Video Assignments

  • Purpose

    • Increase accountability for at-home practice.
    • Teach students to problem-solve and learn music in advance
    • Accelerate learning of full-band music
    • Rehearsal becomes rehearsal
    • Provide meaningful and authentic individual feedback without compromising class time
  • How does it work

    • Assigned 1-minute excerpt of music for your students to perform
    • Videos are made at home using a smart phone or tablet
    • Metronomes MUST be audible and student must be visible and using correct posture.
    • Students submit videos via Google Classroom.
    • Videos are graded throughout the week (5-10 a day) and grades are recorded on a rubric that is distributed to the students.