"The overarching goal of the music curriculum is to support, nurture, and inspire the growth of every student as a musician and as an artful learner.
The Music Butterfly represents the Music curriculum framework which is based on four interrelated essential learning areas. The essential learning areas are further detailed by connected sets of general and specific learning outcomes." - Manitoba Education
Manitoba Education

Identify the essential learning areas of music at each grade and describe a two week block addressing the main outcome your group has selected. Label your area (e.g., Band, Vocal). Be sure to make your choices explicit so there will be no overlap among groups.

Grade 9

Grade 10

Grade 11

Grade 12

Example of a BIG IDEA response to Teaching the Arts in Senior Years.
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