Unit plans for music

Unit plans for music

This post continues a series looking at the process of designing of a scheme of work for music teachers.  The first few posts looked at the scheme of work from a distance and now, we’re going to zoom in one stage closer to the unit plan.  In the second...
SoW overviews

SoW overviews

Last week, I wrote about planning a scheme of work for music by looking at the values, structure and design tenets that you want to embed in the process.  Taking the time to do this really does help to ensure that the lessons you end up teaching align with the...
Planning a Scheme of Work

Planning a Scheme of Work

Yesterday, I wrote about the role of composing, listening and performing when planning a scheme of work for music teachers.  Today, I’ve created a resource you can download to help you plan your scheme of work.  The link is at the bottom of this page...
The music education trinity

The music education trinity

Having now had a look at each board’s specifications for GCSE and A-Level Music, my brain has been well and truly inundated with that seemingly eternal trinity of music education – composing, listening and performing.  With the unit structure of each...