Lesson 5: Seaside Soundscape

Children use percussion instruments to create a dramatic version of a seaside soundscape, recording their piece using symbols

Learning Objectives

  • Creating a simple picture (graphic score) to describe own piece of music

  • Creating a sound before drawing it

  • Performing own piece of music from picture (graphic score)

Lesson Plan

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Teacher Video: Seaside soundscape


Sequencing Symbols
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