Composing in the classroom
Grade 1 compossed "roller coaster"songs and practiced using thier voices in high and low voices with their partners. Pictures can be found on the pictures/video page.
Grade 2 composed 8 beat rhythms using half notes and practiced clapping them with their partner. pictures/video page
Grade 4 began thier composition projects this week by beginning to work in their groups and started composing the rhythm for their melodies.
Grade 5 composed rhythmic patterns in compound meter to the song "Skin and Bones" and performed it with rhythm instruments with the song.