What’s the Plan, Man? – 4th Grade

4th Grade Music Curriculum Goals

  • Identify all major key signatures by name and number of accidentalsPrecorder
  • Identify and perform common tempo markings
  • Identify and perform all dynamic markings
  • Demonstrate proper wind instrument technique on the Precorder
  • Perform notes on Precorder – middle C to high D, Bb and F#
  • Read and perform fairly complex rhythms accurately on the Precorder
  • Sight sing music in major key using number system and/or solfege
  • Ability to write simple melodies in 2/4, 3/4, 4/4, or 6/8
  • Able to read and perform dotted rhythms, syncopated rhythms, triplets
  • Identify all instruments in orchestra by sight, sound and family
  • Identify bass clef note names
  • Able to sing in harmony, play harmony on Precorder
  • Basic understanding of musical form
  • Able to demonstrate the 4 foundations of good singing – posture, breathing, phonation, resonance

About Curtis Hollembeak

Psalm 118:14, "The Lord is my strength and song, and is become my salvation." Curtis currently lives in Rockford, IL with his wife and three children. Curtis works as church and school music director at the Berean Baptist Church. He has been a music educator and director for over 15 years.
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