5th grade

Recorder Songs DGB

Songs Reveille (Section A) Warm Your Hands (countermelody) See also Recorder Songs & Resources

Sing a Song of Sixpence

Lyrics 1. Sing a song of sixpence, a pocket full of rye. Four and twenty blackbirds baked in a pie. When the pie was opened the birds began to sing; Wasn’t that a dainty dish to set before the king? …

Recorder Songs GBD’

Song In Some Lady’s Garden Trampin’ See also Recorder Songs & Resources

Sibelius lessons

My school has installed the Sibelius music writing program on a few computers that I have in my room. I let the 4th and 5th grade students use it a couple of times per year. I don’t feel like I …

5th / 6th Grade Melody Lessons & Resources

Review Singing Voice High & Low / Up & Down Do-Re-Mi Pentatonic Scale Mi-So-La Absolute note names Recorder notes: GAB Introduce Major Scale Major vs Minor Major & Minor in same song Recorder notes: D,E,C’,D’ Assessments Composition Elements of Music …

Recorder Assessments

Notes G,A,B Written Assessment       Performance Assessment – See Down By the Station Rubrics         Notes E,G,A,B Performance Assessment – See Train’s Off the Track Rubrics        Notes D,G,A,B Performance Assessment – See Down By the Station Rubrics   …

Pre-K / Preschool through 5th Music Lesson Plans

Curricular Charts Pre-K Lessons K-5 Instruments of the Orchestra K – Celebrations K – Melody K – Rhythm 1st – Melody 1st – Rhythm 2nd – Melody 2nd – Rhythm 3rd – Melody 3rd – Rhythm 4th – Melody 4th …

5th / 6th Grade Rhythm Lessons & Resources

Review quarter note, quarter rest eighth notes, eighth rest (see quarter & eighth note resources) half note, half rest whole note, whole rest dotted half note dotted quarter note sixteenth notes, sixteenth rest syncopation (eighth-quarter-eighth pattern) meter in 2 & …

Orchestra – 5th grade

In 5th grade, we do a quick Orchestra review before the Ethnomusicology lesson, followed by the Invented Instrument unit. For the Orchestra review lesson, I begin by meeting the students in the hallway and explain that every student will receive …

Ezekiel Saw the Wheel

Lyrics Ezekiel saw the wheel Way up in the middle of the air Ezekiel saw the wheel Way in the middle of the air. See also Spirituals partner songs songs with whole notes recorder songs DGAB recorder songs GAB pentatonic …

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