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The music curriculum is in Key Stage 1 aims to develop the children’s musical skills through performing, listening and experimenting with sounds.

Children will have the opportunity to:

• Use their voices expressively and creatively by singing songs and speaking chants and rhymes.

• Play tuned and un-tuned instruments musically.

• Listen to live and recorded music and begin to identify instruments and some elements of music.

• Experiment with, create and combine sounds using different elements of music. 

• Begin using musical notation as a way of communicating ideas and identifying musical symbols.