Department of Defense Education Activity

MUGC04: Music 3 (2022)

Music 3 is designed to introduce third grade students to the musical processes of creating, performing, responding and connecting. The content is aligned to the DoDEA College and Career Ready Standards Arts, CCRSA (National Core Arts Standards,NCAS) and includes, but is not limited to, the following concepts American and international folk music; the fundamentals of music reading; the singing and playing of music; a survey of musical styles; composers and their times; the science of sound; acoustics and electronics; current musical events; the elements and principles of music; music of the theater opera, movies, and dance; and creative composition and performance. Course content will build on concepts introduced in Kindergarten through second grade music, as DODEA"s music program is vertically aligned.