NCCAS – 4th Grade

See how each Quaver lesson meets NCCAS Music Standards with our interactive NCCAS Standards Crosswalk.

Select a grade, then click any lesson title to explore the content correlated to each standard!

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Quaver Correlation to NCCAS Standards - 4th Grade           
Artistic ProcessesCreatingPerformingRespondingConnecting
Anchor StandardsCr1Cr2Cr3Pr4Pr5Pr6Re7Re8Re9Cn10Cn11
Rhythm 
1: Welcome to Music!YY        Y
2: Terrific TripletsY  Y      Y
3: Super 16th NotesYY Y      Y
Singing 
4: Octaves, Descants, & Patriotic Music   Y  Y   Y
5: Singing Triads   Y      Y
6: Part Singing   YYYY   Y
Melody 
7: Melodies Based on Scales   Y  Y   Y
8: Major/Minor MelodiesY     Y   Y
9: Melodic Ostinatos Y Y  Y    
Duration 
10: Duration Review   Y      Y
11: Dotted Quarter Notes Y Y Y    Y
12: Tied Notes & MoreYY Y Y Y  Y
Notation 
13: Keeping Up With the ScoreYY Y  Y  Y 
14: Getting to Know E & DYY Y       
15: Giving Thanks   Y  Y Y  
Articulation and Tempo 
16: Articulation Review   Y  Y    
17: Tricky Tempos   Y   Y  Y
18: Timbre   Y   Y   
Instruments 
19: Orchestral & Concert B & Instruments   Y  Y    
20: Guitars & Fretted Instruments Y Y  Y    
21: Playing Fretted Instruments Y Y  Y   Y
Chords and Harmony 
22: Major &Minor Chords Y Y  Y   Y
23: Playing Chords & HarmonyY  Y  Y    
24: Playing Accompaniment Parts Y Y  Y   Y
The Romantic Period 
25: Time Machine   Y  Y    
26: Making Music in the Romantic Period   Y  YY   
27: Telling a Story with Music Y Y  YY   
The Rap Project 
28: The Rap ProjectYY Y  Y   Y
29: Creating My RapYY    Y    
30: Rhymes, Rhythm, & RapYYYY      Y
The Rap Project 
31: Dynamic Rapping YYYY   Y  
32: Rap RehearsalsYYY Y   Y Y
33: Rap It Up (The Performance)YY   Y  YY 
Year-End Review 
34: Keyword & Activity ReviewY  Y  Y    
35: Year-End Assessment & Favorite Songs ReviewY  YY Y  Y 
36: Family DayY    Y   Y 

See the NCCAS Standards Correlation in a text-based spreadsheet