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Lesson Five – Planets

This music teaching pack for Key Stage Two gets the children to devise and perform musical compositions using tuned instruments to represent different planets in the Solar System. The class can use tuned instruments to produce compositions on the theme of angry or peaceful.

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to devise and perform musical compositions using tuned instruments to represent different planets

Learning Objectives

Explore and explain their own ideas and feelings about music using musical vocabulary. Create compositions using pitched musical instruments to reflect a particular idea.

Learning Outcomes

I can use the correct vocabulary to describe a piece of music. I can use tuned instruments to create compositions to reflect an emotion.

Planets

Teaching sequence to help the children devise and perform musical compositions using tuned instruments to represent different planets

Planet Sounds

Display posters for whole class discussion to help the children explain how to play different forms of music to match a planet in the Solar System

Angry and Peaceful

Template to help the children select and record vocabulary to describe different types of music to represent a planet in the Solar System

Planets

Interactive activity to help the children devise and perform musical compositions using tuned instruments to represent different planets

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to devise and perform musical compositions using tuned instruments to represent different planets

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