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Film Music Project - Booklet, lessons & resources

Film Music Project - Booklet, lessons & resources

Film Music Project suitable for Year 7 or Year 8 students. The first two lessons are based on learning how to play a series of differentiated leitmotifs on the keyboard, followed by four lessons working on creating music on GarageBand (or similar software) to accompany a Harry Potter Film Clip. This pack includes 6 lesson powerpoints, two worksheets, and a work booklet for students to use.
kn0854
Music Decor - AQUA AND GRAY - Curwen Solfege Hand Signs, Diatonic & Chromatic

Music Decor - AQUA AND GRAY - Curwen Solfege Hand Signs, Diatonic & Chromatic

Looking for a way to spruce up your room this year? Look no further! The Aqua and Gray collection is for you! When you add a music teacher decoration set your room will shine! This set provides you with solfege posters for your room with the Curwen solfege hand signs! I have included diatonic and chromatic signs in both landscape and portrait versions. The set also includes 4 different skin tones - mix and match as you please! This is included in the Aqua and Gray Music Decor Bundle Included in this File (Download the preview for a closer look at each!): • Solfege hand sign posters in portrait (4 skin tones). • Solfege hand sign posters in landscape (4 skin tones) • Blank versions for you to edit to your needs. • Chromatics with several variations (download preview for more details and list of pitches). • All in 4 per page versions too.
pitchpublications
The Beatles

The Beatles

Seven Beatles songs analysed, including the four songs from ‘Revolver’ which are Edexcel A level set works: Eleanor Rigby Here, There and Everywhere I Want to Tell You Tomorrow Never Knows Love Me Do A Hard Day’s Night A Day in the Life Suitable for A level and GCSE listening. Includes a scheme of work on the Beatles for younger pupils.
chrisgillmusic
Chord Sequence for Song Writing

Chord Sequence for Song Writing

This is an introductory Lesson on Chord Sequences to start your songwriting project with any year group. I have tried it with KS3 and 4, but also some KS5 students had a good look at it in order to start their. PPT, SmartBoard, word and PDF document. No learning objectives this time as this is a one off. Look for the whole scheme of work if you like. Please add comments and tell me how you would like me to develop that e.g. songs in different tonalities. Thanks nadir4music
nadir4music
Year 7 Band Project Unit

Year 7 Band Project Unit

Band Project Unit suitable for Year 7 students based on learning the four chords (C, G, Am, F) on the keyboard, and an ensemble performance assessment. This pack includes 5 lesson powerpoints, 4 song sheets, and a work booklet for the students to use.
kn0854
Shape of you - Ed Sheeran

Shape of you - Ed Sheeran

Get the class to play the riff from Ed Sheeran’s - Shape of you! Music for: Piano/Tuned percussion Guitar Bass guitar Ukulele Boomwhackers Have fun :) NOT in the original key
iamsomewhere
GCSE Music 9-1 Blank Mind Map - Use whilst practising listening

GCSE Music 9-1 Blank Mind Map - Use whilst practising listening

Music Listening and Appraising. A blank generic mind map linked to a specific colour-code used for all the resources I develop. Developed for use with GCSE Music 9-1 Pearson Edexcel but suitable for general use. Print on A4 or A3 or use as a flip-chart for class listening and student led discussion. Save the flip-chart and share with students for personal revision.
tinyclanger
Introduction to Band Work - Another Day in Paradise. Includes chords, tabs, lyrics & explanations

Introduction to Band Work - Another Day in Paradise. Includes chords, tabs, lyrics & explanations

This is a great project for classes who are being introduced to band work for the first time. You can teach all of the parts of this song including the ostinato line, chords on the piano and ukulele, lyrics for singers. There is also a very clear structure for bands to follow as well as lessons on how to play a chord and follow a chord structure. When teaching this topic as a whole class, student are very often able to go into bands and put the parts together as a rock/pop band. I always teach this as the final topic for my Year 8s at the end of the Summer Term ready for Year 9.
bhowe
Listening Diary - Key Stage 3 Music

Listening Diary - Key Stage 3 Music

Start every lesson with some listening! In my KS3 lessons we start every lesson by listening to a piece of music related to what we are studying. Students have “listening diary” booklets, and are asked the same questions each time - what instruments can you hear? What is the genre? Then for each piece there will be a question about the elements of music “eg how would you describe the dynamics?” and a “bonus question” about anything you like! This resource includes 2 listening diaries, one suggested for Y7 and one for Y8 and 9. They are similar, but with different profile questions at the start. Students have this booklet all year to keep track of their listening. I usually print mine out black and white to save colour printing. Also included is an example powerpoint slide. I start every one of my KS3 lessons with a slide like this. Feel free to modify and use as you like!
danielpate
The Greatest Showman 10 minute medley

The Greatest Showman 10 minute medley

This is a 10 minute medley that I have edited and produced. It would be great for a school performance or an assembly activity. The songs included (in order) are: The greatest show, Million Dreams, This is Me and Come Alive. There are 3 files to this resource: The Song Sheet the lyrics are in two colours, Black for solo singing parts that can be split to suit your group and Blue for the ensemble parts. The Medley MP3 This is a medley arranged by myself, it is a backing track but the original singers remain for the ensemble parts just to give the kids a bit of help. The Medley with singing MP3 I have recorded the song with vocals to show where the solo parts come in. I performed this medley with KS1 and Lower KS2 children. I split the solo parts into 3-4 lines each child, either alone or in little groups. They had no trouble learning their parts and the added ensemble vocals gave the volume needed for the big chorus parts. Please leave a review and happy singing!
rosie_m
PROCESSIONS Women’s Suffrage, democracy and gender equality exploration

PROCESSIONS Women’s Suffrage, democracy and gender equality exploration

Inspired by the ideas, themes and history behind PROCESSIONS https://www.processions.co.uk/, our aim is for this resource to be a starting point for your pupils/students to explore and learn about the history of Women’s Suffrage, democracy and gender equality. We have created some simple and easy to follow activities to include in your teaching plans, which will encourage your pupils/students to develop historical knowledge and awareness of Women’s Suffrage as well as offering an opportunity to discuss gender equality within today’s context. Activities encourage responses through discussion, movement, debate, music and visual art. The resources are primarily designed for Years 5-8 in England and Wales, Years 6-9 in Northern Ireland and P6-S2 in Scotland, but they’re easily accessible for lower and upper age ranges. We want to encourage your pupils/students to explore their own views and opinions on gender equality today, as well as gaining an understanding about the importance of democracy and using your vote. Only 57% of 18-19-year olds voted in the last election (source YouGov website) and we want this project to encourage young people to vote in the future and inspire them to have their voice heard. This resource pack provides creative ideas as to how to work with your pupils/students. It is modular so it can be followed through from beginning to end or activities can be picked out and used individually. At times you might work with the class as a whole and at other times you may task smaller groups with the different activities provided. We have suggested subject links as part of each activity to help make useful connections with your teaching plans. These activities when paired with our banner-making toolkits will give your students/pupils stimuli and inspiration for the content of their banners. We would love schools to take part in the PROCESSIONS on the 10th of June, but acknowledge that this may not be possible for all, so we want to stress that this pack can be used before or after the event and used to inspire pupils, students and teachers using the themes and ideas behind PROCESSIONS. Produced by Artichoke and commissioned by 14-18 NOW, the UK’s arts programme for the First World War centenary, PROCESSIONS will commemorate 100 years since the first women in the UK won the vote. On Sunday 10th June 2018, thousands of women and girls, those who identify as women and non- binary individuals, will form four epic processions in the four political capitals of the UK – Belfast, Cardiff, Edinburgh and London. Given green, white or violet to wear, the colours of the suffrage movement whose initials stood for “Give Women Votes”, they will together create waves of colour as they celebrate the centenary of women’s suffrage.
louise_dennison1
Sample Composition Inspiration Card

Sample Composition Inspiration Card

Try this free sample Composition Inspiration Card before buying the full set of 30 additional cards. The set will give your students the ideas and inspiration they need to start composing their own pieces of music. Each card features an interesting photo and ideas about which sounds might be heard within the music. The cards also contain a selection of challenges; students can choose one (or more!) to incorporate into their piece. These include rhythms, melodies, key signatures, time signatures, intervals and more. The full set is available here: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/composition-inspiration-cards-11901942?theme=0
TeachingWEase
Composition Inspiration Cards

Composition Inspiration Cards

This set of 30 cards will give your students the ideas and inspiration they need to start composing their own pieces of music. Each card features an interesting photo and ideas about which sounds might be heard within the music. The cards also contain a selection of challenges; students can choose one (or more!) to incorporate into their piece. These include rhythms, melodies, key signatures, time signatures, intervals and more. Download the free sample card here: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/sample-composition-inspiration-card-11901946
TeachingWEase
These Days - Rudimental feat. Jess Glynne group performance

These Days - Rudimental feat. Jess Glynne group performance

Group Performance of the song These Days by Rudimental feat. Jess Glynne. It contains parts for Keyboard (melody & chords), Xylophone, Guitar chords, Ukulele chords, 3 bass guitar parts, Piano, Flute, Clarinet/Trumpet and Eb Alto Sax. EDIT: Now contains both Sibelius 7 and Sibelius 5 files.
lospolloshermana
Elements of Music

Elements of Music

A list of key words relating to the different elements of music, focused on the kind of questions that would appear on the Listening and Appraising section of the new Edexcel Music GCSE and A level course. These can be used as posters or revision handouts.
k_tewkesbury1
Infographic on Reggae Music

Infographic on Reggae Music

Infographic poster on Reggae music. Great to open a lesson on Reggae Music, explain some origins and features in a quiz format without formally telling the students. I do this in teams, 30 second timers for each person, remember as much as you can and you feedback to the team. Answers: Origins in Jamaica, Lyrics about Poverty/Struggle/Oppression/Love, Simple chords, Heavy Bass, Still popular today, In 4/4 time, use of syncopation, Island Records - Big reggae label, Peter Tosh, Bob Marley, Legend sold over 33+ million records, combination of Ska and Rock Steady, Regular festivals attended by over 2000 people, Links to rastafarianism.
jonyrids
KS3 Perfect Lead Sheet

KS3 Perfect Lead Sheet

Lead sheet for Ed Sheeran’s Perfect. Suitable for KS3 Contains Ukulele chords/ Piano Chords. First Verse/Pre-chorus/Chorus.
jonyrids
KS3 Counting Stars Lead Sheet

KS3 Counting Stars Lead Sheet

Lead sheet for Counting stars by One Republic. Contains ukulele chord diagrams, piano chord diagrams, first verse/chorus/pre-chorus lyrics.
jonyrids
Water Music - Composition Activity Resources

Water Music - Composition Activity Resources

Children will discover how Debussy was inspired by water before using the pentatonic scale to compose and perform their own compositions that portray a journey of water in the impressionistic style of Debussy on keyboards or tuned percussion. 11 Slides include: An opening quote based around depicting our everyday lives in music Lesson objective An introduction to Debussy, impressionism and the pentatonic scale Appraising task (4 short excerpts of Debussy’s piano music) Composition task steps to success Images of the ‘calm’ and ‘rapid’ water motifs Examples of children’s graphic scores which represent a journey of water Worksheets: ‘Calm’ and ‘rapid’ water motifs sheet music Supplementary writing sheet for the appraising task Audio files (MP3): 4 short excerpts of Debussy’s piano music that portray the flow of water: The Sunken Cathedral Goldfish Reflections in the Water Gardens in the Rain Starter/appraising task: After a brief introduction to Debussy, his compositional style and the pentatonic scale, the children will get the opportunity to listen to four excerpts of Debussy’s piano music. Depending on the children’s age, they can either use the supplementary worksheet to write about how Debussy has used the elements of music to portray either calm or rapid water or this can simply be a discussion. Composition activity: The children will use the ‘Calm’ and ‘rapid’ pentatonic motifs sheet and incorporate these, as well as their own, into a composition for keyboard or tuned percussion that portrays the journey of water. Children can work alone or as a duet, which can then be turned into a whole class performance where one group’s composition blends into another. Plenary/next steps The children will be given the opportunity to perform, listen to other group’s performances and appraise each other’s performances. They can also be given the opportunity to create a graphic score to represent the journey of water depicted in their compositions. This is an extremely easy resource to use and has produced some beautiful compositions and outstanding performances from the children in my classes. It can be used in a single lesson or for introducing a full unit on Debussy, impressionism and the pentatonic scale.
TomMatthias
A  'feel good' Song for KS1-KS2 Spring Assemblies

A 'feel good' Song for KS1-KS2 Spring Assemblies

This easy to learn song is perfect for rounding off a Class Assembly or just to sing in it’s own right. It comes with lyric sheet, backing track and vocal track. There is also a basic piano score for you to play if you prefer. The song is very catchy and you will have all the children wanting more. They could even add their own verses: What do we see? What can we do?
myrabarretto
Fusion SoW

Fusion SoW

I use this at the end of Year 9 to introduce some Music GCSE set works to the students.
hannyp85
Rap SOW

Rap SOW

A 6 week lesson on Rap. I have resources for practical and if needed please send me an email and I will provide the link as cannot sell on here.
hannyp85
Joseph Haydn Activities: Listening Maps, Glyphs, & Writing Prompts

Joseph Haydn Activities: Listening Maps, Glyphs, & Writing Prompts

This set of Franz Joseph Haydn printables are useful for Composer of the Month activities, sub plans, and for incorporating writing. Almost all pages contain a coloring or drawing element and there are listening maps, glyphs, and a writing prompt for the “Surprise Symphony,” “The Clock,” and “The Joke.” A word search is also included for early finishers and there are answer keys and sample answers for subs to reference as well as a brief description of each listening piece. Check out the preview to see what’s included. Included: •Table of Contents & Ideas for Use •Haydn Bio •Coloring page with bio •Coloring page with fill-in-the-blanks bio •Coloring page of Haydn with birth and death dates •Brief information sheet about the following 3 pieces •Surprise Symphony •Listening map •Listening glyph •Writing prompt with illustration boxes •The Clock •Listening map •Listening glyph •Writing prompt with illustration boxes •The Joke •Listening map •Listening glyph •Writing prompt with illustration boxes •Haydn Word Search
SillyOMusic
5-Note Scale Warm-Up: 3D Foldable for Beginning Band (Concert Bb)

5-Note Scale Warm-Up: 3D Foldable for Beginning Band (Concert Bb)

This is a fun five-note scale warmup to help elementary/beginning band students learn the first five notes of the concert Bb scale. It comes with folding pages that can be folded in half for assessing students on scales, and it comes in a 3D folding prism where students can practice their scales in one of three ways! The folding sheets can hang off the top of a music stand. One side asks students to write in measure numbers and note names. The other side is the scale for their instrument, without any note names or clues. The double folding sheet can be turned into a triangular prism and can rest on the music stand. One side has students number the measures and label the note names. The second side has the scale which students can play from with no clues. The third side has a blank staff where students draw their notes onto the staff. This is a great tool for differentiation because students can read from the side that meets their needs. Check out the preview to see all of the worksheets. Pages and Instruments Include: •Ideas for Use •Single Fold Warm-Up Sheets •Double Fold Warm-Up Sheets •Flute, Oboe •Clarinet, Trumpet •Alto Sax, Baritone Sax •Tenor Sax •French Horn •Bassoon, Baritone, Euphonium, Trombone •Tuba •Mallets •Blank Template
SillyOMusic
Havana - Classroom Performance

Havana - Classroom Performance

Provided in this bundle is a PDF containing: A lead sheet (melody and chords) for both keyboard and guitar (TAB) The piano riff for piano, guitar and bass Guitar chords There is also a PowerPoint presentation containing nine different musical concepts which can be taught through this class performance (e.g. broken chord, riff, etc.). The PowerPoint focuses in on the particular moment in which the concept is found and provides a simple explanation.
SheikhandRattle
Rondo or Theme and Variation Composition Assignment

Rondo or Theme and Variation Composition Assignment

This is an assignment I created for a group of year 11’s to make a composition in either Rondo or Theme and Variation form. This includes the powerpoint, worksheets for each stage of the composition, instruction on how to use the website noteflight, and a variety of assessment techniques including peer assessment, self reflections, one point rubrics for performance and composition.
andrea_lynn_miller
Concert Bb Scale | Speed Note Naming | Full Scale Flash Worksheets

Concert Bb Scale | Speed Note Naming | Full Scale Flash Worksheets

This is a fun music activity to help reinforce note identification and increase reading fluency for notes in the concert Bb scale. It’s great for elementary/beginning band students and contains 46-pages of speed trials (similar to Mad Minute) where students can compete against the clock, each other, or themselves! Check out the preview to see what’s included. Answer keys are also in the set in case you need them for sub plans or you’d like students to check their work. I also have a set of the first 5 notes of the scale for 1st-year band in my shop. Instrument Groups Include: •C Treble (flute, oboe, mallets) •C Bass (baritone, euphonium, bassoon, trombone) •C Bass Low (tuba) •Bb (clarinet, trumpet) •Bb high (tenor sax) •Eb (alto/bari sax) •F (French horn) Each Set of Instrument Groups Include: •Ideas for competitive use •2 pitch identification sheets with whole notes •2 pitch identification sheets with whole, half, and quarter notes •2 sheets where students draw-in the notes •4 blank templates for you or the student to create their own worksheet
SillyOMusic
Creating an EDM track online

Creating an EDM track online

This is a comprehensive 6 week course for Key Stage 3 in which they will: Recognise and describe EDM (Electronic Dance Music) Use an online DAW (Soundtrap) to create a track of music (sequencing loops) Use MIDI a device correctly Upload their track online to share it with others in their year for constructive comments The extensive PowerPoint covers every aspect of these aims and guides the class through each required stage. Having developed and run this course a couple of times I can honestly say that students have really connected with and enjoyed these 6 lessons. It has served me particularly well during the final term when the focus and attention of some students in KS3 is lacking…! Perfect for the end of term. If you do not have access to MIDI devices you can still run the course! You can use the keyboard provided with Soundtrap. Everything has been embedded into the PowerPoint (videos and mp3). However, in case any links are broken I have included all required videos and mp3s.
SheikhandRattle
Famous Musicians Top Trumps Card Game set of 27 Music Lesson Starter Plenary

Famous Musicians Top Trumps Card Game set of 27 Music Lesson Starter Plenary

Set of 27 Famous Musician Top Trumps cards featuring artists, designers and inventors. Includes a page of ‘backs’ so you can print back to back, double sided. Pdf and Publisher files included to make it easier to print/display. They should print out the correct size for the smaller laminaing pouch card sizes if you wanted to laminate them. Useful as a starter or end activity.
mikedean
Music Colouring Pages: Instrument Families of the Orchestra | Music Colouring Sheets

Music Colouring Pages: Instrument Families of the Orchestra | Music Colouring Sheets

These zentangle-inspired, colouring sheets of musical instruments of the orchestra are perfect for early finishers and sub plans. They are a coloring activity for students needing to wind down. I’ve just added bonus pages, where students label the instruments in each instrument family (see thumbnail above). April 2, 2018 These are great worksheets/activities to use and reuse in your substitute plans because you can color them differently every time. Students can get pretty creative with how they color and texture each page.They will look fabulous on your music bulletin board! There are 42 instrument/family pages and 2 versions of each colouring sheet: The instrument image The instrument image with question boxes where students write in: -Name of instrument -Instrument family Included: •Table of Contents & Coloring Ideas •Brass Family •Baritone •Cornet •French horn •Trombone •Tuba •Woodwind Family •Alto saxophone •Baritone saxophone •Bass clarinet •Bassoon •Clarinet •English horn •Flute •Oboe •Piccolo •Tenor saxophone •Percussion Family •Bass drum •Chime tree/mark tree •Cymbals •Gong •Marimba •Snare drum •Tambourine •Timpani •Triangle •Tubular bells/chimes •String family •Cello •Double bass •Viola •Violin •Keyboard family •Celesta •Piano •Harpsichord •Pipe organ
SillyOMusic
Ave Maria (Flexi-Band Score & Parts)

Ave Maria (Flexi-Band Score & Parts)

Schubert’s ‘Ave Maria’ is another great arrangement in a rock/pop ballad style for Flexi-Band and Orchestras and Bands of all sizes. Strong melodic lines using Schubert’s famous vocal themes together with modern harmony supported by a robust rhythm section make this suitable for any combination of players. A fantastic way to introduce your band and audience to one of the most famous pieces ever composed for voice! Also ideal for ensemble examination purposes. The Flexi-Band Classical Pop Series allows conductors to mix and match orchestration to meet available resources. Piano, Drum Kit, Rhythm Guitar and Bass Guitar provide strong harmonic and rhythmical support for common combinations of C, Bb, Eb, F, Treble/Viola/Bass Clef instruments including lead guitar and Nuvo instruments. More titles available from www.paulbarkermusic.com Copyright © 2018 Paul Barker ℗ 2018 Paul Barker
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