Music

In 2017 our specialist Music program is taught by Faye Ferry.

Music Curriculum

Below is an outline of the Music curriculum for Term 3.

Prep

In Prep, students will continue learning about beat, pitch, dynamics and tempo through using their voice, creative movement and sound stories. Students will rehearse and perform short instrumental pieces they have learnt on the keyboard.

Years One and Two

In Years One and Two, students will continue learning about the notes of the treble clef. They will have an opportunity to demonstrate their knowledge of pitch by performing a piece on the keyboard. Students will be introduced to drama, including physical body use and warm-up, voice, sharing stories, basic script reading and improvisation.

Year 3/4

In Years 3/4, students will create and record a story to demonstrate their knowledge of dynamics and sound effects in music. They will continue to read music and perform a piece they have learnt on the keyboard. Students will be introduced to drama, including physical body use and warm-up, voice, basic script reading and improvisation.

Year 5/6

In Years 5/6, students will demonstrate their knowledge of pitch by completing a Musical Story. They will also have the opportunity to perform an instrumental piece on the keyboard for the class. Students will be introduced to drama, including physical body use and warm-up, voice, basic script reading and improvisation.