All 5th grade students come to music once a week. The year will be broken into four main units: Music of Today, Introduction to Families of Instruments, Music Appreciation/History, and Jazz.
Some of the many concepts that will be covered in 5th Grade Music include:
Correct posture, Basic Note Reading (rhythm and pitch), Solfege, Singing
in unison and beginning harmonies, exploring instruments of the band
and orchestra, composition and improvisation.
Ask your child what his/her class is studying now.
If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to ask.