Music - Grade One: MU.1.S.1.1

Big Idea: Skills, Techniques, and Processes
  • Understanding: The arts are inherently experiential and actively engage learners in the processes of creating, interpreting, and responding to art.
    • Benchmark: Improvise a four-beat response to a musical question sung or played by someone else.
☆ Categorized as Best Assessed in the Classroom (BAC) ☆ To be evaluated by Creating (C)

Students will be able to:

  • echo four-beat question-answer patterns with speech.
  • echo rhythmic patterns on pitched and unpitched instruments.
  • respond to a four-beat musical question with a four-beat answer using la, sol, and mi.
  • respond to a four-beat musical question with quarter notes, quarter rests, and beamed eighth notes.

Students will know:

  • Melody
  • Rhythm: beamed eighth notes
  • Form: ABA
  • Lyrics