Y6 Music

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In music this week, the children looked at the key words of 'texture', 'dynamics' and 'tempo'.


We learnt how to 'conduct' and then created our own 'rain music' - very creative!

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Music on the waves

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Year 3 have been learning all about rhythm in music and where better to learn about rhythm than on their Viking long ship?

I'm not sure Steve Redgrave practised this way, but we had a great time singing our way across the North Sea.

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Y2 - Music

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Year 2 have been sorting instruments into different groups - strings, woodwind, brass and percussion. They have listened to a piece of music to identify the instruments being played.

Knowledge: To listen to and analyse an orchestral version of a traditional story

Skills: I can name the four…

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Walk Like an Egyptian

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In a classroom not so far away, Year 5 students recently embarked on an exciting and educational musical journey through time. As part of their history and creative arts curriculum, they had the unique opportunity to explore the ancient world of Egypt by not only listening to the iconic song "Walk…

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Here come the Egyptians!

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On Friday afternoon Year 5 started their musical journey by to learning sing with accuracy, fluency, control, and expression. 

As we delve deeper into our music we will look to explore and use different forms of notation and to use hieroglyphs and stave notation to write a piece of…

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Year 1 Dance

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Year 1 Music

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Music Squad Workshop

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Year 4 were very lucky to participate in a musical keyboard lesson with Hannah from Music Squad.  The children had a great time keeping the pulse, playing different keys on the keyboard and singing in tune to a Toy Story Favourite, 'You've Got A Friend In Me!'. 

Hopefully. Music Squad will be…

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Year 3 Music

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Year 3 enjoyed their first experience on the piano.

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Y2 - Music workshop

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Year 2 had a lovely session learning all about how to keep a beat, play in tune and rehearse a simple song orally.

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You got a friend in me...

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Year 5 students were treated to an exhilarating music session where they joyfully sang and played "You've Got a Friend in Me" from Toy Story. Their harmonious voices, playing of the keyboard and shared enthusiasm created a memorable experience, fostering a strong sense of camaraderie through the…

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Body Percussion

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A topic of discovery; children have been exploring the rainforest through music and have been introduced to new musical terms.  They have used a body percussion to create rhythms of the rainforest, layer by layer. 

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