McKinley Primary Center

 

Elementary General Music Rubric for Standards & Benchmarks: General Music

 

CATEGORY

Basic

Proficient

Advanced

Standard 1, Benchmark 1 –

 

Sing Diatonic Melody

Student uses a speaking voice or sings more than 50% of the pitches incorrectly

Student sings diatonic melody in tune using an appropriate voice.

Student not only sings in tune, but also demonstrates excellent tone quality for is/her age.

Standard 1, Benchmark 2 –

 

Perform Rhythmic Patterns

Student cannot perform pattern without help from the teacher.

Student performs the pattern correctly without help from teacher.

Student is not only correct, but also performs the pattern fluently.

Standard 2 –

 

Read & Notate Music

Student is unable to identify, define, or write age appropriate musical symbols.

Student is able to name, define, and write age appropriate musical symbols.

Student is able to name, define, and write musical symbols above their grade level.