Musical theatre

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Teacher video: Musical theatre: Unit overview

Suggestions on teaching the unit

Lessons

Lesson 1: What is musical theatre?

To understand the history of musical theatre

Lesson 2: Character or action song

To identify character songs and action songs

Lesson 3: Create your own musical

To create a musical theatre scene

Lesson 4: Rehearsing my musical

To rehearse a musical theatre scene

Lesson 5: Performing my musical

To perform a musical theatre scene

Key skills

  • Recognising and confidently discussing

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Key knowledge

  • To understand that musical

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Key vocabulary

Action song

Backdrop

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Unit resources

Knowledge organiser

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Subject resources

Music: Long-term plans

A suggested order for teaching Music

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National curriculum mapping

A full curriculum overview for our

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Music: Pupil progression of skills

Progression document showing how skills and

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Assessment

An assessment tool for monitoring the

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Equipment list

A list of essential and optional

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Key vocabulary

Vocabulary document that shows key vocabulary

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Curriculum planning

A list of songs, artists, composers

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Music teacher skills videos

A collection of teacher skills videos

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