Welcome to Music with Mrs. Polinsky!
The Loudoun County elementary music curriculum consists of a well-planned sequence of developmentally appropriate experiences leading to clearly defined skills and knowledge. The program is designed to actively involve students of all learning modalities using materials carefully selected for their aesthetic value. The Loudoun County curriculum is aligned with the National Standards for Arts Education.
Singing a varied repertoire of music
Performing on instruments
Improvising melodies, variations, and accompaniments
Composing and arranging music within specific guidelines
Reading and notating music
- Relating to music through movement
Evaluating music and music performances
Understanding relationships between music, the arts, and disciplines outside the arts
Understanding music in relation to history and culture