Term 1 – Percussion
Students explore different types of percussion with a focus on developing drumming skills and reading drum notation.
Term 2 – Music theory and Instrumental skills
Students learn musical theory including basic notation and chord/instrument diagrams, while using instruments.
Term 3 – Singing, Performing and Song-writing
Students focus on building their singing, performing and song-writing skills, looking at different styles of music, the structure of a song and lyric analysis.
Term 4 – Band
Students use the knowledge and skills they have learned throughout the year to play songs together as a class band focusing on an instrument of their choice.