Music work for KS2

Music work for KS2

Instruments of the orchestra

Below are 4 PowerPoint which teach you about the four different sections of an orchestra.  There are lots of links to YouTube clips.  Anything that is green is a link so press on them to listen to the clips and discover all about the instruments of the orchestra.

Instruments+of+the+Orchestra percussion

Instruments+of+the+Orchestra String

Instruments+of+the+Orchestra Wind

Instruments+of+the+Orchestra brass

Rhythm Cards

Rhythm cards powerpoint

Get some pots and pans and have fun drumming the rhythm cards using wooden spoons.  You can even teach your family how to read music!

Learning to read music

Below is the PowerPoint on how to read music which we have done in class.  Work through it and then try the online quiz!

Reading Music

Worksheet 1.

Worksheet 2.

Worksheet 3.

Here is the online game link:

https://www.classicsforkids.com/games.html

Year 3 and 4 singing

Learn the songs for the Primary Music Festival.  Words and backing tracks are here:

Primary Music Festival

Year 5 and 6 Summer Production Romeo and Juliet 2020

You can access all of the words and songs here ready for our production in the summer.

Romeo and Juliet 2020

Talent Show

For those involved in the talent show the link will take you to the Talent Show page where you can practice your songs and performances with the backing tracks.

Talent Show 2020

Learning about a composer

Research all about Tchaikovsky and his famous Ballet – the nutcracker.

Key questions to research:

When and where did he live?

What else was happening in the world at this time?

Why did they write the nutcracker?

When and where was it first performed?

Tell me all about Tchaikovsky’s life, what he got upto and why he became a composer.

Find out interesting facts about him.

What where his other famous compositions?

Who where his contemporaries?

Who was his teacher and where they famous?

Tell me about his family.

 

On line Music Games

https://www.crazygames.com/t/music