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
Theme: the Vikings
5 lessons
Ballads
Creating a traditional ballad
5 lessons
Creating compositions in response to an animation
Theme: Mountains
5 lessons
Pentatonic melodies and composition
Theme: Chinese New Year. Can be made COVID-19 appropriate by sanitising instruments.
5 lessons
Traditional instruments and improvisation
Theme: Around the world - India. Can be made COVID-19 appropriate.
5 lessons
Jazz
Learning about ragtime, Dixieland music and scat singing. Creating a jazz motif.

Year 4

5 lessons
Body and tuned percussion
Theme: Rainforests. Can be made COVID-19 friendly.
5 lessons
Adapting and transposing motifs
Theme: Romans
5 lessons
Rock and Roll
Learning and performing the Hand Jive and Rock Around The Clock.
5 lessons
Haiku, music and performance
Theme: Hanami festival
5 lessons
Changes in pitch, tempo and dynamics
Theme: Rivers
5 lessons
Samba and carnival sounds and instruments
Theme: South America