KS3 Music

Year 7 Year 8 Year 9
  • Graphic Score
  • Pulse and Rhythm
  • Keyboard Skills 1
  • Melody Writing
  • Music Technology
  • Song Writing
  • 12 Bar Blues
  • Film Music
  • Keyboard Skills 2
  • Reggae
  • Guitar Skills 1
  • Structures
  • Rap
  • Theme and Variations
  • Cover Versions
  • Ground Bass
  • Guitar Skills 2
  • Project
Over the year you will learn how to:
  • Listen to music and understand some of the elements.
  • Read simple notation.
  • Perform with voices and instruments both individually and in a group.
  • Compose your own music.
  • Provide feedback on your own and others’ work and suggest constructive improvements.
  • Use simple musical vocabulary.
  • listen to music and analyse the features.
  • read a variety of notations.
  • perform greater amounts of music on more than one instrument.
  • improvise and compose music that uses a variety of rhythms.
  • evaluate your own and others’ work and constructively suggest how to improve it.
  • use an appropriate and varied musical vocabulary
  • listening to music and analysing what you can hear.
  • reading notation for more than one instrument.
  • performing on different instruments and understanding the importance of cultural context.
  • composing in different styles within a variety of musical structures.
  • providing feedback on your own and others’ work and suggesting how to improve it.
  • learning a varied musical vocabulary and being able to apply it to your own and others’ work