Year 8 Curriculum - Music
Autumn Term: Cyclical and Linear structures
National Curriculum Unit 9: Exploring Latin music
National Curriculum Unit 14: Exploring the characteristics of a Rondo
Spring Term: Soundscapes
National Curriculum Unit 13: Exploring music and media
National Curriculum Unit 11: Exploring storytelling in music
Summer Term: Musical messages
National Curriculum Units 10 and 15: Exploring song writing
Each topic is taught using integrated performing, composing and listening activities.
Students will have the opportunity to play keyboards and percussion instruments and to sing.
They will work individually, in pairs and in teams.
Assessment of performing, composing and listening skills will take place each term during lessons.
Students are encouraged to practise in the Music rooms at lunchtime to develop their skills and to prepare for their assessments.
Tolworth Girls' School & Sixth Form
Tel: 020 8397 3854