Mr. Adams Monthly Planner

 6th Grade General Music 

Office Hours: School Hours via Email

Essential Questions: What is Music Technology? How do we use a DAW? How is music technology part of our day every day.

Standards/PIs:  CM1 Connections in Music . AC1  Aesthetics and Criticism CPE 1 Composition

Student Assignments: Music Community Survey, Text Edit, Video Edit 

Links/Resources: All resources are teacher generated and available in google classroom.


Course:  6th Grade Band

Office Hours: School Hours via Email

Essential Questions:  What are my personal Goals for my Primary instrument? What do I need to do to achieve them? What is Music Technology? How do we use a DAW? How is music technology part of our day every day.


Standards/PIs: 
CM1 Connections in Music . 

AC1  Aesthetics and Criticism 

CPE 1 Composition

PL1-5 Performance Literacy/Technique
NL1-5 Notational Literacy

Student Assignments:
At home: Individually differentiated primary instrument instruction through private lessons online biweekly In Class:
Music Community Survey, Text Edit, Video Edit 

Links/Resources: All resources are teacher generated and available in google classroom.


Course:  5th Grade Pre-instrumental Music

Office Hours: School Hours via Email

Essential Questions: What are the elements of music? How does one perform music using an instrument? What instruments are there? How does one read musical notation? How do musicians work together to create music? 

Standards/PIs:
PL1-5: Performance Literacy

NL 1-5 Notational Literacy

Student Assignments: Music Community Survey, Beat-Reading performance Video, Basic Rhythms Composition

Links/Resources: All resources are teacher generated and available in google classroom.


Course:  Guitar

Office Hours: School Hours Via Email

Essential Questions:  What is a guitar? How is it played? What are the elements of music and how are they performed on the guitar? 

Standards/PIs: 
PL1-5 Performance Literacy (playing the guitar)

NL 1-5 Notational Literacy  (reading the music)

Student Assignments: Music Community Survey, Parts of the guitar quiz, Reading Tablature, Video Assessments 1 and 2 (parts of the guitar and 2 simple melodies)

Links/Resources:All resources are teacher generated and available in google classroom.



Course:  8th Grade Band

Office Hours: School Hours via Email

Essential Questions:  What are my personal Goals for my Primary instrument? What do I need to do to achieve them? What is Music Technology? How do we use a DAW? How is music technology part of our day every day.


Standards/PIs: 
CM1 Connections in Music . 

AC1  Aesthetics and Criticism 

CPE 1 Composition

PL1-5 Performance Literacy/Technique
NL1-5 Notational Literacy

Student Assignments:
At home: Individually differentiated primary instrument instruction through private lessons online, biweekly on friday
In Class:
Music Community Survey, Text Edit, Video Edit 

Links/Resources: All resources are teacher generated and available in google classroom.