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    Use of iPads within the Music curriculum

     

                               

     Year 7                                                            

     Year 8

     Year 9

    Unit 1

     

     

    Use of iPad

    Experimental Music

    Composers Research Task  (Safari App)

    Listen to song tune chosen to play using Ipad via Upton Music Resource Ipad App Play graphic score via Upton Music Resource Ipad App

    Filming of graphic score performances – “ before and after”

    Class Assessment of each other’s work - Holding Ipads up with a level displayed, allowing teacher to choose students to justify their level. (Via Upton Music Resource site, PowerPoint with levels 3c up to 7c

    Music in Advertising

    Chords and Melody

    Unit 2

     

     

    Use of  iPad

    Sound and Story

    Key Words Research Task  (Safari App)

    Listen to song tune chosen to play using Ipad via Upton Music Resource Ipad App – Danse Macabre

    Play song melody from notation via Upton Music Resource Ipad App/other method

    Class Assessment of each other’s work - Holding Ipads up with a level displayed, allowing teacher to choose students to justify their level. (Via Upton Music Resource site, PowerPoint with levels 3c up to 7c)

    Nationalism and  Programme Music

    Theme and Variations

    Unit 3

     

     

    Use of iPad

    Melody, Pitch and Rhythm

    Key Words Research Task  (Safari App)

    Create rhythm squares using Ipad via Upton Music Resource Ipad App

    Class Assessment of each other’s work - Holding Ipads up with a level displayed, allowing teacher to choose students to justify their level. (Via Upton Music Resource site, PowerPoint with levels 3c up to 7c)

    Structures and Forms

     

    Rhythm, Bass and Background

    Unit 4

     

     

    Use of  iPad

     

    Characters in Music

    Sweeney Todd Research Task  (Safari App)

    Listen to song tune chosen to play using Ipad via Upton Music Resource Ipad App Play song melody from notation via Upton Music Resource Ipad App/other method

    Class Assessment of each other’s work - Holding Ipads up with a level displayed, allowing teacher to choose students to justify their level. (Via Upton Music Resource site, PowerPoint with levels 3c up to 7c)

    Dance music Around the World

    Technology or Not

    Unit 5

     

     

    Use of iPad

    Rhythm Around the World

    Play rhythms in Group via the Ratatap Djembe App OR the Ratatap Timpani App Compose graphic rhythm using 'jot it down' drawing app Research a style of percussion from around the world to a set of chosen questions (Safari App)

    Opera versus Musicals

    19th + 20th Century music: Romeo + Juliet

    Unit 6

    TV Themes and Soundtracks

    Play from notation scores via Upton Music Resource Ipad App

    Keyword Research Task  (Safari App)

    Class Assessment of each others work - Holding Ipads up with a level displayed, allowing teacher to choose students to justify their level. (Via Upton Music Resource site, PowerPoint with levels 3c up to 7c)

    Computer Generated Sound

    History of Pop Music