Music Overview

Year Group

Music

Instruments

Special projects

Year 1

 

 

 

Singing

Unison

Rounds

Seasonal / Services

Phonics

 

Simple percussion

Accompaniments to songs

 

Year 2

 

 

 

Singing

Unison and simple 2 parts

Rounds

Seasonal / Services

Storytelling

 

More complex percussion

Accompaniments to songs

 

Year 3

Singing

Unison and 2 parts

Rounds

Seasonal / Services

Character songs

 

Percussion accompaniments

Percussion used in graphic score compositions

Djembe drumming

 

 

Year 4

Singing

Unison, 2 and 3 parts

Rounds

Seasonal / Services

Songs related to topic work

 

Percussion accompaniments

Percussions used in compositions

Recorder – including learning to read basic music notation

 

 

Year 5

Singing

Unison, 2 and 3 parts

Rounds

Seasonal / Services

Songs related to topic work

 

Percussion accompaniments

Percussion and recorders used in compositions

Perform song accompaniments on tuned percussion

 

Samba

 

 

Year 6

Young Voices

Leavers Assembly