Get Your Bearings
Read the Intros to get the big picture and make curriculum choices. Use the Do-Aheads to guide your prep process.
Art & Music
Blabber including a remark about how in 6GRD I provide the Instruments worksheet so the child can check off what he hears while he listens. And, that you should probably print out the definitions for the 8GRD music and let the child have them.