WHAT'S GOING ON IN THE MUSIC ROOM?Mrs. Drumm & Mrs. BloodDuring distance learning, students will have two synchronous and two asynchronous music classes each month.
Synchronous instruction is 45 minutes for grades 1-5 and 30 minutes for Kindergarten.
Our General Music program is based on the Loudoun County Elementary Music Curriculum, which is aligned with the Virginia Music Standards of Learning. The five strands are:
1. Creative Process
2. Critical Thinking & Communication
3. History, Culture, & Citizenship
4. Innovation in the Arts
5. Technique & Application
Heritage Cluster Information
General Music Curriculum Map
Assessments in General Music are standards-based and performance-based. The following key should be used to indicate a student’s acquisition of skills and content taught, effort exhibited, and demonstration of appropriate behavior and safe practices:
4/E – Exceeds Standard
3/M – Meets Standard
2/P – Progressing Towards Standard
1/B – Below Standard