Key Stage 3

Key Stage 3

Key Stage 3 (Years 7 - 9)

Students develop their musical skills through a variety of practical, challenging, and engaging units.

Students who learn instruments in or out of school are encouraged to use these in their practical work.

Year 7

Find Your voice: song mash-ups


The Elements of Music: Halloween compositions

Introduction to Keyboards & Notation


The Black Note March

Year 7 showcase: 4 chord songs

Year 8



Riffs and Ostinati

Song Writing: Protest songs

Jazz, Blues & Rock n' Roll

Year 8 showcase

Year 9

In Year 9 students experience ‘rich' tasks in 2 of our Performing Arts subjects each term. So each student could have 2 terms of music lessons.

Rock Band

Film Music