Burrillville School Department Music Curriculum

Aligned to the State and National Standards

Grades 9-12  Band/Wind Ensemble Scope and Sequence

The chart below highlights the key skills and activities taught in grades 9-12 and the order in which they are taught.  By clicking on the unit title, parents, students and teachers can view the detailed expectations for student learning.  Only teachers can access the Common Course assessment link.

Quarter

Unit

Activities

Instructional Days

1

1.1

1.2

Read, Perform and Evaluate Basic Instrumental Selections

Analyzing and Classifying Music

10

18

 

Quarter

Unit

Activities

Instructional Days

2

2.1

2.2

2.3

Read, Perform and Evaluate Basic Instrumental Selections

Critiquing/Comparing-Contrasting Musical Performances

Transcribing Simple Melodies

20

18

10

Quarter

Unit

Activities

Instructional Days

3

3.1

3.2

3.3

Read, Perform and Evaluate Basic Instrumental Selections

Composing and Arranging Simple Songs

Improvising

20

18

10

Quarter

Unit

Activities

Instructional Days

4

4.1

4.2

Read, Perform and Evaluate Basic Instrumental Selections

The Artistic Process

20

10