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 […]
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, […]
Year 3 would love to say a huge thank you to the PTA for their recorders. As you can imagine, they have been excited to learn how to play and especially to be able to take them home. I look forward to sharing their wonderful playing as the weeks go by!
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 […]
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 […]