Degrees and Certifications:
Mr Stokes, General Music Teacher
Students enrolled in general music will undergo eight units that are recongnized as the essential elements of music fundamentals. The units covered are: (Rhythm,Melody,Harmony,Musicality,Form,Music Appreciation and Instrument families.) Application is the key element used to drive the curriculum and instruction through the NJ State Standards. Students will utilize musical instruments such as acoustic guitars,soprano recorders,keyboard piano's,rhythm instruments and 21st century technology to meet our targeted goals pertaining to each unit of instruction. Pictures,technology,and music manipulatives will be useds to modify instruction for our special needs/ESL/ELL learners. Application is the driving force of the general music program because it creates individual expression,creativity, appreciation and a climate that is conducive to teaching and learning.
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due dates for assessmentss,projects,and homework
District Grading Protocol(Summative-50%-Formative-40% Individual Practice-10%