• What your child does in music class:


    ·        Sings a variety of folk songs



    ·        Listens to all styles of music

    (classical, jazz, symphony, popular, opera, rock n roll, etc.)

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    ·        Moves to music through expressive movement/dances 

    ·        Plays musical learning games 

    ·        Creates music through singing, playing instruments and movement 

    •  Plays rhythm instruments, xylophones, drums, recorders (4th grade) 

    •  Gains understanding of elements of music

    (rhythm, melody, harmony, form, dynamics, tempo, sounds of instruments/voices, and music of other cultures)

    •  Has FUN in music class!