Music

Starting in new academic year of 2016 is the exciting opportunity for key stage 3 students to start the GCSE music course. A new way of looking at music through all year groups – a new challenge and a new way forward for Trentham Music.

 Areas of Study

Autumn Term Spring Term Summer Term
Year 7

 

 

Solo Performance.

Listening.

Ensemble Performance.

Listening.

Creative Task.

Listening.

Year 8

 

 

Instrument Composition.

Listening.

Arranging.

Listening.

Solo Performance.

Listening.

Year 9

 

 

Dance/Arranging.

Listening.

Ensemble Performance.

Listening.

Creative Task.

Listening.

Year 10

 

 

Solo Performance.

Listening.

Ensemble Performance.

Listening.

Creative Task.

Listening.

Year 11

 

 

Dance/Arranging.

Listening.

Arranging.

Listening.

Instrument Composition.

Listening.

Assessment

Recorded music and videos showing progress – in individual student portfolios.

Firefly/Extended Learning

The entire course is on Firefly as an additional resource.

Links to useful Resources/ Exam Specifications/ Apps

Links are currently being updated and provided in general resources on firefly.

Extra –curricular activities

There is a wide range of extra-curricular activities on offer to all students that are displayed in the music department.