time – One and a Half Hours Materials: A piece of paper for each student A pencil for …

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Subjects:

Language Arts, Music  

Grades:

3, 4, 5  

Compare the emotions and instruments of “Under the Sea”‘ and “Canon in D” in this lesson

  Title – Listening By – Jocelyn Dubs Primary Subject – Music Grade Level – 2-4 Songs being taught: “Under the Sea”, “Canon in D” done by various artists Time allotment: 40 min Materials needed: CD, CD player, pictures of different instruments …

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Subject:

Music  

Grades:

2, 3, 4  

This introduction to vocal control is a hummmmm-dinger

  Title – Finding the Singing Voice By – Jess Buice Primary Subject – Music Grade Level – 3-6  Before asking students to turn pitches into sound, it seems only natural to show them how to produce this sound, as a choir, …

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Subject:

Music  

Grades:

3, 4, 5, 6  

This idea uses hide-and-seek to teach dynamics

Title – Hot/Cold Style Game to teach Dynamics By – Becky Wilsford Primary Subject – Music Grade Level – 1-4 Introductory Note: I use this game as a follow-up activity to previous lessons on dynamics. The kids beg to play it for …

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Subject:

Music  

Grades:

1, 2, 3, 4  

This lesson teaches intervals and that each note has both a tone and time value

Title – Note time values and intervals follow-up By – Susan Wheeler Primary Subject – Music Grade Level – 2-5 Purpose: To understand that notes have both sound and time value. To reinforce knowledge of eighth notes, quarter notes, half notes and …

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Subject:

Music  

Grades:

2, 3, 4, 5  

Here is a collection of about 10 brief music lesson plans

Note, there are 10 brief lesson plan ideas below: Lesson 1: Share the Music Grade 3. R. Boyer-White, M. Campbelle-duGard, R. de Frece, D. Goodkin, B. Henderson, M. Jothen, C. King, N. Miller, I. Rawlins. Macmillan/McGraw-Hill School Publishing Company., 1995, pg. 24-25. …

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Subject:

Music  

Grades:

1, 2, 3, 4  

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