6th Grade – Music Technology
Mr. Peters - firstname.lastname@example.org OR email@example.com
In this course, students will be learning the skills needed for basic music composition and working in a recording studio. Music Composition software, Digital Audio Workstations, MIDI keyboard controllers, and Google Apps are a few of the pieces of software that students will use throughout the school year.
Homework and Classwork: All assignments are through the following sites. Students are expected to finish weekly work in class. If they fall behind, they are expected to catch up on their own.
MusicFirst (You MUST have the Chrome browser to use this software. Download it here)
Final Grades: Please use Powerschool for checking grades. The grade in MusicFirst grade book is NOT the official grade for this class. Please note that the grades in Powerschool are a fluid document until the end of each Quarter. Assignments that are not graded 100% may be edited and resubmitted to increase a grade as many times as necessary, as long as this is done before the end of the Quarter.
Emergency Closing Assignments: On these days, you should catch up on current assignments. You may also use this time to use the MusicFirst software to create your own compositions.