• Overview of Lesson Plans for the Year

    Ongoing:  Textbook and or Unit Songs, recorders, rhythm band, composition, theory, sketching, art projects, K and 1st Coloring Books, Dancing of all styles, circle songs with movements and/or pantomime, rhythmic dictation, Kodaly, Orff, Rhythm sticks, pitch matching, music games, Karaoke, seasonal, student observation, testing, technology, Composers and other educational music videos and lectures, musicals, educational music websites, drama, puppetry and improvisation. special guests, etc.

    August:   Jackson County Fair Art Projects ; singing and instruments; artist and composer of the month; Rules and Procedures: Back to School songs; Cowboy songs; recorders; movement, dance and dramatizations; Grandparents Day Songs and poems; Patriotic, seasonal

    September:   Homecoming pep rally noisemakers, Fair projects, singing and instruments; learn school songs; Back to school songs; Columbus Day music and art

     

    October:  Jackson County Fair; various Fall art projects, Singing and instruments; begin Christmas program music; Patriotic songs; artist and composer of the month; "Rigoletto", "Danse Macabre", "Fantasia"; Fall songs

     

    November:  Veteran's Day program; Thanksgiving Art and music; Christmas program music 

    December:  Christmas program; Christmas sing-a-long; artwork if time

    January: Snowflake making; singing and instruments; on-going music theory; artist and composer of the month; gym dancing

    February/March: Valentine art and music; TMEA; Singing and instruments; Black history music; artist and composer of the month; Dough sculpting; St. Patrick's Day art and music; Irish music; Open house art demo; artist and composer of the month; Karaoke; dough sculpting; Groundhog's day; jump for heart; Dental health

    April/May   Easter art and music; Mother's Day art; 5th Grade showcase; track meet