Preston Park Primary

Music

Let's get rhythmical! 

Here we will keep you updated with wonderful music activities that you can do from home. 

We have kept the learning to resources that you should be able to find at home- so don't worry, you won't need a violin!

Send us in your beautiful work! 

Lesson 1

Lesson 2

Activities for the Choir

Activities for the Orchestra 

Online Musical activities

Dear Musicians, Why not try some of these fun music activities to keep your creative mind buzzing!

Below, you will find a variety of different websites which included games, quizzes, songs and more!

Key Stage 1

 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sW2DY1OpgrI – This activity has been taken from Cbeebies. It is a fun rhythm activity.

 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QOh1P1ZcTaU - Cbeebies rhythm activity session 2. If you enjoyed the first activity, why not try this one!

 https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p03jvjcf - This links includes a variety of different activities. They are all linked to children’s BBC radio program. You can search a topic or theme or story you are interested in, where you will find a different tasks, for example learning a new song and listening to music.

 https://www.outoftheark.co.uk/ootam-at-home/ - Out of the Ark are offering free resources during this uncertain time. Click on the link and you will find a new song to learn. This is updated every week, so make sure you regularly have a look and see what is new to the site.

 Purple Mash – Don’t forget to explore the musical activities on Purple Mash. Compose your own music, record it and play it back for your family to hear.

 Key Stage 2

 https://www.classicsforkids.com/ - Classics for kids is a great resource. Whether or not Classical music is your favourite genre, this website offers you a variety of fact files, quizzes, games and activities to develop your understanding of famous composers.

 https://www.outoftheark.co.uk/ootam-at-home/ - Out of the Ark are offering free resources during this uncertain time. Click on the link and you will find a new song to learn. This is updated every week, so make sure you regularly have a look and see what is new to the site.

 https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/school-radio/primary-music-ks1--ks2-index/z6762sg - This links includes a variety of different activities. They are all linked to children’s BBC radio program. You can search a topic or theme or story you are interested in, where you will find a different tasks, for example learning a new song and listening to music.

 This website is split into KS1 and KS2. When you click on the link, scroll down to the KS2 section of the page. There you will find topics on history/ geography/ English. Take a look at the activities based on a topic you have already learnt in school or have a look at something new!

 https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/subjects/zwxhfg8 - This websites offers you activities based on different aspects of music vocabulary. You will find activities and games on tempo, texture, pitch, dynamics, timbre, listening, composing.

In class we use this musical vocabulary in all our lessons. Why not take a look and brush up on your knowledge!

Music in the borough!

Even though so many events in Brent have been postponed, we are so proud of the activities our school has been involved in.      

Please click on the link below or paste directly into your browser, to see what the pupils in Brent have been up to the past 2 terms. 

https://sway.office.com/QBLsJdd2RxDV0mqP?ref=Link

This newsletter also gives to information about how music has carried on this term.

 This list of websites will be updated regularly so make sure you come back and explore our new activities :)