What We Learn in Fifth Grade Music

 

What we learn in Fifth Grade Music:

 

Review all previously studied concepts.

 

Perform

  Use correct singing posture.

  Sing a diatonic song with pitch accuracy.

  Sing a varied repertoire of songs using the head voice.

  Sing two part songs.

  Play a steady beat on an instrument (alone).

  Play the rhythm of a known song using known rhythms.

  Use instruments properly.

Achieves National Standards: 1. Singing, alone and with others, a varied repertoire of music. 2. Performing on instruments, alone and with others, a varied repertoire of music.

 

Literacy and Application

  Identify and demonstrate tim-ka, and ka-tim (dotted eighth note and single sixteenth note).

  Identify and demonstrate low (ti,) and ti in various patterns.

  Identify and demonstrate theme and variation form.

  Identify and demonstrate musical terms and symbols (staccato, legato, bass clef.)

Achieves National Standards: 3. Improvising melodies, variations, and accompaniments. 4. Composing and arranging music within specified guidelines. 5. Reading and notating music.

 

Cultural Connections

  Listen to, analyzing, and describe musical genres of Dixieland and Gospel.

  Evaluate music and music performances.

  Listen to and identify world instruments (koto, Native American flute, conga.)

  Listen to and identify them and variation form.

  Understand relationships between music, the other arts, and disciplines outside the arts.

  Understand music in relation to history and culture.

Achieves National Standards: 6. Listening to, analyzing, and describing music. 7. Evaluating music and music performances. 8. Understanding relationships between music, the other arts, and disciplines outside the arts. 9. Understanding music in relation to history and culture. 

 

Contact Ms. Wood

Linda Wood

linda.wood@ops.org

Springville Elementary School 
7400 N. 60th St. 
(402) 572-0130

Cycle Days 1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 7, 8, and 9

 

Washington Elementary School 

5519 Mayberry St.
(402)554-8690

Cycle Days 5 and 10