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GCSE Music 9-1 Editable MusicTABOO Cards

GCSE Music 9-1 Editable MusicTABOO Cards

Create an example Taboo-style game for GCSE students based on one of the SetWorks and then give them the template to create their own. Colour coded using the same analysis colour scheme used in all the resources I have developed. Add a bonus reward for the students who can give examples related to the word on their card. Adapt for KS3 or even KS5. Offered here as an editable Word Document. Print double-sided on thin card flipped on the long edge. NB. It looks a little strange in the preview/info but I know the file is fine in Word 2016 and so I’d be interested to hear from anyone who tries downloading whether it works successfully. I hope you like it!
tinyclanger
Recorder Fingering Chart Posters v3 Holes - Music Decor Aqua Gray

Recorder Fingering Chart Posters v3 Holes - Music Decor Aqua Gray

Looking for a way to spruce up your room this year? Look no further! The AQUA & GRAY music decor collection is for you! This is a set of recorder fingering chart posters to help your students learn! The bright colors will help your students when they need a quick reference of where to put their fingers. This is included in the Aqua & Gray Music Decor Bundle This resource includes the following items: • Fingering Charts for the following recorder notes: F, G, A, Bb, B, C, D, E, F, G, A, Bb, C • Each chart is available in 8 colored background (4 Aqua and 4 Gray) DOWNLOAD THE PREVIEW TO CHECK THEM OUT! • All the charts above portrait only. Shelley Tomich www.pitchpublications.com Visit my website to join the Free Resource Library! Teach music. Love life.
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Recorder Fingering Chart Posters v2 Black/Tan- Music Decor Aqua Gray

Recorder Fingering Chart Posters v2 Black/Tan- Music Decor Aqua Gray

Looking for a way to spruce up your room this year? Look no further! The AQUA & GRAY music decor collection is for you! This is a set of recorder fingering chart posters to help your students learn! The bright colors will help your students when they need a quick reference of where to put their fingers. This is included in the Aqua & Gray Music Decor Bundle This resource includes the following items: • Fingering Charts for the following recorder notes: F, G, A, Bb, B, C, D, E, F, G, A, Bb, C • Each chart is available in two recorder colors (Tan and Black) and 8 colored background (4 Aqua and 4 Gray) DOWNLOAD THE PREVIEW TO CHECK THEM OUT! • All the charts above portrait only. Shelley Tomich www.pitchpublications.com Visit my website to join the Free Resource Library! Teach music. Love life.
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Western Classical Tradition listening question

Western Classical Tradition listening question

A 14 mark question on the Western Classical Tradition, looking at the identification of a piece of music as Baroque, Classical or Romantic, and recognising musical features regarding the elements. This comes with details regarding the extract, and a full mark scheme. Suitable for GCSE Music students in Year 10 or Year 11.
kn0854
Recorder Fingering Chart Posters v1 Black/Tan- Music Decor Aqua Gray

Recorder Fingering Chart Posters v1 Black/Tan- Music Decor Aqua Gray

Looking for a way to spruce up your room this year? Look no further! The AQUA & GRAY music decor collection is for you! This is a set of recorder fingering chart posters to help your students learn! The bright colors will help your students when they need a quick reference of where to put their fingers. This is included in the Aqua & Gray Music Decor Bundle This resource includes the following items: • Fingering Charts for the following recorder notes: F, G, A, Bb, B, C, D, E, F, G, A, Bb, C • Each chart is available in two recorder colors (Tan and Black) and 8 colored background (4 Aqua and 4 Gray) DOWNLOAD THE PREVIEW TO CHECK THEM OUT! • All the charts above portrait only. Shelley Tomich www.pitchpublications.com Visit my website to join the Free Resource Library! Teach music. Love life.
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Alto Recorder Fingering Chart Posters v3 Holes Black/Tan- Music Decor Aqua Gray

Alto Recorder Fingering Chart Posters v3 Holes Black/Tan- Music Decor Aqua Gray

Looking for a way to spruce up your room this year? Look no further! The AQUA & GRAY music decor collection is for you! This is a set of recorder fingering chart posters to help your students learn! The bright colors will help your students when they need a quick reference of where to put their fingers. This is included in the Aqua & Gray Music Decor Bundle This resource includes the following items: • Fingering Charts for the following alto recorder notes: F, G, A, Bb, B, C, D, E, F, G, A, Bb, C • Each chart is available in 8 colored backgrounds (4 Aqua and 4 Gray) DOWNLOAD THE PREVIEW TO CHECK THEM OUT! • All the charts above portrait only. Shelley Tomich www.pitchpublications.com Visit my website to join the Free Resource Library! Teach music. Love life.
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Alto Recorder Fingering Chart Posters v2 Black/Tan- Music Decor Aqua Gray

Alto Recorder Fingering Chart Posters v2 Black/Tan- Music Decor Aqua Gray

Looking for a way to spruce up your room this year? Look no further! The AQUA & GRAY music decor collection is for you! This is a set of recorder fingering chart posters to help your students learn! The bright colors will help your students when they need a quick reference of where to put their fingers. This is included in the Aqua & Gray Music Decor Bundle This resource includes the following items: • Fingering Charts for the following alto recorder notes: F, G, A, Bb, B, C, D, E, F, G, A, Bb, C • Each chart is available in two recorder colors (Tan and Black) and 8 colored background (4 Aqua and 4 Gray) DOWNLOAD THE PREVIEW TO CHECK THEM OUT! • All the charts above portrait only. Shelley Tomich www.pitchpublications.com Visit my website to join the Free Resource Library! Teach music. Love life.
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Alto Recorder Fingering Chart Posters v1 Black/Tan- Music Decor Aqua Gray

Alto Recorder Fingering Chart Posters v1 Black/Tan- Music Decor Aqua Gray

Looking for a way to spruce up your room this year? Look no further! The AQUA & GRAY music decor collection is for you! This is a set of recorder fingering chart posters to help your students learn! The bright colors will help your students when they need a quick reference of where to put their fingers. This is included in the Aqua & Gray Music Decor Bundle Need soprano versions? Find those here! This resource includes the following items: • Fingering Charts for the following alto recorder notes: F, G, A, Bb, B, C, D, E, F, G, A, Bb, C • Each chart is available in two recorder colors (Tan and Black) and 8 colored background (4 Aqua and 4 Gray) DOWNLOAD THE PREVIEW TO CHECK THEM OUT! • All the charts above portrait only. Shelley Tomich www.pitchpublications.com Visit my website to join the Free Resource Library! Teach music. Love life.
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Music Decor - AQUA AND GRAY - Word Wall

Music Decor - AQUA AND GRAY - Word Wall

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 posters for your room for a music word wall! I have included options for printers with full bleed (no white edges) and non-full bleed (look at the preview picture). There are over 450 words along with heading cards (download preview for list!) This is included in the Aqua and Gray Music Decor Bundle Included in this File: • Word Wall for over 450 words! • Category heading cards. • Grade level heading cards. • Alphabet heading cards. • Cards formatted for borderless printing (2 per page) • Cards formatted for printing with a white edge (2 per page with white stripe to provide even border - see thumbnail picture).
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Music Decor - AQUA AND GRAY - Ukulele Chord Chart Posters D TUNING

Music Decor - AQUA AND GRAY - Ukulele Chord Chart Posters D TUNING

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 music decor set provides you with ukulele chord chart posters to accompany your ukulele unit. The bright colors will help your students when they need a quick reference of where to put their fingers. Note: These are for UKULELE D TUNING! Click here to get traditional C tuning posters: Aqua C Tuning Posters This is included in the Aqua and Gray Music Decor Bundle This resource includes the following items: • Chord Charts for the following chords: D7, D, Dm, E7, E, Em, F, F#m, Gbm, F#7, Gb7, G, Gm, G7, G#, Ab, G#m, Abm, A7, A, Am, B, B7, Bm, Cm, C, C#m, Dbm, C#, Db, C#7, Db7, and Open Strings • Backgrounds in solid colors to match the Rainbow Ukulele System with colored dots. • Backgrounds with black dots with each chord ALL on red, blue, green, yellow, orange, turquoise, purple, and pink. • All the chords above in landscape and portrait. Shelley Tomich www.pitchpublications.com Visit my website to join the Free Resource Library! Teach music. Love life.
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Year 8 Peter and the Wolf

Year 8 Peter and the Wolf

A 6 week SOL based on Peter and the Wolf for a year 8 class. (Can be adapted for year 7 and 9) The aim of this project is to explore the instruments of the orchestra, learn how music and words fit together, explore graphic notation and composition. The end aim of the SOL is for the students to compose new music for each character alongside a graphic score. Then they can put this together with the text and do a whole class performance. They will each have a graphic score poster which could be then used for displays :)
ayeshaakkari
Music Decor - AQUA AND GRAY - Ukulele Chord Chart Posters

Music Decor - AQUA AND GRAY - Ukulele Chord Chart Posters

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 music decor set provides you with ukulele chord chart posters to accompany your ukulele unit. The bright colors will help your students when they need a quick reference of where to put their fingers. This is included in the Aqua and Gray Music Decor Bundle Included in this File (Download the preview for a closer look at each!): • Chord Charts for the following chords: Cm, C, C7, Dm, D, D7, Eb, Em, E, E7, Fm, F, F7, F#m, Gbm, Gb, F#, Gm, G, G7, Am, A7, A, Bbm, Bb, Bm, B, B7, and Open Strings • Backgrounds in solid colors to match the Rainbow Ukulele System with colored dots. • Backgrounds with black dots with each chord ALL on red, blue, green, yellow, orange, turquoise, purple, and pink. • All the chords above in landscape and portrait. Shelley Tomich www.pitchpublications.com Visit my website to join the Free Resource Library! Teach music. Love life.
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Let's Get Organized - AQUA and GRAY - Music Binder Covers and Spines!

Let's Get Organized - AQUA and GRAY - Music Binder Covers and Spines!

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! They come in a variety of patterns (see preview) and have been pre-typed for your convenience in over 180 binder options! In addition each style comes in a blank version for you to add your own words as desired! This is included in the Aqua and Gray Music Decor Bundle! Included in this File: • Binder Covers (Download Preview for Word List). • Spines pre-typed in 1/2", 3/4", 1", 1.5", 2", 2.5", 3", 4", and 5" with the spine edge matching the color of the binder. • Blank versions of each for you to edit to your needs. • Blank versions without labels for you to use as a back cover if desired.
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Music Decor - AQUA and GRAY - Welcome to Music Banner!

Music Decor - AQUA and GRAY - Welcome to Music Banner!

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 the materials to make a banner to welcome students to your room, hallway, etc. Both 2 to a page and 1 to a page included. Blank slides and links to matching fonts included! This is included in the Aqua and Gray Music Decor Bundle. Included in this File (Download the preview for a closer look at each!): • Banners that spell WELCOME TO MUSIC! in both 2 per page and 1 per page. • Blank banners to serve as spacers or decoration. • Banners with kids performing music to serve as spacers or decoration. • Blank versions for you to edit to your needs. Please take a look at the preview to see a picture of all that is included! Shelley Tomich www.pitchpublications.com Visit my website to join the Free Resource Library! Teach music. Love life.
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Music Decor - AQUA AND GRAY - Ensemble and Participants Posters

Music Decor - AQUA AND GRAY - Ensemble and Participants Posters

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 posters for your room for Ensembles and Participants! I needed a way for my students to visually understand the difference between musician, composer, etc. and this was the perfect solution! Now this set also includes two version with a greater variety in ethnicities in the clipart kids. Mix and match to meet your needs! In addition they come in 1 and 4 per page sizes :) This is included in the Aqua and Gray Music Decor Bundle Included in this File (Download the preview for a closer look at each!): • Ensemble Posters - solo, duet, trio, quarter, quintet, sextet, septet, octet, etc. • Participants Posters - musician, composer, conductor, arranger, sound engineer, etc. • Blank versions for you to edit to your needs. • All in portrait and landscape. Shelley Tomich www.pitchpublications.com Visit my website to join the Free Resource Library! Teach music. Love life.
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Music Decor - AQUA AND GRAY - Instrument Posters - Orchestra, Orff, and World!

Music Decor - AQUA AND GRAY - Instrument Posters - Orchestra, Orff, and World!

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 instrument poster set provides you with posters for instruments in the woodwind, brass, percussion, and string families as well as Orff, African, Chinese, and Indonesian. Each poster comes in landscape and portrait for your convenience. Blank slides and links to matching fonts included! This is included in the Aqua and Gray Music Decor Bundle Included in this File (Download the preview for a closer look at each!): • Woodwind Family Instrument Posters. • Brass Family Instrument Posters. • String Family Instrument Posters. • Percussion Family Instrument Posters • Orff Instrument Posters • African Instrument Posters • Indonesian Instrument Posters • Chinese Instrument Posters • Blank versions for you to edit to your needs. • All in portrait and landscape. (Note - page count is for one version.) • All in 1 per page, 4 per page, 6 per page, 9 per page, and 16 per page - use as instrument labels! Note You are purchasing a document that links to a file in the cloud because of file size restrictions. Please email me at shelley@pitchpublications.com with any problems. Shelley Tomich www.pitchpublications.com Visit my website to join the Free Resource Library! Teach music. Love life.
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Music Decor - AQUA AND GRAY - Music Rules Posters, Tattling, and more!

Music Decor - AQUA AND GRAY - Music Rules Posters, Tattling, and more!

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 posters for your rules based on the word MUSIC, a Tattling Guide for students, Before you Speak, THINK, and more! Each poster comes in a variety of styles and in landscape and portrait for your convenience. Blank slides and links to matching font links included! Now this set also includes two version with a greater variety in ethnicities in the clipart kids. Mix and match to meet your needs! This is included in the Aqua and Gray Music Decor Bundle Included in this File (Download the preview for a closer look at each!): • Rules based on the word MUSIC. • Marzano-like scale for understanding (i.e. 1 - need help up to 5 - I could teach it). (Also going the other way - 5 to 1) • Give Me Five - quick reminder to students for eyes up, ears listening, mouth closed, hands still, feet quiet. • A poster for “First thing, write your name!” • A series of posters for what to do if a student says “I Don’t Know.” • Posters for “Before you speak, THINK!” • Posters for guidelines for a “No-Tattling” Zone (no tattling posters) • Blank versions for you to edit to your needs. • All in portrait and landscape. • All in 4 to a page as well if you have a small space.
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BUILDING CHORDS and SEQUENCES (INTERMEDIATE #2 - Music Theory)

BUILDING CHORDS and SEQUENCES (INTERMEDIATE #2 - Music Theory)

Part of a sequence of videos that demonstrate how chords a built and used. From beginner to advanced the videos cover building triads to inversions and voice leading. This has been effective with ages 12-13 (year 8) but could be used at any age dependent of level. Music terminology is presented in an easy to grasp manner without the ‘dumbing down’ experienced in some videos. Would make a great Google Classroom resource.
johnharrisonjnr
BUILDING CHORDS and SEQUENCES (INTERMEDIATE - Music Theory)

BUILDING CHORDS and SEQUENCES (INTERMEDIATE - Music Theory)

Part of a sequence of videos that demonstrate how chords a built and used. From beginner to advanced the videos cover building triads to inversions and voice leading. This has been effective with ages 12-13 (year 8) but could be used at any age dependent of level. Music terminology is presented in an easy to grasp manner without the ‘dumbing down’ experienced in some videos. Would make a great Google Classroom resource.
johnharrisonjnr
Building Chords (Music Theory - BEGINNER VIDEO)

Building Chords (Music Theory - BEGINNER VIDEO)

Part of a sequence of videos that demonstrate how chords a built and used. From beginner to advanced the videos cover building triads to inversions and voice leading. This has been effective with ages 12-13 (year 8) but could be used at any age dependent of level. Music terminology is presented in an easy to grasp manner without the ‘dumbing-down’ experienced in some videos. Would make a great Google Classroom resource.
johnharrisonjnr
Circle of fifths worksheet

Circle of fifths worksheet

Worksheet for students to fill out on the circle of fifths. Works with my ‘Understanding Key Signatures’ resource. https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/understanding-key-signatures-11905871 Students work through the different key signatures and write them out on the diagram. 3 levels of difficulty to work through.
danmorley
Understanding Key Signatures

Understanding Key Signatures

Step by step powerpoint going through the circle of fifths and key signatures, including relative minor and briefly harmonic minor at the end of the powerpoint. Powerpoint animations help with understanding of circle of fifths. Can be taught over 3/4/5 lessons, depending on the ability of your cohort. Various exercises for students, some class exercises and individual questions to consolidate learning at the ends of lessons. Easily adaptable.
danmorley
Intro to Rhythms

Intro to Rhythms

Introduces rhythms and corresponding rests including dotted rhythms. Class exercises on completing bars and time signatures.
danmorley
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
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
Reinforcing notation, rests, and time signatures for year 7 and 8. Good for cover.

Reinforcing notation, rests, and time signatures for year 7 and 8. Good for cover.

Just sit down - be quiet and do the work while I get on with the next load of data!! Designed to do just this but actually has really really helped! Students enjoyed the puzzle layout and how they could, if higher ability finish the entire sheet. Covers and revises key concepts of notation. I could mark an entire class AND give feedback AND get them to respond within one lesson. Have also used some classes to peer assess with our schools stickers attached. Boom! Box ticked! With lower ability students I handed out 1 per group of 2 or three to bolster confidence and it worked a charm - then giving those students who played an instrument the “privilege” of acting as my deputy. PRINT ON A3 then fold in half.
Pete12b
A fun colourful teaching and revision  of notation. Also intro to orchestra.

A fun colourful teaching and revision of notation. Also intro to orchestra.

Lower school. Follow Rosie and Hoops as they help Professor Blithe work out the clues to the next mystery!! Resource introduces students to rhythm sums, notation spellings, composers, instruments of the orchestra, sharps and flats, and notes on the keyboard. Not going to lie - could mark this during the lesson that got the powers that be off my back, looked impressive when there were 350 of these all marked with feedback. Students enjoyed it and the lower ability GCSE enjoyed doing it “felt like doing a puzzle in a magazine”. It has massively helped with writing of sharps and flats and understanding of naturals.
Pete12b
KS3 Music Theatre - desk based/Cover/ practical.

KS3 Music Theatre - desk based/Cover/ practical.

KS3 module for music theatre. Covers key terms needed for basic GCSE includes listening composing and practical activities. Practical is differentiated allowing students to create their own bass lines and use their ears to work out next few bars. Students start off by saying they don’t know anything but by the time some prompts have been given they are well away. For the naming sources sheet I play snippets from: Books: Oliver, Les Mis, Jungle Book, Phantom of the Opera, Joseph and Jesus Christ Superstar (the bible), Mary Poppins, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang Animals: Cats, Lion King, and Sing! Fairy Tales: Cinderella, Snow White, Into the Woods, Little Mermaid Films (that have been adapted for the stage): Dirty Dancing, Footloose, Fame, Shrek, Billy Elliott, The Bodyguard, Sister Act, School of Rock, Rocky Horror Bands: Mamma mia, Buddy, Jersey Boys, Thriller, We will rock you, Rock of Ages, Originals: Hairspray, Sound of Music, Oklahoma, Moulin Rouge, Greatest Showman, You can of course add your own ideas.
Pete12b
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
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
Alternative Music Theory Method: Note Values

Alternative Music Theory Method: Note Values

Use this resources if you need an interesting and interactive way to teach Music Theory. Ruth shares some imaginative tips and tricks to bring the exploration of note values to life and makes it accessible to all age groups and abilities. **Old Dog New Sticks 2. Note Values: ** Objective - to explore and become familiar with note values.
Rumax
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