8th Grade Music UA

This course meets four out of the six days of the scheduled rotation and is a quarter-long course. This class teaches the students how to create rhythms and song lyrics, as well as work with the music software program Garage Band to create their own movie soundtracks. The students will also be studying the history of the rock musicians of their choice and doing a visual presentation for the class. Critically listening to and analyzing music will be an activity that will be occurring on a regular basis in this class as well. 

Grading Policy:

Class Work- 35%
Projects- 50%
Class Performance- 15%