What will we learn this year?
By the end of the year, 5th grade students are expected to be able to...
play recorder using proper posture, technique, and articulation.
perform recorder duets.
identify and apply notation including: pitches, note values, rests, bar lines, measures, clefs, and time signatures.
create an adaptation of a folk song.
create a visual representation of Theme and Variation.
evaluate recorder performances.
explain and discuss Spirituals and their historical significance.
describe military origins and uses of music.
Watch a video about how to count beats.
If your student has misplaced the recorder information letter and/or the order form, you may reprint them from the following links.
What are we learning right now?