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Let the Beat Drop – App Lesson

Description: This app lesson will develop students’ ability to engage music.

Instructional Objective: Students will design their own song by using education apps to familiarize themselves with several music notation and creation devices.

Step 1: Students will play music using the Musical Instrument – Lamophone app to experience the different sounds notes make and enjoy playing music.

  • Musikinstrument - Lamophone Screenshot
  • Musikinstrument - Lamophone Screenshot
  • Musikinstrument - Lamophone Screenshot
  • Musikinstrument - Lamophone Screenshot
  • Musikinstrument - Lamophone Screenshot

Step 2: Students will then experiment with creating their own music using the Beatwave app.

  • Beatwave Screenshot
  • Beatwave Screenshot
  • Beatwave Screenshot
  • Beatwave Screenshot
  • Beatwave Screenshot
  • Beatwave Screenshot
  • Beatwave Screenshot
  • Beatwave Screenshot
  • Beatwave Screenshot
  • Beatwave Screenshot

Step 3: For advanced students, they can use the Songwriter’s Pad for iPhone – The Songwriting app to write lyrics and match them to the musical notes they mixed in the previous step.

  • Songwriter's Pad™ - The Songwriting App for iPhone Screenshot
  • Songwriter's Pad™ - The Songwriting App for iPhone Screenshot
  • Songwriter's Pad™ - The Songwriting App for iPhone Screenshot
  • Songwriter's Pad™ - The Songwriting App for iPhone Screenshot
  • Songwriter's Pad™ - The Songwriting App for iPhone Screenshot