Obviously the history of music is a rather big subject, so we started by revisiting the previous classical music project (Project 90: Classical Music), and then went through the development of twentieth century popular music with the help of Turn It Up! A pitch-perfect history of music that rocked the world.
|This week's reading|
We explored Stravinsky's Firebird using CBBC resources, and the children created their own Firebird inspired pictures.
Solomon's Vegetable Blues:
"I've got the Blues,The I have to eat my vegetables BluesEating courgette makes me sickSo a Domino's pizza would do the trick I've got the Blues, The I have to eat my vegetables Blues."
Monica's Going to Bed Blues
"I've got the Blues, The going to bed BluesI would rather stay up lateand go out for a skateI've got the BluesThe going to bed Blues"
|Singing the Blues|
Finally they explored some of the different elements that go into making up a song with another BBC resource.
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