Sixth Grade Music Exploratory
Introduction to Music is a six-week course offered to sixth graders at Stuarts Draft Middle School. Students actively take part in many activities that focus on learning music concepts These activities include: basic music theory, movement activities, Orff instruments, guitars, and composer study.
Music Theory: Students will review/learn notes and successfully identify them on a grand staff.
Movement Activities: Students will use their creativity and express themselves through music and movement.
Orff Instruments: Students will learn several songs on the Orff instrument that reinforce music knowledge.
Exploring Guitars: Students will learn simple chords and accompany various music genres.
Composer Discovery: Students will learn about composers and their music. Students will explore the historical time period through which these composers lived.