Music: Lower Key Stage 2

Lesson plans and teacher videos to instill confidence in your teaching of Music

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We make teaching music simple with engaging lessons based on popular themes, from animals and festivals to space and superheroes, all supported by teacher videos.

Year 3

5 lessons
Developing singing technique and keeping in time
In this Viking themed topic, the children develop their singing technique; learning to keep in time, and work on musical notation and rhythm, culminating in a group performance of a song with actions.
5 lessons
Creating a traditional ballad.
5 lessons
Creating compositions in response to an animation
Creating compositions and using music to tell stories: mountains theme
5 lessons
Pentatonic melodies and composition
Chinese New Year. Can be made COVID-19 appropriate by sanitising instruments.
5 lessons
Traditional instruments and improvisation
Around the World - India. Can be made COVID-19 appropriate
5 lessons

Year 4

5 lessons
Body and tuned percussion (rainforests)
Rainforests (Covid-friendly)
5 lessons
Adapting and transposing motifs
A Roman themed topic
5 lessons
Rock and Roll
Learning and performing the Hand Jive and Rock Around The Clock
5 lessons
Haiku, music and performance
Hanami festival
5 lessons
Samba and carnival sounds and instruments
South America
5 lessons
12 bar blues and the blues scale