Term 3 Overview
PP- Year 1 will be continuing to develop their understanding of the musical elements as they play, move and sing songs and games in class. They use body percussion and instruments.
Year 2 are beginning to learn songs for their musical in term 4. They will begin to use basic stagecraft as they move around the ‘stage’.
Year 3 and Year 4 have begun to use the recorder in class. They will learn basic techniques to playing the recorder and develop their understanding of musical notation, the elements of music and aural concepts as they play and perform music.
Year 5 are learning about different styles of music and are enjoying learning some Latin music.
Year 6 children are learning about the development of musical notation as we know it today. They are exploring Medieval music and working in small groups to compose and notate melodies and accompaniments.