Mr. Andrew Himelick

Towne Meadow Elementary

Carmel Clay Schools

10850 Towne Road (Map It!)

Carmel, IN 46032

(317) 733-2645 ext. 1962


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MUSIC ASSESSMENTS

Kindergarten through 2nd grade are assessed according to the standard based assessments adopted by the Carmel Clay Schools.  For music they are as follows:
 
Kindergarten
1) Student sings a 2 note pattern in tune. 
2) Student shows a steady beat with the body. 
 
1st Grade: 
1) Student sings a 3 note pattern in tune. 
2) Student shows a steady beat on an instrument. 
 
2nd Grade: 
1) Student sings a 3 note pattern in tune. 
2) Student reads a basic notation. 
3) Student plays a 3 note melody on a pitched instrument. 
 
3rd through 5th grades use a the grading:
E=Excellent
S=Satisfactory
N=Needs Improvement

Grades for 3 to 5 are determined based on singing accuracy, music literacy and playing instruments.