Music: Upper 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
Theme: Ancient Egypt
South and West Africa
African songs and instruments
Looping and remixing
Composition to represent the festival of colour
Theme: Holi festival
Changes in pitch, tempo and dynamics
Theme: Rivers theme
Singing, acting and dancing
Songs of World War 2
Developing pitch, control and confidence when singing
Exploring rhythmic patterns in order to build a sense of pulse and using this understanding to create a composition.
Dynamics, pitch and tempo
Theme: Coast - Fingal’s Cave by Mendelssohn. Appraising the work of Mendelssohn and further developing the skills of improvisation and composition.
Theme and variations
Theme: Pop Art. Children explore the musical concept of theme and variations and discover how rhythms can 'translate’ onto different instruments.
Exploring and identifying the characteristics of film music. Creating a composition and graphic score to perform alongside a film.
Composing and performing a Leavers' Song