Music

Departmental Staff
Curriculum Leader Mrs J Deal   
Subject Teachers Miss N Matthews Mr D Manning
SLT Line Manager Miss L Szymura  

Music – Key Stage 3

At Key Stage 3 students have three lessons of Music each fortnight. The main programmes of work in each year of Key Stage 3 are summarised as follows with further details contained in schemes of work:

Year 7 – Music

  • Singing festival / Singing Monsters
  • Rhythm / Who Knows
  • Animal Composition
  • Gamelan
  • Frere Jacques theme and variations
  • Samba

Download Scheme of Work – Year 7

 Year 8 – Music

  • Singing festival
  • 'Arriba' / African drumming
  • Pachelbel's Canon
  • Reggae / Ukulele
  • Film Music - Robots
  • Guitar

Download Scheme of Work – Year 8

Year 9 – Music

  • Blues
  • MOBO
  • Recycling Music
  • Recycling Music - Remix
  • 4 chord pop song
  • Film music - Star Wars / James Bond

Download Scheme of Work – Year 9

A wide variety of opportunities are available for students with a keen interest in developing their musical talents. These include individual music lessons through visiting peripatetic tutors, ROX workshops and performances, and a Key Stage 3 choir.

Music – Key Stage 4

At Key Stage 4 we provide the opportunity to study GCSE in music.
Please refer to the ‘Key Stage 4 Courses Booklet‘ for further details.

Music - Key Stage 5

At Key Stage 5 we offer the opportunity to study for the Level 3 BTEC in Music.
Please refer to the ‘Sixth Form Prospectus‘ for further details.