Home School Activities
Home Learning Activities
Each Class page now has tasks specific to that year group on them
13.05.20 – BBC Ten Pieces Party Live Lesson
Suitable for Key Stage 2/Lower Key Stage 3 and is hosted by CBBC presenters Karim Zeroual and Lauren Layfield.
The challenge is set! To compose a piece of music using the some of the building blocks of music. The BBC Orchestra of Wales is there to help with 3 classical pieces of music, highlighting rhythm, melody and dynamics. Ten Pieces Party Live Lesson
BBC Bitesize – Suitable for KS2
A cartoon explaining beat and rhythm and goes on to show how body percussion can be used to create a piece of music.
Explains beat and tempo and goes on to talk about Beethoven and his 5th Symphony. Music from the 5th Symphony is played throughout.
Melody and pitch. A very short interactive game to match high and low pitches.
Harmony and chords. A video about Kerry Andrew’s song by the Ten Pieces Children’s Choir.
Texture. A short cartoon that explains texture which is followed by a performance of a piece of music called Homelands.
Making Music Fun – Free Printable Notation Worksheets
Follow the link then scroll down and start with Colour that Note Treble/Clef C position and G position (Free) and Codebreaker! Note Name Worksheet Treble Clef (Free)
Camerata Mini Music Makers
This takes place ‘live’ every Tuesday and Thursday at 10.30am and is suitable for lower KS2 (aimed at 5 – 7 year olds)
Episode 9 Key Stage 2. You won’t need anything for this this episode, just enjoy!
Episode 10 Key Stages 1 and 2 Instruments – French Horn, Violin, Piano, Tuba. All the musicians come together to present this last episode of the series.
You will need (remember if you haven’t got these things, you can still enjoy watching the show.) Metal pot or pan, metal spoon/ladle, metal bottles, things to make a North Pole collage. Kate uses tissue paper, cotton wool biscuit wrappers and tin foil, but you can use whatever you have.
All previous episodes can be viewed by following the links
Golden Snitch 26
Please visit https://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/EnrichEducation and watch our instructional video to learn more about our ‘Golden Snitch for 26’ Challenge!! We would really appreciate if you would share this around your networks, with family, friends, colleagues and anyone else!!
Home learning packs have been sent home. Here are some additional resources to help support your child’s learning:
Early Years Specific Support
These are also ideas and activities below that are good for ALL year groups.