Whew! We made it through the first school/teaching stretch of 2012. I didn't take many photos but did take a few of things I'm working on in my classroom. So, to have something to post, here's what you get!
|Kindergarten and 1st grade are going through the Freddie the Frog books,|
learning the lines and spaces of the treble clef.
I also rewrote verse to Froggie went a'courtin'
to help them remember details about the story.
|2nd grade is working on music for their Spring musical.|
|3rd grade is learning rhythms and creating them with popsicle sticks.|
|4th-6th grade is traveling to Jazz music by understanding the styles|
that came before it. We studied Ragtime and learning about Scott Joplin.
Here we were looking at the Maple Leaf Rag and understanding
Not very exciting but it's taken a lot of my free time to create lessons and a curriculum that I can work with. Here's what I've been up to!