The 2014 New Curriculum sees a few changes for music. The main changes to be noted are:
We will continue to follow our scheme of music express, with added units where children are taught to play the tuned instruments.
We will also continue to use the 'Sing Up' programme currently running in school.
If you are interested in purchasing additional music lessons for your child, we offer individual and paired music tuition through the Derbyshire Music Partnership. Please contact the office for more information.
National Curriculum for Music
Purpose of Study
Music is a universal language that embodies one of the highest forms of creativity. A high-quality music education should engage and inspire pupils to develop a love of music and their talent as musicians, and so increase their self-confidence, creativity and sense of achievement. As pupils progress, they should develop a critical engagement with music, allowing them to compose, and to listen with discrimination to the best in the musical canon.
The national curriculum for music aims to ensure that all pupils:
Below are word documents to show the New National Curriculum Content in all year groups for Music.
Click a year group to view information about the areas of content that our children will be taught and will be learning about.