Learning Targets in music are goals put in student friendly “I Can” statements. While there are other activities we work on at the same time, here are the current essential learning objectives for each grade level:
Kindergarten: I can play instruments and dance.
1st Grade: I can identify, play and sing dynamics
2nd Grade: I can identify steps, leaps and repeats (intervals)
3rd Grade: I can say identify and write whole, half, quarter and eighth notes and rests.
4th Grade: I can sing heritage songs.
5th Grade: I can compare opera to musicals.