Intermediate Music 1: MU.3.C.1.2

Big Idea: Critical Thinking and Reflection
  • Understanding: Cognition and reflection are required to appreciate, interpret, and create with artistic intent.
    • Benchmark: Respond to a musical work in a variety of ways and compare individual interpretations.
☆ Categorized as Best Assessed in the Classroom (BAC)

Students will be able to:

  • use purposeful movement to interpret selected pieces of music.
  • dramatize or make a visual representation of one’s interpretation of the selected piece.
  • compare and contrast one’s own interpretation with other students’ interpretations.

Students will know:

  • Movement: body levels, lyrical/percussive motions
  • Compare and contrast
  • Cultural context
  • Historical background