Music

  • Authored by primary music specialists
  • Music scheme of work Years R-6
  • Full National curriculum coverage
  • 100+ lesson plans and teacher CPD and demo videos
  • Inspiring cross-curricular themes
  • KS2 whole-class instrumental lessons

Knowledge and skills developed

  • Performing
  • Listening
  • Composing
  • The history of music
  • Inter-related dimensions of music: pulse, pitch, duration, dynamics, tempo, timbre, texture, structure, appropriate musical notation
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Introduction to Kapow Primary: Music

Whole-class instrumental lessons

In line with the DfE’s 2020 Model Music Curriculum, Kapow Primary’s KS2 whole-class instrumental scheme is a progressive collection of 30 lessons, teacher videos and accompanying staff notation teacher skills videos

 

Each unit of lessons focuses on music from a different part of the world and features a bespoke piece of music composed specifically for the scheme, including sheet music, performance and backing tracks.

Music percussion

New to Kapow Primary? See our Implementing Kapow Primary Music video to help get you started!

children music clapping singing

Coming soon

  • Assessment quizzes and knowledge catchers (October 2022)
  • New Year 6 unit on Baroque music (September 2022)

 

Follow this link for all planned updates.

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Additional music resources

 

 

See more in the Essential subject materials

 

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Music webinars

 

  • How to assess primary Music
  • An overview of the Ofsted Music Research Review
  • How to ace your subject leader role

 

See all of our Music webinars here.

What others say ...

Kapow Primary is for musically-confident and unconfident teachers

I was only recently introduced to Kapow and while I was aware of it I hadn’t really spent the time to take an in-depth look at what it offers to both experienced music teachers and to teachers lacking in confidence in music delivery. I’m really impressed. The lesson plans are clear and easy to follow. At the start of each lesson the short teacher’s video explains and reinforces basic information, how to explain the terminology and often how to teach it. The safe links are supplied, the slides are all set up to make life easy for the teacher. As an experienced music teacher, (advisor, consultant and BA & PGCE music education lecturer) I cannot recommend Kapow’s music programme highly enough.Our teachers already using Kapow music are enthusiastic and enjoying their music lessons, the children are motivated, engaged and learning about music in an active and focussed way. Well done Kapow!!

 

Ruth McCartney 5* review on Trustpilot

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