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Musical Futures | 7  Pop Songs

Musical Futures | 7 Pop Songs

Made suitable for Ukulele, Bass, Keyboard and singers. For guitarists, see the instrument chord book I’ve added in. (1) 7 Pop Songs is the Powerpoint in PDF format to ensure all fonts and imagas stay as they were intended. All 7 songs have been shortened slightly, keys changed and everything is labelled the same for Ukulele, Bass and Keyboard. (2) These are the sheets to go with the Powerpoints, easier to print out for in class, concerts… (3) Chord Book - Ukulele, Guitar, Bass and Keyboard with loads of different chords, all labelled to match so pupils can get straight to making music together!
tbrads90
Write a class song!

Write a class song!

This is a 6 week topic that aims to give the children an understanding of the song writing process. This topic is designed to give the children the opportunity to write a song, from scratch, as a class over a six week process. It will help them to develop a good understanding of the process of writing a song, the “musical ingredients” (elements) that are needed and an appreciation of the time and skill that goes into writing a song. The children will develop an understanding of how to structure a song, creating verses, a chorus and the opportunity to compose a bridge/middle 8 as well. You do not necessarily have to be musical to do this but obviously some knowledge would help. It’s a great project for you to use for children who currently play an instrument as well, especially if you have been learning one via the wider opps/first access projects. Instruments can be easily incorporated into the topic. The topic also included opportunities for children to rap and beat box if they are not too keen on singing! The first 1-3 lessons will be spent on writing some verses and a chorus. This will be followed by adding simple accompaniment using class percussion (tuned and untuned) and other instruments your class/children may have been learning how to play. The songs will be kept in C Major/A Minor (Using the common chords C, F, G & Am). This is perfect for their vocal range and for accompanying instruments. Instrumental parts could also be added in between the verses and choruses. By the end of the topic the class with have a complete song that they can record and perform to other years and their parents. Links to curriculum/Possible assessment opportunities: Use the voice expressively and creatively by singing songs and speaking chants and rhymes Play tuned and untuned instruments musically Listen with concentration and understanding to a range of high-quality live and recorded music Experiment with, create, select and combine sounds using the inter-related dimensions of music Please note: I have used the font AR CHRISTY so you may have to edit some of the slides/fonts.
iamsomewhere
20 x Musicians Wordsearch Sheet Starter Activity Keywords Cover Music Singers

20 x Musicians Wordsearch Sheet Starter Activity Keywords Cover Music Singers

20 x Wordsearch Puzzle sheets of keywords on the theme of ‘Famous Musicians’. Wordsearches are: 1990s No.1 Artists Aretha Franklin Beatles Beethoven Bob Dylan Bob Marley Composers Elton John Gary Barlow Louis Armstrong Male Solo Artists Neil Diamond Ringo Starr Russell Watson Rod Stewart Spice Girls Stevie Wonder Take That Tina Turner Will Smith Powerpoint so can be used on the board or printed as a worksheet. Includes space for students to explain the keywords and suggested extension activities. Can take 10 minutes or an hour, depending on which activities the students complete. Ideal for the start of a lesson, a quick filler, a homework, part of a cover lesson or as a plenary on the board with a whiteboard pen. The idea behind these is to get students to become more literate and think independently about the words that could be used to describe the topic being taught. The repetition of the word over and over as they look for the word is useful in remembering the terms. Often the students will pick up on things that you would not normally expect!
mikedean
10 x Musicians Wordsearch Sheet Starter Activity Keywords Cover Music Artists Singers

10 x Musicians Wordsearch Sheet Starter Activity Keywords Cover Music Artists Singers

10 x Wordsearch Puzzle sheets of keywords on the theme of ‘Famous Musicians’. Wordsearches are: 1990s No.1 Artists Aretha Franklin Beatles Bob Marley Composers Louis Armstrong Male Solo Artists Neil Diamond Russell Watson Will Smith Powerpoint so can be used on the board or printed as a worksheet. Includes space for students to explain the keywords and suggested extension activities. Can take 10 minutes or an hour, depending on which activities the students complete. Ideal for the start of a lesson, a quick filler, a homework, part of a cover lesson or as a plenary on the board with a whiteboard pen. The idea behind these is to get students to become more literate and think independently about the words that could be used to describe the topic being taught. The repetition of the word over and over as they look for the word is useful in remembering the terms. Often the students will pick up on things that you would not normally expect!
mikedean
The Elements

The Elements

This is a 6 week topic that aims to teach the main elements of music: Pitch, Tempo, Timbre, Dynamic, Duration, Texture and Rhythm. This is done through listening to music (from Queen to Beethoven), composing songs, moving to sounds and music and creating music compositions using tuned and untuned instruments. Every lesson will focus on an element and explore its importance in music. Tuned and untuned percussion will be used in every lesson to help with this. The children will be given opportunities to improvise and create their own music and sounds. Standard notation will be used to help children develop an understanding of music/rhythm reading. Songs/chants will also be sung to accompany the lessons, developing their singing voices every week. An opportunity for the children to write their own class song will also be used to develop their singing and compositional skills. As well as plenty of compositional and improvisation opportunities, lessons are also inspired by Kodaly/Dalcroze/Orff ideas and methods, allowing children to explore music through sound and movement. Links to curriculum/Possible assessment opportunities: Use the voice expressively and creatively by singing songs and speaking chants and rhymes Play tuned and untuned instruments musically Listen with concentration and understanding to a range of high-quality live and recorded music Experiment with, create, select and combine sounds using the inter-related dimensions of music Please note: I have used the font AR CHRISTY for a lot of the slides so it may look slightly different!
iamsomewhere
Incidental Music, Drones and Ostinato

Incidental Music, Drones and Ostinato

A lesson that can introduce what incidental music is, how it effects movies/television, what ostinato and drones are and then leads to the children using a free app in order to make their own incidental music. Links to videos included on the PowerPoint.
mrbiggins123
Eco Assembly Song for Primary School

Eco Assembly Song for Primary School

This is a catchy and simple to learn song that is a great way to end a Primary class or school assembly. The message is that we all live in special world and we must look after it; not wasting paper or polluting the air. Can we make a difference YES! YES! YES! It has been tried and tested and comes with a piano score, lyric sheet and vibrant backing and vocal tracks.
myrabarretto
Mega bundle - KS3 Music Schemes of Work with full resources

Mega bundle - KS3 Music Schemes of Work with full resources

25% cheaper than buying the resources separately. This bundle includes a wide range of KS3 topics with schemes and work and full resources, including PowerPoints for every lesson. Each of these topics and have been taught successfully multiple times in various schools. This bundle includes the following topics: Elements of music Instruments of the Orchestra Cartoon Music Film Music Minimalism Fusion Rap & Hip Hop Samba Song Writing The Blues TV Advert Music
mdomine
Mini bundle - KS3 Music Schemes of Work with full resources

Mini bundle - KS3 Music Schemes of Work with full resources

A range of KS3 Music topic with schemes of work and full resources and PowerPoints for each lesson. These schemes have all been taught successfully multiple times. This bundle includes: Elements of Music Cartoon Music Instruments of the Orchestra Film Music Minimalism Samba
mdomine
Movie Keyboard Project - The Orchestra

Movie Keyboard Project - The Orchestra

This SOL introduces students to the orchestral families but does so practically. Each family is represented by a different movie theme which students learn to play on the keyboard as well as learning about the instruments in each family. Brass - Imperial March from Star Wars Strings - Pirates of the Caribbean Percussion - Harry Potter Woodwind - Lord of the Rings While this is a practical scheme of work, it would also be suitable for non-specialist teachers or cover lessons, because all resources included links to bespoke YouTube tutorials. These resources/tutorials could also be used for homework tasks (QR codes are provided for students to access the videos). The resources were produced as a PowerPoint which contains several custom fonts to match the movies. The editable version is included as well as an embedded font version and a full PDF version.
FlippingFantastic
Storybook Series -{ BUNDLE 1} Mary Had a Little Lamb, Jack & Jill, Humpty Dumpty

Storybook Series -{ BUNDLE 1} Mary Had a Little Lamb, Jack & Jill, Humpty Dumpty

Need a way to introduce “Mary Had a Little Lamb,” “Jack and Jill,” and “Humpty Dumpty” to your students? Look no further! This is the perfect resource to engage your students in singing these amazing songs! This is a money saving bundle of the following products: • Storybook Series: Mary Had a Little Lamb • Storybook Series: Jack and Jill • Storybook Series: Humpty Dumpty Like many of you, I am doing tons of activities with folk songs in my room, but need to reach my visual learners! I created these story books to increase engagement in my classroom. My kids LOVE them and I know yours will too! This is a storybook (story book) PowerPoint presentation that can be read/sung to students like a book. Have students read or sing aloud, or present the story to them! This activity also makes great visuals for a favorite folk song or folk song of month activity. Nursery rhymes are so important to bring in your music classroom - this is a great way to do so! Teach Preschool? Teach ELL/ESL learners? This is a GREAT way for kids to visualize the words to the nursery rhyme! Each resource includes: • PDF and PowerPoint version of the presentation. • Interesting facts about the song. • History of the song. • Map of where the song comes from. • Song presented in story format. • Sheet music. ==============================
pitchpublications