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5th Grade Music

What we do:

  • Music is taught for 1 hour/week throughout the school year in middle school.   
  • Explorations of rhythm, melody, form, harmony, timbre, expression, and movement
  • Playing and composing for Orff instruments
  • Choral performance

How we do it:

  • Play instruments, sing, movement
  • Listen, create
  • Performance and reflection
  • Inspire students’ creativity by sparking the imagination and artistic voices
  • Through a student-centered process of learning, practice and reflection, music is a central component of the middle school experience