Music Ks3


Key Stage 3

At key stage 3 all pupils receive a double period of music each week lasting approximately 70mins. Pupils are involved in a wide range of activities as follows:


  • Individual & group composition

  • Individual & group performance

  • Listening to & appraising music from a wide variety of styles and cultures

  • Taking part in group performances with opportunity to direct performance

  • Listen to and appraise own & others compositions and performances as means of assessment

  • Use of ICT suite to enhance learning

  • Use of school library to reinforce learning and access information

  • Learning how to read and write music using staff and graphic score notation

  • Use of smart board technology and audio visual resources to enhance teaching and learning