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Welcome to Ms. Davenport's 5th & 6th Grade Music Class!

 

Holly Jolly Jukebox Practice Dates

September 28, 2017 – AUDITIONS

October 17, 19,24,26,31

November 2, 7,9,14,16,21,30

December (Dress Rehearsals)- 5,7,12,14

December 18 @ 2:00 & 6:00- performance

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Ms. Kristen Davenport

 

General Music Syllabus 2017-2018

 

Church Hill Intermediate School

 

Course Description:

 

Students will experience many areas of music including singing and general classroom instruments during the 2017-2018 school year. Students will participate in one to two plays/musicals throughout the year.

 

Instructor:

 

Ms. Kristen Davenport, B.M., Music Education K-12, M.A., Curriculum & Instruction, E.d.S., Curriculum & Instruction, Administration. Email: Kristen.davenport@hck12.net

 

Music Standards:

 

Standards for Music may be found at:

 

5th- http://www.tn.gov/assets/entities/education/attachments/std_art_mus_gr_5.pdf

 

6th- http://www.tn.gov/assets/entities/education/attachments/std_art_mus_gr_6-                                    8_general.pdf

 

Course Outline:

 

The general music class will be divided into six-week periods in which students will learn the following:

 

· First Six Weeks- Rhythm/Beat/Bucket Drums (Standards 2 & 5), Star Spangled Banner Unit (Standards 1, 8, & 9).

 

· Second Six Weeks- Composer Cereal (Standards 8 & 9), Christmas Program (Standards 2 & 5), Christmas around the World (Standards 8 & 9)

 

· Third/Fourth Six Weeks- Recorders (Standards 2 & 5), Improving/Composing (Standards 3 & 4)

 

·  Fifth Six Weeks- Evaluating Music (Standards 6 & 7)

 

·  Sixth Six Weeks- Music Store Project (Standards 8 & 9)

 

· Daily Activities- Sight-singing and Rhythm Practice (Standards 1 & 5)

 

Consequences:

 

1st Infraction: Verbal Warning

 

2nd Infraction: Lunch Detention

 

3rd Infraction: Intramural Detention

 

4th Infraction: Call Home

 

5th Infraction: Office Referral

 

Expectations:

 

Students are expected:

 

1. Participate in all activities

 

2. Respect all materials and others

 

3. Follow behavior, student code of conduct, and discipline per the Middle and High School Handbook.

 

Assessments:

 

Students will be assessed periodically based on musical concepts learned throughout the year.

 

Materials Needed:

 

Occasional project materials may be needed as the general music class will consist of project-based learning.

 

Grading:

 

Students will receive a grade based on participation (50%) and class work (50%).

 

The grading scale will be as follows:

 

A=93-100, B=85-92, C=75-84, D=70-74, F=0-69