Mrs. Moore's 6th Grade Music

Lesson for Mrs. Porter's Class

Lesson Objective

Time: 1 minute

Students will be able to think creatively by writing new lyrics to well-know music (Theme and Variations).


This lesson should take approximately 30 minutes to complete.


Time: 2 minutes

Today we will be studying what a theme is and what variations are. We will be studying the different kinds of variations and we will find out HOW to make a variation on a theme.

Instruction - Please watch the video below.

Time: 3 minutes
Theme and Variations


Time: 15 minutes


Time: 9 minutes

When you turn in your paper in to Mrs. Porter you are done with the Music portion of your lessons.


Explore the following if you need additional help understanding this lesson!
Music Theory Lesson - Theme and Variations

Mrs. Moore's Electronic Office Hours

Mrs. Moore is the Music Teacher at Montezuma Elementary. If your student is having difficulty with the elearning process, please do not hesitate to contact Mrs. Moore. Her office hours this week are Monday, May 16 from 5:30 - 7:30 and Wednesday May 18th from 5:30 - 7:30. You may contact Mrs. Moore by email: She will get back to you right away during her office hours. The rest of the week she will be checking her email at 9:00 each night to respond to any questions.