4th Grade Music
In 4th grade music, the students will play recorders, guitars, ukuleles, keyboards and percussion instruments. These playing experiences will include a blend of improvisation and student creation in addition to playing traditional songs and playing from musical notation. The students will also sing an array of traditional songs from the United States as well as traditional songs from other nations. The students will read and perform music written on the treble clef staff. Rhythmically, students will read and perform eighth notes, quarter notes, half notes, whole notes, and syncopated rhythms.