Notation (KS1)

Notation is not a requirement at KS1 but using ‘graphic scores’ to represent musical ideas as a sequence of pictorial symbols will prepare children for the more formal notation work at KS2

Learning Objectives

  • Teaching and using graphic notation


Notation KS1 Key Takeaways

Teacher Video: Notation KS1

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Elizabeth Stafford,  
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After a brief spell as an opera singer, Liz embarked on a 20-year careerA job or occupation in one area of work that is undertaken for a long period of time…. in music education, teaching at early years, primary and…
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