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19 10, 2020

William Tell Overture – rhythm work

By |2020-10-19T15:59:28+01:00October 19th, 2020|Music, Year 1 2020-21|

Having done a bit of work using the claves for rhythm work, the Year 1’s were given the task of playing to part of the William Tell Overture (finale). I thought they did a great job. They had to work together, concentrate, listen carefully, try to play in time and rhythmically and use dynamics in […]

9 10, 2020

This week’s learning in Reception

By |2020-10-12T18:20:28+01:00October 9th, 2020|Miscellaneous, Music, Outdoor Learning, Reception 2020-21|

What a brilliant week we’ve had!

We started learning new sounds in Phonics, and we were so lucky to be able to practise our rhythm and rhyme in class as well as with the help of a visitor – a Reception mum who is an Opera singer! We absolutely loved using our bodies to create music, […]

6 10, 2020

London soundscapes

By |2020-10-07T16:00:37+01:00October 6th, 2020|Music, Year 3 2020-21|

In Year 3 we have been working towards creating a composition about London. We looked at pictures of the famous landmarks and discussed which instruments we would you use to represent them- looking at their size and material etc.  We then learnt how to create a type of soundscape and included the musical elements, such […]

2 10, 2020

This week in Reception

By |2020-10-05T17:53:19+01:00October 2nd, 2020|Music, Outdoor Learning, Physical Education, Reception 2020-21|

We had a great week this week. We started off the week with an introduction to Phonics, and made our very own listening ears! We used them later on our School Sound Walk – we could hear so much more with them on! We celebrated Mid Autumn Festival, and enjoyed having our special visitor in […]