Autumn 2 Term Scheme and Activities
this second half term the children will begin to take the instruments
children will be reminded to;
with the Tuning pegs!
Try not to let
other family members mess with the tuning pegs!! (Especially
bring it back to school every week for lessons.
sensible place to put the instrument within their home where its not
at risk of damage.
children will learn how to play the instrument standing up.
children will begin to look at simple ways of notating ukulele music using
chord diagrams and tab notation.
children will extend their repertoire of pieces on the ukulele;
begun to learn the chords of 'C'
and 'F' the main focus of new
chord learning will be G7
children will also begin to learn additional chords, as pieces demand.
this term the children will learn songs with at least 2 chords if not
BIGGEST focus of this term will be a CONCERT to perform in!
to do this the children will need to;
a sense of performance - look smart, stand tall, be proud and SMILE!
a concert program of songs and pieces
introductions to concert items
cross-curricular links to produce tickets, letters, programs
most of all - the children will begin to understand that music is for
sharing, and that can be nervous, exciting, brilliant and inspiring!
National Curriculum Statements covered
play and perform in
solo and ensemble contexts, using their voices and playing musical
instruments with increasing accuracy, fluency, control and expression
Assessment Sheet: Autumn2