Government of Manitoba
Understanding Music in Context

Understanding Music in Context (M-U2) »
Students experience and develop awareness of a variety of music genres, styles, and traditions.


Students who have achieved expectations for this grade are able to

Grade 5 Grade 6 Grade 7 Grade 8
identify and characterize a variety of music genres and styles

5-8 M-U2.1

demonstrate awareness of general characteristics of music within groups (e.g., cultural, social, historical contexts)

5-8 M-U2.2

describe and compare qualities of different art forms (e.g., dance, drama, literary arts, music, visual arts) within similar social, cultural, or historical groups

5-8 M-U2.3