BOARD MEETING

Monday, March 1 at 6:30 p.m.

LIVE STREAM

Public Comment: As part of the regular meeting, the Board will accept comments from members of the public. Written comments for the regular board meeting should be submitted via email to Public.Comments@stoughton.k12.wi.us up to 30 minutes prior to the start of the meeting. Comments must not exceed 250 words and must include the name and address of the commenter. Comments that do not meet these criteria or otherwise do not comply with the Board's public comment policy will not be read. 

Keyboarding & Guitar

Welcome to River Bluff Keyboarding/Guitar class. This is an introductory class for students with little or no experience on the piano and guitar. Piano/guitar playing will be used as a means of teaching the Wisconsin Essential Standards for Music, grades 7-8. Class time will include playing, listening and responding to various genres of music from the past to the present. Instruments are provided at school. Access to a keyboard and guitar at home practice, is helpful but not required.

SASD Music Targets

  • Sing alone and/or with others
  • Demonstrate understanding of rhythmic patterns in music
  • Distinguish between various standard notation symbols
  • Analyze various components of music (Timbre, rhythm, melody, harmony, form)
  • Evaluate music performances
  • Compare and contrast the role of music in cultures worldwide.

Grading Policy

Grading is a composite of daily participation, musical growth, general music assessments (including music theory, history and listening), and playing tests.