1. Review melodic patterns using So, Mi, and La.
2. Review So, Mi, and La on the modified staff.
3. Demonstrate how to compose four-beat patterns using quarter notes and So, Mi, and La.
- Show where So, Mi, and La are on the modified staff.
- Do several examples and explain how to draw quarter notes.
4. Distribute pencils and composition worksheets (Melodic Composition Worksheet).
5. Students compose four beat melodic patterns using So, Mi, and La.
6. Students perform their composition for the class.
7. Class echoes each pattern.
8. Collect worksheets.