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Lesson Four – Venus

This music teaching pack for Key Stage Two gets the children to select and compose pieces of music to represent different expressions and themes about the planet of Venus. The children can combine a selection of rhythm patterns to express ideas about a particular planet.

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to select and compose pieces of music to represent different expressions and themes about the planet of Venus

Learning Objectives

Explore and explain their own ideas and feelings about music using musical vocabulary. Compose short pieces of music to reflect an idea or location.

Learning Outcomes

I can use the correct vocabulary to describe the mood of a piece of music. I can combine rhythm patterns to create a composition to reflect a particular idea or location.

Venus

Teaching sequence to help the children select and compose pieces of music to represent different expressions and themes about the planet of Venus

Mars and Venus

Display posters for whole class discussion to help the children identify and define vocabulary that can be used to describe different planets

Venus Rhythms

Template to help the children select and record eight beat rhythm patterns to reflect a planet in the Solar System

Venus

Interactive activity to help the children select and compose pieces of music to represent different expressions and themes about the planet of Venus

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to select and compose pieces of music to represent different expressions and themes about the planet of Venus

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