Hello, I am Ms. King. This is my 5th year at Saunders and my 11th year teaching middle school. I love teaching and look forward to having another wonderful year.

Class Descriptions:
6
th grade Music Appreciation  

 

Students in 6th grade music appreciation will experience the first half of the musical eras with the exception of units that coincide with social studies classes.  Throughout the quarter students will learn how music works, why it was written and explore many different composers, styles and instruments.  By the end of the quarter students will be able to list and identify several different composers, eras, and styles of music.  

 

 

7th grade Music Appreciation  

 

Students in 7th grade music appreciation will experience the second half of the musical eras with the exception of units that coincide with social studies classes.  Throughout the quarter students will learn more advanced styles of music, learn notation, identify aurally and visually styles of music, and continue their knowledge through aspects of music technology.  By the end of the quarter students will be able to list and identify several different composers, eras, and styles of music.