• At George Washington Elementary School, the National Standards for Music Education are employed through a variety of musical experiences and activities.  It is through my firm commitment as a certified music educator to give children the knowledge of music and its' elements; provide life-long skills for active participation in the arts; and develop abilities to understand and appreciate music and its' power.
     
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    National Standards for Music Education

     

    1. Singing, alone and with others, a varied repertoire of music. 

    2. Performing on instruments, alone and with others, a varied repertoire of music. 
     

     3. Improvising melodies, variations, and accompaniments.

     4. Composing and arranging music within specified guidelines.

     5. Reading and notating music.

     6. Listening to, analyzing, and describing music.

     7. Evaluating music and music performances.

     8. Understanding relationships between music, the other arts and disciplines outside the arts.

     9. Understanding music in relation to history and culture.

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    ith others, a varied repertoire of music.
    3. Improvising melodies, variations, and accompaniments.
    ng and arranging music within specified guidelines.
    5. Reading and notating music.
    6. Listening to, analyzing, and describing music.
    7. Evaluating music and music performances.
    8. Understanding relationships between music, the other arts and disciplines outside the arts.
    9. Understanding music in relation to history and culture.
Last Modified on April 9, 2013