The portfolio is meant to be a resource after you leave the course. The greater the effort and
comprehensiveness you put into it, the more it will benefit you when you start teaching. Please
use a three-ring binder with dividers (pag
What do these music elements mean?
Word Bank: Harmony, Texture, Rhythm, Dynamics, Timbre, Form, Tempo, Whole, Meter, Beat
1. The tone color of music _
2. Horizontal and vertical elements that come together to add depth or s
absolute pitch names names ,)f the musical alphabet:
accent a symbol placed above or beneath a note head
to emphasi:e the sOllnd of that nore:
accidentals symhols that a
What is classroom management? Why is it important? This is a question that many educators ask
themselves. Classroom management refers to the wide variety of skills and techniques that teachers use
Lesson Name: Can you keep the beat
Date: September 7th, 2014
Goal: 4.) Describe how words and phrases (e.g., regular beats, alliteration, rhymes, repeated
lines) supply rhythm and meaning in a story, poem, or song.
Standards: 4.) Describe
Lesson Name: Steady beat
Date: November 13th, 2014
Goal: 4.) Play rhythm patterns, including whole notes and dotted half notes using pitched or non
pitched instruments or by clapping.
Standards: 4.) Play rhythm patterns, including whole no