Kindergarten, 1st and 2nd grade students meet for music education 30 minutes once per week. 

Students will experience music activities in:

  • Melody
  • Rhythm
  • Form
  • Sound Production
  • Expressive Qualities

Third and Fourth Grade students meet for music education 30 minutes once per week. 

Students will engage in music activities intended to develop skills in:

  • Play and singing melodies and simple harmonies.
  • Recognizing, reading and performing basic rhythms in various meters.
  • Analyzing simple musical forms.
  • Sound production of classroom musical instruments.
  • Recognizing, responding to and performing music expressively.

*Fourth grade students will attend a field trip to the Max to hear the Detroit Symphony Orchestra in the spring in conjunction with a trip to the Detroit Institute of Arts!

Fifth Grade students meet for music education 30 minutes per week.

Students will engage in music activites intended to develop skills in:

  • Performing melodies and simple harmonies using recorder and other classroom instruments.
  • Performing rhythms in various meters.
  • Analyzing musical forms.
  • Recognition and sound production of musical instruments.
  • Recognizing, responding to and performing music expressively.