CREATIVITY IS VERY IMPORTANT FOR EACH PROJECT TO RECEIVE FULL VALUE
1 Audition for IMEA ( first quarter only )
2 Create a story book about an aspect of music:
a. Minimum of 12 pages=A, 10 pages=B, 8 pages=C
b. Need a picture and caption on each page
c. Aimed toward 5th Grader who is starting music class
d. Laminated pages or protected somehow.
e. Bound in some fashion
f. Be creative!
3 If you already created a story book: create a video with music
a. Can be in groups of one, two, or three
b. Use one of the topics of story book
c. 4 minutes = A, 3 minutes = B, 2 minutes = C
4 Solo and Ensemble ( third quarter only )
5 Compose a song with piano accompaniment for any instrument. Must be done with a music writing program. To receive an A it must be 50 measures, B = 35 measures, C = 15 measures. No accompaniment will reduce the grade by 1 letter
6 Arrange a piece of music for either band or choir. Must be done with a music writing program. To receive an A it must be 50 measures, B = 35 measures, C = 15 measures. No accompaniment will reduce the grade by 1 letter
7 Create a power point presentation. To receive an A it must have 20 slides, B = 15 slides, C = 10 slides. This must also contain some form of sound or movement with the pictures. No sound or movement will lower the grade one letter
8 Compare a current composer with one from at least 100 years ago. Use guidelines for the power point presentation
9 Use the “ smart Music” system weekly.
ALL PROJECTS MUST HAVE MR. ROMES APPROVAL BEFORE BEING ACCEPTED