Music – Year 7

Autumn Half-Term 1

Vocal rhythm Unit

An introductory unit focussing on developing vocal and basic rhythmic skills.

Autumn Half-Term 2

Blues Unit

A unit based around learning the 12 Bar Blues and developing chordal skills.

Spring Half-Term 1

Experimental Unit

A unit studying experimental/avant garde music with a composition focus assisted by students creating their own instruments.

Spring Half-Term 2

Cartoon/Programme Music Unit

A unit based around learning the role and importance of music in cartoons leading to the composition of a piece for a cartoon storyboard.

Summer Half-Term 1

Class choir/Orchestra Unit

A whole term unit focussing on whole class vocal and instrumental performance skills with a wider audience in mind.