Class 1 often do their warm ups in a circle.
This is a warm up class 1 have learnt. When they are more confident at it, the children will take turns to be the leader.
The children enjoy singing songs from around the world. A Keelie comes from Africa. It is a call and response song.
Class 2 have been learning to control their musical instruments. We use the signals 'rest position' and 'ready to play' in lessons
The children took turns to be the composer, arranging the symbols, and the conductor. The class learnt to play their instruments loudly and quietly and to follow the conductor carefully.
Class 3 made up rhythm patterns for a space rap.
They wrote the rhythms.
They clapped the rhythms.
They performed the rap.
Class 4 have been learning to play the recorder.
They learnt the notes D, E, F sharp, G A B, C and top D.
They used these notes to learn a tune.
They will practise this, then play it as a round.
Piano Players Assembly 2012