Music - Whyteleafe School
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20/07/18

Such an impressive winner of the Whyteleafe Sports Award 2018 https://t.co/gE6NGGCRep

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20/07/18

A love of problem solving and support for others in mathematics. This year’s Maths Award. https://t.co/1cbQ3Cye28

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20/07/18

Exceptional flair for writing shown by our literacy award winner. https://t.co/ARUzEgW6Is

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20/07/18

Excellent attitude to sport from this year’s 2018 netball trophy winner. https://t.co/WxkfoV0Kmc

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20/07/18

We have enjoyed so many performances over the years from our 2018 Music Award winner presented by https://t.co/Wp1QU7y69m

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20/07/18

The winner of this year’s languages award was very happy to receive the trophy. https://t.co/H3GtY9R8BY

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20/07/18

A very well deserved friendship award voted by all of the children in year 6 https://t.co/sfeAQyiomt

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20/07/18

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Looking forward to this photo being worth a lot of money in a few years time when these 2 are gracing the premier league https://t.co/zyRtxSFLvs

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20/07/18

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A well deserved recipient of the ICT award https://t.co/Ix7rxoACLj

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20/07/18

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Have a great holiday 4H! You’ve been a super class to have and I’m very proud of you all! Watch out , they’re coming for you! X

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20/07/18

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Wishing all of Year 6 the best of luck in your new schools. You were my first year group at this school and you’ll always have a special place in my heart. Stay in touch! I want to hear about all of your successes! X

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18/07/18

Tell us how YOU have helped to reduce the use of plastics lately. https://t.co/YbARw3Ay3v

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18/07/18

we're trying to do our bit and spread the message on reducing the use of plastics! https://t.co/YbARw3Ay3v

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18/07/18

Check out our amazing assembly on reducing plastic usage to help protect the environment! https://t.co/YbARw3Ay3v

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18/07/18

School council held an assembly on plastic in the environment. Members produced a ppt, made props, rehearsed it and performed it to KS1. They did a fantastic job and put together a strong message about recycling plastic and reducing packaging in supermarkets. https://t.co/f0mjkQLSQR

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16/07/18

Fantastic show and tell from 1N. We were able to talk about enlargement. This man was 40 times bigger than the traditional Lego man. https://t.co/n4MSAMJJf2

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13/07/18

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Well done to Red Reception and Blue Reception for taking part in a fantastic It was wonderful to see so many children smiling as they took part.

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13/07/18

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Delighted to receive the first Whyteleafe honey this morning made by our very own bees 🐝 https://t.co/ZtztwC4aoK

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12/07/18

Our summer music concert has begun, showcasing our amazingly talented pupils https://t.co/mUb3iw9bLH

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11/07/18

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Honey production in full swing https://t.co/sBQnLUl5GY

Music

At Whyteleafe we pride ourselves on our musical ability.  Music is embedded in the curriculum and the children have many opportunities to perform and learn to play a variety of instruments. In year 3 all children learn to play the toot, in year 4 they all learn to play the clarinet and in year 5 the ukulele. All children from reception to year 6 take part in music lessons and have access to our well stocked music room. The music room has a range of instruments for the children to use including African drums, keyboards, glockenspiels and a variety of percussion instruments.

As well as the music curriculum, there are several music clubs on offer. We have a choir of 70 Key Stage 2 children for which there is a waiting list each year. The choir perform at a number of venues and events; these have included the O2 and Dorking Halls. There are recorder clubs for years 3 and 4, toot club for year 4 and ukulele club for year 6. Mini-Singers is a singing group with members from years 1,2 and 3. The school also has a school orchestra made up of children from years 5 and 6. All these groups perform in our annual Grand Parents Tea party at Christmas, the PTA Carol Evening and our annual Summer concert. There are also opportunities to perform during assemblies, school fairs and Star of the Week.

The school can offer individual and small group instrument lessons. Peripatetic teachers from Surrey Arts come into Whyteleafe one day a week. Lessons are booked and paid for through Surrey Arts.  Lessons are currently available on clarinet, saxophone, piano and guitar. Lessons on other instruments may be available if there is enough interest.

 

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Music Curriculum 14th Mar 2018 Download