Elementary Music

This course is offered as a general music appreciation class for grades Kindergarten through 5th grade. The students perform in two concerts a year, Christmas and Spring, and sing during chapel and church services. The objectives used at ILCA coincide with the National Music Association standards. They are as follows:

-Sing alone and with others, a varied repertoire of music
-Perform on instruments, alone and with others, a varied repertoire of music
-Improvise melodies, variations and accompaniments
-Compose and arrange music within specified guidelines
-Read and notate music
-Listen to, analyze and describe music
-Evaluate music and music performances
-Understand relationships between music, the other arts and disciplines outside the arts
-Understand music in relation to history and culture.