At Kings Meadow we aim to offer a wide range of activities to develop the children's skills as musicians.
We use a variety of resources to develop the children's musical skills in addition to making links to the Curriculum that they are learning about each term.
Charanga - is an online scheme that is used to develop children's musical skills. It builds upon the skills learnt in previous years and covers a wide variety of musical styles. As part of these units of work, the children also focus on learning through practical experience.
Each unit develops the following skills:
1. Listening Skills.
Music Curriculum Overview
All the children in Year 3 learn to play a string instrument. Currently the children in Year 3 are learning to play the Violin. Lessons take place every Tuesday with Mrs. Jenny McGowan. (Sefton Music Service)
All the children in Year 2 learn to play the Recorder. Lessons take place every Tuesday with Mrs. Jenny McGowan. (Sefton Music Service)
Following the children's experiences of learning to play an instrument in Year 2 and 3, the children have an opportunity to continue learning in small groups. There is a small charge for these lessons. Currently we offer tuition in the following instruments:
- Double Bass
All lessons are taught by Mrs. Jenny McGowan from Sefton Music Service.
Mrs. McGowan currently teaches on a Tuesday morning.
If you would like more information on these lessons, please call into school and ask to speak to Miss Westfield (Music Co-Ordinator)