Music-making is an integral part of the teaching and learning at Meldreth Primary School. All children have the opportunity to play tuned and untuned percussion. Music from all around the world is shared and the emphasis is on making music wherever possible.
All children have music lessons and we have recently purchased a range of new instruments and scheme of work so that there is clear progression throughout the years.
Our Singing school
Singing is at the heart of the music curriculum. All children have opportunities to perform.Foundation Stage/ Key Stage 1 a Nativity, sometimes traditional, and sometimes less so. Our Year 3 pupils have annual singing events with when they join up with Maycroft Residential Home and Meldreth Manor school who provide education, care and therapeutic support for children and young people who have severe, profound and multiple learning difficulties resulting in complex learning needs.
Music beyond the classroom
At Meldreth Primary School, we have peripatetic teachers who visit the school to teach guitar, piano and drums. Whilst the school runs successful and popular recorder clubs each week. We hold an annual Summer Concert to celebrate music making with a wide range of solo and group performances