Ms. Curtis Notes

Music 10, Music 112, Theatre Arts 120, Social Studies 9


Posted: September 10, 2018

Attached are documents which have been distributed in class to date.

This week we are looking at Instruments of the Orchestra. Powerpoint Assignments are due Thursday, Sept 13th. 

Assessment of our first unit will take place Friday, Sept. 14th. 

Posted: September 10, 2018

This week's Music Style is one of your choosing. Keep in mind that it should be a style in which you have not a great wealth of knowledge or listening hours. 


Due Date: Friday, Sept. 14th. 

Microsoft Office document icon music_journal_music_112.doc27 KB

Posted: September 10, 2018

Attached you will find documents to assit you in preparing your official proposal to the Deptartment of Education. 


Due Date: Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018.

Posted: May 31, 2018

Use attached powerpoint to assist you in completing your music journal entries for Folk music.

File canadian_folk.pptx1.45 MB

Posted: May 25, 2018

Use the attached Powerpoint to assist you in completeing a journal entry for Country Music.

File goin_country.pptx12.15 MB

Posted: May 18, 2018

Here is the link for the version of the song we are working on for Awards Ceremony.

Posted: May 9, 2018

See attached documents to assist you in completing your project on Blues, Jazz and Rock 'n Roll. remember that one project option may be compeletd with a partner, but the other three are to be completed individually, by you :)

Posted: May 7, 2018

It's Rock 'n Roll week. Music logs are due Friday.

Use attched powerpoint presentation to assist you with your exploration of Rock of 80's, 90's,  and 2000's. 

File rock_n_roll_80-2000.pptx1.09 MB

Posted: February 12, 2018

Attached you will find a powerpoint presentation that will help you prepare for Wednesday's test. As you scroll through each page of the presentation, do your best to identify the instruments that you see and hear.Upon completion of this exercise, you should be able to accurately assess which areas require some more time and study. Good luck and have fun!

Binary Data instruments.notebook12.31 MB

Posted: January 11, 2018

Attached you will find the details of your final project for Music 10. 


Due Date: Thursday, january 18th, 2018.



File mixcraft_project.docx14.08 KB

Posted: January 9, 2018

Take a close look at the following article as an extension of our class discussion regarding how music is effectively used in advertising.

Your TASK: Write a similar article outlining your opinion of the WORST and/or BEST use of music in ads. You may use MS Word or MS Powerpoint.

Due Date: Friday, Jan 12, 2018.



Posted: November 27, 2017

Your Turn to Teach Me! :) You have the remainder of this week to work on the attached project. Check out the details in Music Styles Project attached.

Due date is Monday Dec 4th.

Microsoft Office document icon music_styles_project.doc29 KB

Posted: November 26, 2017

This week we will be looking at country Music as our chosen genre of study. Please work your way through the attached powerpoint presentation to assist you in completing this week's Music Log, which is due FRIDAY, DEC 1st. Pictures within the powerpoint are linked to videos. Please be certain to watch these videos as they will give you a clear picture as to how country music has evolved over the past several decades. Happy Listening!!

File goin_country.pptx12.15 MB

Posted: April 18, 2017

This week's music style is Rock (1980's-2000-s). Use the attached powerpoint to assist in completing this week's log which is due Thursday, April 20th.

File rock_n_roll_80-2000.pptx1.08 MB

Posted: February 22, 2017

We have been looking at the "Elements of Music", and your assignment involves you selcting any two versiosn of the same song to compare and contrast. See attachment for a template that you can use to complete your final good copy of this assignemnt which is due Monday, Feb. 27th.