Music Lesson Overview {September}

Aileen Miracle
Grade Levels
K - 5th
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  1. Need a jump start to your planning for the start of the year in your music room? Save 20% by buying this bundle instead of the individual sets! This helpful bundle includes the following:*Monthly planning template for each month: Can be used for each grade level, to plan out the month*My completed m
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Need a jump start to your September planning for your music room? This helpful product offers the following:

*September monthly planning template: Can be used for each grade level, to plan out the month

*My completed monthly plans for September 2016, for grades K-5: These include song choices, picture books, dances, and more! Several links to resources, picture books, songs, and blog posts are included. This is intended to give you inspiration for your own plans!

*Lesson Plan Weekly Planning: This document helps you plan which lesson each class/ grade level is on for each week of September.

*Materials for September: One file from each grade level has been selected to be included in this set. These materials include games and activities not currently in my store. Some will be posted after September, and some will be exclusive to this set. Materials/games include:

--Kindergarten: Mini-lessons for "Three Billy Goats Gruff," including vocal and instrumental improvisation (could be used with any picture book for "Three Billy Goats Gruff")

--1st grade: Comparative Visuals: Used to practice comparatives loud, quiet, fast, and slow learned in Kindergarten

--2nd grade: Monster rhythm improvisation cards: Students read rhythm pattern, then the teacher flips the card over, and students improvise a 4-beat pattern. Used to practice ta, ti-ti, and rest.

--3rd grade: "Hide and Seek" game for half note: Students identify rhythm patterns, can be used as an assessment. Comes in PowerPoint and Google Slides, so it can be used in distance learning, and in centers.

--4th grade: "Scoot" for tika-ti: Includes cards, worksheet, answer key, and directions for playing Scoot, in which students answer the question on their card, then scoot to the next seat to answer the next question! Can be used as a formative or summative assessment.

--5th grade: Low sol fall-themed stick and staff notation flashcards: Students work in centers or small groups to match the stick notation card to the matching staff notation card.

--1st-5th grade: Fall rhythm flashcards (includes 8 flashcards for each rhythmic concept: ta and ti-ti, rest, tika-tika, half note, ti-tika, tika-ti, syncopa, tim-ka, tam-ti)

--Bonus ta and ti-ti and sol-mi freebies from Amy Abbott! (Her games aren't included in the page count!)

*Directions/ Suggestions for use

Download the preview for more information. Please note that you can use the materials in different grade levels, depending on where your students are in their curriculum.

You can also purchase this at a discount with my Planning in a Snap {September-December Growing Bundle}.

Looking for more planning materials? Check out these sets:

Planning in a Snap {January-May Growing Bundle.}

Polished Planning {Creating Yearly, Monthly, and Daily Music Plans}

Second Grade Planning Set

Concept Plan Starter Pack, Bundled Set {K-3}

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