The children have been continuing to linking their music learning to inter-related music techniques, in particular pulse, rhythm and dynamics and tempo
They have perfected songs related to their topic of ‘The Stone Age’ concentrating on breathing, diction, pitch and phrasing.’ They have learnt to sing and add actions and rhythms to stone aged stomp.
They have used phrases about the stone age to write and play their own rhythms. These rhythms are based on the Kodaly method using ‘Ta’ and ‘Te-Te’
The children have created their own rhythm pieces by using this method.
As well as topic related music, they also learnt a song traditional carols which teach them about the story of Christmas.