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Topic: Purpose and function of music 

Music

 Standard 7.  Understands the relationship between music and history and culture
  Level Pre-K (Grade Pre-K)
   Benchmark 1.Knows that music is a part of daily life
    Knowledge/skill statements
     1.Knows basic functions of music
     2.Recognizes music in daily life
  Level I (Grade K-2)
   Benchmark 1.Knows characteristics that make certain music suitable for specific uses
    Knowledge/skill statements
     1.Knows that music can be suitable for specific uses
     2.Knows that all music is not suitable for all situations
  Level III (Grade 6-8)
   Benchmark 3.Understands the functions music serves, roles of musicians (e.g., lead guitarist in a rock band, composer of jingles for commercials, singer in Peking opera), and conditions under which music is typically performed in various cultures of the world
    Knowledge/skill statements
     1.Understands the function that music serves in various cultures of the world
     2.Understands the role of the musician in various cultures of the world
     3.Understands the conditions under which music is typically performed in various cultures of the world
     4.Knows that in some cultures, a musician may be a lead guitarist in a rock band
     5.Knows that in some cultures, a musician may compose jingles for commercials
     6.Knows that in some cultures, a musician may be a singer in a Peking opera